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 Debating Mums!

Last update on 08/14/2010 by Kathy


baby milk or breast feeding

i read a comment on here putting mothers down that have their child on baby milk. wher i know breast milk is better i think it is unfair to put mothers down for this. i would of...


Generational effect on infant feeding choices

Third try here, com keeps eating my posts! Affect or effect? Lol :) So does your moms choice of how to feed her kids affect how you choose to feed yours? Does a bottle...

Started by Merry on 01/01/2012 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 02/14/2012 by Megan


"Breast is Best" slogan.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1288431/Breast-best-slogan-actually-harms-cause.html?ito=feeds-newsxml Apparently the "Breast is Best" slogan is actually doing more...

Started by Sarah on 06/23/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 06/27/2010 by Kathy


why do people judge?

i am pregnant with my third child and i have some firm beliefs and firm on my ways. like with my pregnancy i believe that if everything is healthy that its ok to get your...


Justifications for Formula

I'm just looking for peoples opinions. I EBF my 2 month daughter and would not have it any other way and I plan doing so for a year. I have been encountering people left, right...


La Leche League

I'm not going to be involved in this debate/discussion. I just want to read all of the responses :). LLLI is an organization that seeks to help mothers who want to breastfeed...

Started by Minnie on 04/22/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 06/23/2011 by Karla


'Formula Powered' Onesie

This has been doing the rounds of the Mommy bloggers lately... http://blogs.babycenter.com/mom_stories/formula-powered-onesies-enrage-breastfeeding-advocates/ FORMULA POWERED...

Started by Erin on 09/17/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 09/20/2010 by Melanie


Breastfeeding Law?

Gisele Bundchen believes mothers should breastfeed their babies for six months Photo: REX FEATURES The catwalk star, who lives in the US, risked controversy by saying there...

Started by Sara on 08/03/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 08/13/2010 by Toni


isn't it my choice?

Tyler had his 6mos visit this past Tuesday (I had to keep postponing due to snow). I explained to the doctors, I weaned him from 5-6 8oz bottles to 5-6 6oz bottles, because he...

Started by Vanessa on 01/27/2011 in July 2010 Babies

Last update on 02/16/2011 by Jenny


Negative, negative everywhere

It seems like everywhere I look, all I see is negativity surrounding breastfeeding. Everyone wants to give it up, or at least cut down on it, or not have to do it in public, or...

Started by Tricia on 03/31/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/06/2009 by Connie



I breastfed my daughter for 6 months, as i thought that was enough time for her to get what she needed and to be honest by that time id had enough and was ready to stop. My...

Started by Michelle on 07/30/2009 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 07/31/2009 by Alison



did anyone fail at breastfeeding cos their baby refused to latch on n took to the bottle instead? it was traumatic for me cos i felt there was something wrong with me that i...