1 tsp salt 1 tsp ground oregano 1 tsp all-purpose flour ½ tsp ground black pepper ½ tsp Italian seasoning ½ tsp garlic powder ½ tsp onion powder ¼ tsp cayenne pepper...


Any advice how to ween a 22 month old.

He eats table food. Drinks from both straws & toddler cups. But when he's hurt, sick or tired he wants to nurse. We have tried telling him he's a big boy now and that there...


Green Poo

My daughter who is 3 months has been having green poo for the past 5 days. She is our third and we've been down the green poo path before with our 2 boys, however this one has...

Started by Jackie on 01/26/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/27/2009 by Tammy


Any October 2nd babies?

My little girl was due September 25th but I elected to have an induced labor on 10/2. Two weeks before she was born I had an ultrasound to see how big she was. At that time they...


Pumping at work?

If anyone else is trying to keep up the milk supply by pumping at work, I could use some advice. When things get hectic at the office, slipping away to pump is so difficult....


Welcome Sparkies!!!

I just celebrated my one year anniversary at SparkPeople.com and I LOVE it! It has given me tools to transform my life and live a healthier more active one at that! So - jump...

Started by Karrilee on 01/28/2009 in SparkPeople Moms

Last update on 02/24/2010 by Misty


What to feed my child

I dont know what to feed my child for dinner every night. The only thing she eats is rice, chicken and noodles. She refuses to eat any of this food together. she hates...


I hate my Veggies

My three yr old just simply will not eat veggies. It doesn't matter what we try what it is he refuses. Our pediatrician suggested putting that and only that on his plate and...


Teaching kids to be unselfish

Does anybody have ideas or thoughts on how to help kids become more empathetic and unselfish? My 9 and 7 year old daughters really need a good lesson in empathy when it comes...

Started by Sarah on 02/08/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 02/09/2009 by Charlotte



Before my daughter was born I was the mom that swore my child would never wear anything but the best diapers. Huggies, Pampers. But when times get tough, times get tough. I...

Started by Cathy on 02/21/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 02/21/2009 by Jamie


Decrease in drinking?

My baby was sick with RSV so I was home with her for 3 days. Now she won't take a bottle for daycare (the bottles are breastmilk). She's drinking like 1-3 oz. at a time...

Started by Stephanie on 02/23/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/24/2009 by Stefani


Anyone heard of poultry allergy?

My son has had ecsema since he was a baby. He is now almost 9 years old. We have tried different creams but none really work. He hates putting the creams or lotions on because...


Baby not Sleeping

My baby is 7.5months. He is going through vases at the moment and keeps getting sick, so now he's not sleeping during the night due to constant coughing and runny nose and...


2 1/2 year old daughter wont use her silverware!!

My daughter will not consistently use her fork and spoon while eating. I feel like I have to constantly tell her that she has to use it. She would just rather use her fingers...

Started by Jeanna on 03/11/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/11/2009 by Karen