New mom of twins

Hi Everybody, Wow am I glad to see this group! Not everybody understands the stress of being a FF wife. My husband works a 24/48 schedule and I work on his 48. As parents of...



Okay, so I knew (and dreaded) that when teething time came, we'd have to make certain changes... but I don't know what they are. Joey, (five months old) has two bottom teeth...

Started by Holly on 04/22/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/23/2009 by Jennifer



my daughter will not latch so there for i am having to pump but how often should i be pumping?

Started by Brieanna on 09/13/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/14/2009 by Crystal


still nursing, need help

i've been trying to figure out how to ween my baby. i have two older kids and they weened themselves, but my youngest doesn't want to stop. i know partly it is my fault, but...

Started by Heather on 09/03/2010 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 10/24/2010 by Nikki


Help, dd will not wean!!

I have an 18 month old who is adamant she HAS to nurse. I'm ok with her nursing at nap and bed but she nurses 4-5 times a day, sometimes more. She would never take a bottle...


HELP sleeping problem

Hi everyone! My baby boy who is 8 1/2 months now has always been a good sleeping. Lately though, he's been waking up between 3 and 4am wide awake ready to start his day. It's a...


can i handle number 2?

Im 20 and have a 5 1/2 month old and already take care of her myself cuz my fiance/baby daddy doesn't help. Now im accidentally pregnant again and am worried bout being able 2...


so tired

My 8 week old is bf and is wanting me between 1 and 3 hours all day and night. I gather that this is normal but I'm losing steam. I have a 2 year old as well and she's running...

Started by Hannah on 08/29/2013 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/30/2013 by Sarah


Can't sleep!

For days now I have gotten my 4 month to fall asleep by 10pm. My husband and her sleep while I sit there awake. For instance tonight is a perfect example it's 2am and they have...


Is it about jealousy, money..... what??????

For those that don't know, I'm a SM to a 13 year old. My SS lives with my husband and I, only seeing his mother every other weekend. I really CAN'T figure out BMs motivation...

Started by Sherri on 03/17/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 03/25/2011 by Sherri


napping problems

Any suggestions on how to get a 5 month old to nap better? My son will sleep well at night - goes right to sleep about 6:45 is up once to feed and wakes between 5:30 and 7 am....


Need tips on indroducing solid foods.

Hello everyone :D I just need a few tips on starting my first born on solid foods. Hes four months and he has eczema so I'm confused on what signs to look for if he has an...



Im in need of ideas to help my 9 month old son to sleep through the night again. Hes getting more teeth, and wanting to sleep with me through the whole night, I dont mind...


Sharing some sleep help

I never knew how hard it would be to get up in the middle of the night with a baby. It's exhausting and becomes frustrating when you read about other mothers who have babies...


not sleeping

Hi My daughter has always been brilliant when it came to bed time. Come 7.30pm she took a drink of milk and walked herself to the door waving goodnight as she went (she only...

Started by Sarah on 09/07/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/07/2010 by Jenni


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