New Mom Needs Help

I have a 5 week old baby. I'm feeling very overwhelmed, due to the lack of sleep and to be honest, fear of when my baby's next long period of wakefulness will be. When he is up...


sleeping habits...?

at what age is it ok to let my son cry himself back to sleep at night? My mom tells me that im a horribe mother because i let him cry it out.... i make sure he's not hungry or...

Started by Kristen on 10/02/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 10/03/2009 by Mitch


TMI: So irritated when will it stop?

Sorry I did say TMI though. When the heck am I going to stop bleeding? Liv will be 10wks on Saturday. I have had PP bleeding since birth with a 1 week break in there around...


please help!

My 1 month old sleep from 6pm-22h30pm without waking up for a bottle but then she wakes up drink and then wakes up every 1 and a half hours to eat play or just wants to be with...


Need advice on weaning from bottles

My daughter is 13 months. She has 3 bottles a day, naps and bedtime. For the last few weeks I have replaced the nap bottles with sippy cups. She seemed to be ok with the fact...

Started by Brenda on 07/25/2010 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 07/28/2010 by Becky


Playtime for my boy!

I have been reading many stories from different moms around the world and picked up that many have a schedule for playtime with their children. It has got me wondering as to how...


Involuntary weaning

I have a 6-1/2 month old son who I’ve breastfed since he was born (with the occasional formula supplement). I started him on solids (as recommended by my pediatrician) at 4...

Started by Alison on 12/13/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/13/2010 by Andrea


Introducing a pillow? Sleeping?

Hey ladies. Just though I'd pose a question before I (hopefully) jump into bed. My 7 1/2 month old son has almost always had to be put to bed by me, but over the last month or...


Need help

My 3 month old daughter hasn't been feeling well lately and so she's been feeding every two hours again like she's a newborn. I feel like my breasts aren't able to keep up with...

Started by Morgan on 12/07/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/07/2009 by Morgan


Need Help with my 5 year old!!

I have been a single mom for over a year now. My son Preston just started kindergarden this year. Everything was going good. Up until this past week. He decided that he can't do...

Started by Brandi on 01/29/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Kim


need help w/sleep for me and Abby

Abby is 3mo 3wkd old. She used to sleep through the night from almost birth till 3 weeks ago when i started her in her crib from her bassinette. Her naps during the day were...

Started by Amy on 05/07/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 05/07/2010 by Petula



My son is I feel the worse sleeper of all times. He doesn't want to go to bed until 10pm after a warm bottle and rocking for about an hour. Once he is asleep he is good and...

Started by Melissa on 02/24/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/25/2009 by Lori


solid food

My baby will be 7 months next week she has been eating cereal since 4 months. She is starting to get interested in a second meal. How do I fit in a bottle, cereal, fruits and...


Mom of 8 month old triplets

Hi my name is Kris, I am 30yrs old and I have 8month old trips. They were born in March 09... I was 26wks along when they arrived. It has been a wounderful ride so far. I...

Started by Kris on 12/15/2009 in Triplets

Last update on 03/01/2010 by Sarah


How to wean from bottle to just a sippy cup??

My son is almost 11 months old and I am trying to wean him from a bottle to just a sippy cup but I have heard two different things on how to go about it 1st thing I have heard...

Started by Katie on 02/09/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/10/2011 by Katie