Cost of Raising Kids?

How much do you think it costs to raise a child? Previous estimates have been in the $10,000 to $15,000 per kid per year. The Fraser Institute (in Canada) just came out with...

Started by Chet on 08/23/2013 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/26/2013 by Kelly


Weaning off breastfeeding

I have a 7 mth old girl that I am breast feeding. Well she has four teeth two on top and two on bottom, and she is starting to bite and it don't feel too good. So I would like...

Started by Natalie on 02/05/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/06/2009 by Missy


Weaning Son from breastfeeding.....

I have 4 children (3 daughters and now our son) I have nursed ( 1 of my kids is a step, so it wasn't an option to nurse her)...and so far our son has been the most interesting....

Started by Heather on 07/10/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 07/18/2009 by Princess


5 month old/breastfeeding/attachment!*crazy*

my daughter. so cute. so lovely. happy baby - 85% of the time. LOL i formula fed my son (couldn't nurse). my mom would kick me out for a couple of hours every visit, to allow...

Started by Tiffany on 06/29/2010 in Moms Doin' It Alone

Last update on 08/26/2011 by Ooashx3oo


love to hike but how with a baby

hi im melissa with a son Liam that was born on 11 aug 09. we live in Soth Australia and are wanting some advice on hiking with a little one. how to do it safely? what age to...

Started by Melissa on 09/22/2009 in Hiking Moms

Last update on 10/13/2009 by Christine


Solid Foods

My daughter will be 6 months the 24th. We are just now starting her on solid foods. She was 5 weeks early weighing 4lbs 2oz and is now at 14lbs. The doc said we should wait on...


Taking the bottle away @ night...

Since I have stopped breast feeding @ 10 1/2 months Peyton has always went to bed with a bottle of formula and then would go right on to sleep after he finnished it. His dr....

Started by Courtney on 09/23/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/23/2009 by Michelle


nursing to sleep

Hi everyone, I am a first time mom of a wonderful 7 month old boy. He is such a happy boy, but has never been much of a sleeper. His naps during the day are only 20-60 minutes,...


Joint Dislocation

Has anyone dislocated any of your joints while pregnant? I'm 34 weeks with my second son and this pregnancy has had all kinds of strange things go on. I swung my arm on Saturday...

Started by Jaclyn on 02/15/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 02/16/2010 by Jaclyn