Is my son to young to wean him off the breast?

My son is going to be 9 months on jan 12..And the only time i bf him is to get him to sleep so i guess you can say im a big soother to him, because when he falls asleep on me he...

Started by Turquoise on 01/09/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/15/2010 by Cindy


Screaming child... any advice??

Hi all- I'm a first time mom to a 14 month old boy. Lately he's been screaming at the top of his lungs whenever he is happy, mad, excited... you name it and he will scream! In...

Started by Heidi on 01/19/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/20/2009 by Amber


intro to first foods

I've read to introduce sweet potatoes and avocodos 1st to baby's instead of rice cereals. Any thoughts? And what about before 6 months?


Hod do you feed cereal?

I have read many posts from moms and always say they have 2tb of cereal and fruit, but wonder what you mix the tb of cereal with. i mix them with 2oz of breatsmilk and feed her...

Started by Sandra on 02/15/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/15/2009 by Britany


Weaning at 10mnths

My little boy is now 10mnths old and won't eat anything hard or with lumps in. He will only eat the 4-6mnth jars of food and i've tried making my own food for him and he doesn't...


weening a 5 month old advice please.

Hi everyone ive just started to ween my daughter who is 5 months, ive tried her on the baby rice for a week now she doesn't seem to enjoy it ive been told by my health visitor...


my son has had diarreah for 6 days now

My son has had diarreah for 6 days now. It it slowly getting better, but does anyone know what foods are good to help firm it up? He threw up last Sunday and then Wednesday...


Melatonin and Breastfeeding

Does anyone know why you can't take melatonin while breastfeeding? There was a warning on the label. I am so tired and am looking for help in sleeping. The baby is 6 months...

Started by Jaime on 09/17/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/20/2009 by Danaë


Constantly Drinking

My son always wants something to drink. He might get distracted for 30 minutes at a time, but after that he'll keep reminding me every few minutes that he wants a drink. I...


Guilty Pleasures

Hi everyone! I was just wondering what everybody's "guilty pleasures" are. TV shows you enjoy, or things you absolutely love doing that help you get through the day sometimes...

Started by Danielle on 01/18/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/18/2010 by Danielle



how can i get my son to take a nap when we stay home? he doesn't seem to get tired until 5 or 6 six and then wants to get up when its time for bed, also whats the best thing to...

Started by Chloe on 01/25/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/31/2010 by Chloe


BF baby starting to favor bottle???

My baby is almost 3 months old now. I started back to work about 3 weeks ago. So since I've been back to work he's had to have a bottle all day usually 3 days a week. Just these...


Bags under babies eyes

Does anyone have a baby who has what looks like bags under their eyes? My daughter is 11 and a half months old and she gets alot of sleep everyday but she still seems to have...

Started by Melissa on 07/23/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 03/08/2011 by Brittany


low iron???

My pediatrician said my sons iron level is a little bit low and he needs a multivita with iron. why would a BFing baby need iron supplements?? i thought breast milk was perfect...

Started by Racheal on 08/04/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/04/2010 by Racheal


When is the best time to stop breastfeeding?

My daughter just turned 18 months, and I've tried to stop breastfeeding but i have not had an easy time doing so. She cries to be fed every night, so its been really difficult...