La Leche League

This is for the mommies that have attended or do attend LLL meetings....What is your feedback positive/negative about these meetings? Did you find them helpful? Feel free to...

Started by Jenna on 02/12/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/13/2009 by Angela


Breastfeeding- how long is too long in your opinion?

This is stemming from the other thread about the Duggars. One poster stated that over 6 months was just strange and another poster stated that WHO says that 2 years is perfect....

Started by ♥♪Megan♫♥ on 12/22/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 02/01/2012 by Aleks


New circumcision research is changing minds

re-posted from cafemom It's hard to find a more contentious parenting issue than male circumcision. Okay, extended nursing in public -- that might do it. But if you want a...

Started by Katherine on 02/24/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/16/2011 by Sarah


BF'ing - how old is too old

So on my way to work this morning this topic came up b/c there was a judge (not sure exactly where, but I live in the northeaster US) who ruled that a woman must stop...


does breastfeeding really hurt?

I'm an expecting mom and I plan on breastfeeding. I have heard horror stories about how it really hurts. Is this true? If so, does the pain ever go away?

Started by Heather on 07/28/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/06/2011 by Angela


Moms Who Pump and Formula Feed?

I am wanting to pump and formula feed my twins when they come, i dont know anything about it. Could you please tell me how you went about it and anything else that could help,...


breast feeding

Does anyone know the name of a good breast feeding book for mum and dad.want it for my niece.water intake,foods...expressing....


Everyone is telling me to wean my baby!

My younget is turning one next week and this morning my dh told me it would be "wierd" if I kept breast feeding her past her birthday.Now, round here its not uncommon NOT to...


extended breastfeeding

While I am an avid pro-breastfeeding mom, I am not into allowing my children to self-wean. They were all weaned by 2.5 years. That was long enough for me. What do you think...

Started by Tara on 08/09/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/14/2010 by Kathy


How's breastfeeding going? Updates!

So it's been a few months, how are you guys doing with breastfeeding? Is it getting easier? Do you feel confident your body knows what it's doing? Are you comfortable nursing...

Started by Merry on 08/15/2011 in May 2011 Babies

Last update on 09/13/2012 by Nicole