Nursing and solids

Hello Everyone, My son is 6 months old and has just started solids. Before that I was nursing exclusively and would pump and occasional bottle for my husband to give him. He is...

Started by Amy on 10/20/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/05/2009 by Connie



My son is 10 years old and wants to eat all the time. How do I get him to stop without hurting his feelings?

Started by Nancy on 10/27/2009 in Back-to-School

Last update on 11/07/2009 by Marti


My toddler is SUCH a picky eater!!

I'm about at my wits end here. My 3yr old dtr is such a picky eater it is ridiculous, literally, if it isn't candy, mac-n-cheese, or plain pasta, she won't touch it. She weighs...

Started by Samantha on 07/01/2010 in May 2007 Babies

Last update on 07/28/2010 by Iridescent


am i weaning right?

My daughter Just turned one so now I've decided I want to be done with breastfeeding. Don't get me wrong I loved it, its a great bonding thing and I lovedthat it was only...


Birthday time

Our babies are turning 2....what type of party do you throw when they dont have many friends (not in daycare) nor have family near by? Do you think they will remember if you...

Started by Angela on 05/26/2009 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 06/16/2009 by Angela


Kiddieland in Melrose Park

We just took our 4 year old to Kiddieland yesterday. Growing up in the Chicagoland area, I went to Kiddieland SEVERAL times when I was her age and older. When we were there...

Started by Andriana on 07/13/2009 in Chicagoland Mommies

Last update on 10/30/2009 by Michelle


Birthday Party Dilemma.....

My children are 23 months apart in age turning 4 and 6 this year. Birthday's are 31/2 weeks apart. I'm having a hard time deciding whether to have one big party for the both of...

Started by Christina on 02/20/2011 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 02/23/2011 by Christina


Varicella vaccine?

Hi Ladies, I know vaccines are a hot topic these days, but my question is a little different than the typical rhetoric. I'm wondering how people feel about the varicella...

Started by User on 10/27/2008 in April 2007 Babies

Last update on 11/09/2008 by Jana



This may be a silly question (although I'd like to think no question is), but when should I start laying baby down for "nap times"? At this point he still just sleeps when he...


Single mom

Hello fellow December moms.... Wondering if anyone out there is a single mama doing this by themselves- whew what a job.... But I do have to say it's the BEST job!!! Just would...


Breastfeeding problem through night

My baby is 11 months and still wakes up through night several times and never return back to sleep without breastfeeding.I tried to give hime bottle instead, or his pacifier or...


Moving to Pensacola FL

Hi. My name is Jen. I am a 22 year old SAHM and NAVY wife. I have two tots, my son Clay who is two and daughter Ana who is one. My husband is getting stationed in NAS...



My daughter is 3.5 months old and she does quite well with sleeping. The only problem I have is that she will go to sleep at 11:30 pm. She'll sleep till about 5-7 am, wake up to...


How do you wean a clingy toddler?

Help, I think I am losing my mind. My daughter will be two years old next month, and she still wants to nurse constantly! I never had a plan of when to stop or anything,...

Started by Jeramie on 04/23/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/05/2011 by Shastin