Pumping at Work

I'm new to WMoms and just curious how many women are able or not able to continue breastfeeding because their work life/schedule/flexibility won't allow them to pump?

Started by Hannah on 03/12/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 03/15/2010 by Keisha


New Mom

Hey, my name is Melissa and i have a 3mth old baby girl. Emerson! I am having a hard time in getting her to go to bed at night!! She won't go down at 7ish after her last...

Started by Melissa on 01/13/2009 in October 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/13/2009 by Lorraine


Breastfeeding and Formula

Just curious how many of you are feeding exclusively by breast and how many are exclusively formula feeding - and why you chose to feed formula as opposed to breast?


AVENT Bottles

Has anybody read anything adverse about the brand AVENT bottles. Apparently a study showed in 2007 they contain polycarbonates that can be dangerous when heated.

Started by Lisa on 02/04/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/17/2009 by Bobbi-Jo


Baby refuses to eat anything?

Hello My baby hates feeding time its war all the time. I have tried giving him the suggested finger foods to feed himself or a spoon but I always end up with the food on me...


She hasn't pooped!

My daughter hasn't pooped since Tuesday evening when she had a HUGE BM! She is 3 months old, and is exclusively breastfed. She isn't fussy at all, or acting as though she's in...

Started by Joanna on 10/15/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/16/2009 by Kristen


Doesnt want to stop eating!!

My son Wesley can eat and eat, not so much milk, but solids! he eats about 4 jars of foos a feeding plus cereal. I dont know if he just doesnt know when he is full or just...

Started by Dyanna-Marie on 03/01/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/08/2010 by Sara



How much TV is okay for 2 1/2 year old and a 13 month old. How much TV do you moms allow for your children?


How can I help a 3 year old in pain?

My 3 year old is NOT potty trained yet and last night he had a BIG poop in his diaper. We didn't find it till morning. When we noticed his little bum is all red and VERY sore...


Finger sucking....?!

My four month old daughter has started to suck herring and middle finger as she falls asleep, do you think i should give her a dummy?? Advice please...normally i hate dumies but...

Started by Gud_tyms_crew on 09/17/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 09/18/2010 by Vicki



My daughter regurgitates immediately after feed even after burping....is it normal? do all kids do tht???However she dsnt do it when i breast-feed.


Making unrealistic New Years Resolutions

Ok, on the Welcome page, this woman thinks she will have her 17mo potty trained by next year.........yeah right lady!!!! Whatever happened to self-led potty training? I know...


Is she sleeping too much during the day?

My 7 week old daughter sleeps A LOT! She seems to only spend a few hours awake each day, usually in the evening. How much SHOULD she be awake during the day??? It isn't...


Should I switch to soy based formula?

I am currently pumping breastmilk for my almost 3 month old baby, but just don't have enough for 2 feeds in the night. I at first was supplementing with Similac Advance, which...


Tooth decay???

Hi Recently my 21 month old daughter was taken to the dentist for a check up. Four of her front teeth was rotting from the top. The dentist asked me whether I had been...

Started by Nawaal on 02/17/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/17/2010 by Minnie


How do I do taxes?

I have a small in-home daycare. This is my first year. I receive checks weekly on Fridays. Do I pay taxes for all that I make at the end of the year? How do I keep track? Do I...


How Do I ween my 15 month old off the breast

my daughter is 15 months and i nurse. she uses me as a soother and i cant do it anymore its so time consuming and mentally exhausting. she will NOT go to sleep unless she is...

Started by Rachel on 05/19/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/19/2009 by Melissa