Feeding a preemie

My son was born at 32 weeks. After 42 days in the NICU we are at home and struggling to get him to wake up to eat and eat enough to have good weight gains. He was 2 lbs. 15 oz....


Rainy day activities?

Looking for some new rainy day/inside activites for my children to do. All suggestions much appreciated

Started by Ashleigh Jade on 03/20/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/24/2011 by Heather


3 hours worth of feeding ...and counting!?

My child is 10 days old and for the past few days I feel like he's been eating for hours at night....I finally started to record the feedings tonight and for the past 3 hours he...

Started by Samantha on 09/23/2013 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/06/2013 by Molissa


Kinder Gentler Ferberizing, anyone?

Is anyone out there doing the Kinder Gentler Ferberizing where you put the baby in the crib but remain with her until she falls asleep? We just started it three days ago and...

Started by Emily on 10/15/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/16/2010 by Emily


Anyone else having a hard to settle baby?

My 6mo old daughter is very hard to settle to sleep. The only way to get her to go to sleep is by lying down feeding her (either in our big bed or in her cot, which we have put...



My son is 3 1/2 and has always had a strong aversion to being in water. We have tried brushing, which has helped, and he is much better in the bath tub, but any other...


Children at bedtime.....

I have been battling with my two daughters since they could walk and talk during bedtime. I cant seem to do anything to get those girls to just go to sleep. I believe it has...


Scared to put 2 in I

I have a 21 month old and a seven month old. My seven month old goes down at seven while my 21 month old goes down at nine. I only have two rooms and cannot fit a crib in my...


Sleeping and schudules...

My son was born at 29wks and has been sleeping from about 1130pm-about 7am for the last 2 months or so...Just resently going to bed and even napping is a huge struggle, you can...

Started by Amanda on 12/18/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 12/20/2010 by Amanda



I love breastfeeding my one year old son and I don't want to stop. The problem I have is that he won't go to sleep for me except when he is nursing. How can I wean him of of...

Started by Melissa on 05/10/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/28/2010 by Megan