C-section advice

I have a 9 month old and I am due with #2 in June. My doctor told me recently that I will likely need to have a c-section due to a complication with this pregnancy and I am...


older child getting into 1 year old's crib.

please help i am going crazy! my son who is turning 3 in march is all of a sudden climbing into my daughters crib (she is 1 this month). i feel like we have tried everything and...

Started by Rachel on 12/08/2008 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/08/2008 by Rachel


benefits beyond the first year

thought this was interesting (from babyfit.com - http://babyfit.sparkpeople.com/articles.asp?id=696): Breastfeeding: Benefits Beyond the First Year Post-Pregnancy News...

Started by Justine on 12/14/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/15/2008 by Erin



I'm due on May 25th. I just went for a check up everything is going well for me, except the hormones. I cry at the drop of a hat and my highs are high but my lows are very...

Started by Penelope on 01/17/2009 in May 2009 Baby

Last update on 01/28/2009 by Leonie



Okay so my Dr. said my iron levels are low. I am taking iron supplements now with vitamin c 2-3 times a day. I am scheduled for a c-section on March 13 and if my levels don't go...

Started by Christina on 01/23/2009 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/24/2009 by Crystal


Tubes Tied or Essure

Has anyone had their tubes tied or the Essure put in? My husband and I are pretty sure we are done having kids (we have 4 in 4 years and 4 months). I am wondering if anyone...


Can't lose weight!! Help

My son is almost 2 yrs old & it seems like whatever i do i just cannot lose any weight. He was my first child and i gained 50lbs w. him. Im only 21 yrs old. Before i had him my...


How will I know?

My son is 2 weeks old. I tried breastfeeding but it didn't work out. I pumped a little for the first week and also supplemented with formula. But due to complications I decided...

Started by Regina on 01/31/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/31/2009 by Regina


expecting my fourth

Hi I am a 30 year old mother of three children expecting my fourth,I have a 6 and a half year old daughter and a 5 year old daughter and a 2 year old son,I was just told to stay...


Placenta Previa + Swollen Kidneys

I just got back from my doc's appt today and my 20 wk U/S showed a couple of potential problems. 1- Placenta Previa but she said it should fix itself and not to worry b/c its...

Started by Ann on 02/04/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/06/2009 by Keela



Hey, My name is Hannah, my husbands name is Dan and we are currently going through our first deployment! We have an almost 7 month old son named Samuel and I am now raising him...



What brands of organic food have you used and what are your favorites?

Started by Chelseaszidik on 03/03/2009 in Organic Mummies

Last update on 01/11/2010 by Michele


Shes a joy!

I just had my first baby feb 27 09 shes such a blessing, shes perfect in all ways, how much love i have for her is amazing, the pain was worth it! The contractions were hella...

Started by Amanda on 03/04/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 03/14/2009 by Amanda


When to stop working??

Im having my first child in June, but I am currently driving an hour and a half to work every day. How long before my actual due date would you suggest I stop working??


The day before labor??

I'm a second time mom and was wondering what you mommies have experienced the day before or the day of labor. With my first, I woke up with a TON of energy and mowed the yard,...

Started by Haley on 04/02/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 05/06/2009 by Stephanie



Hello everyone, Iam 10 weeks today with my second child. My only concern as of right now is the fact that i have lost weight. I recently had the stomach flu and when i first...