Okay so this is kinda a odd one, but when my husband got deployed I've come back home to stay with my mom and she of course gives me all her advice and tells me what i do wrong...



Now that we are back to fall, our house is getting cooler at night. My son is 18 months old, and each night pushes his blankets off and sleeps on top of them. The last two...

Started by Laura on 09/08/2010 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/11/2010 by Michelle


Keeping warm at night.

My daughter, 19 months, will not keep her covers on her at night. With it being cold at night she often wakes up because she is cold. I have tried the sleeping bag thing but she...

Started by Sarah on 02/10/2010 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/16/2010 by Angela



My lo is almost 6 mos and lately the weather has been really hot so i have tried not to swaddle him while he is sleeping cause otherwise he wakes up super sweaty and breaks out...

Started by Michelle on 06/23/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/24/2010 by Briana


first time mom needs help

my 8 day old son wont sleep in his own crib. I try to put him down both at night and during the day when he sleeps but when i lay him down he wakes up and cries. Last night my...



My daughter is 8 weeks old and has to be swaddled to sleep, when should i stop swaddling her? How do I transition her away from swaddling? Thanks!

Started by Kyana on 07/19/2011 in May 2011 Babies

Last update on 08/26/2011 by Jessica


Tragedy in Haiti

I could not help but think about how many babies will die or suffer malnutrition because their breastfeeding moms have been killed or are seriously injured. Who advocates for...

Started by Geralyn on 01/14/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/19/2010 by Karen


pillows and blankets

around what age do you think or have you switched to using blankets and pillows? I know have my daughter wear a sleep sack and she is almost 2.


swaddling and when to stop?!?!

Iv swaddled my son since he was born, he is now 7 1/2 months old and still likes being swaddled, its the only way he will sleep, but i dont want him to be a year old and still...


Cot climbing

Please I am open to suggesting although I feel 18 months is a lil too young to be putting her in a "big" bed I walked in and she and hooked one leg over the cot rain adn had the...

Started by Bek on 11/10/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/28/2010 by Tamara



My daughter is now 4 months old and i hae swaddled since she was born, it seems like the only way to relax her and she is also a very spastic baby she will instintley throw her...

Started by Cecilia on 11/29/2010 in July 2010 Babies

Last update on 12/28/2010 by Cecilia


Blanket or not?

What is the age when you can put a blanket in the crib with your baby? It is starting to get cold, and I want to make sure it is safe! Thanks!

Started by Elizabeth on 11/09/2008 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/02/2011 by Amy