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...


age gap

I have a 4 year age gap between my two boys and the new arrival will have a years age gap. my biggest fear is not having a close family. Will it work??

Started by Kay on 04/04/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/05/2009 by Gabrielle



My name is Christi. I have a 9 month old little girl. She is very busy but thankfully I am able to stay home and enjoy every minute of her precious little life.

Started by Christi on 04/09/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/10/2009 by Christi


Fetal heartbeat at 10 weeks

I had and ultrasound at 7 weeks and saw the baby and heard the heartbeat but at my 10 week visit they couldn't detect it with a doppler. They said it was fine and to come back...


My God's Miracle

Hi, I'm 21years old, and my baby girl(Lee-Ann) was born on August 17, 2008. She was born almost 4months prem, I had an induction at 24weeks pregnancy as there was a great risk...

Started by Melissa on 04/17/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/07/2009 by Karla



Where do you stand on adoption?? Has anyone ever given their child up for adoption, and if so, why? I'll share my own story later on.

Started by Sarah on 04/27/2009 in Pro-Life Mothers

Last update on 01/27/2010 by Tara


when what & why

At what age did your kid/s start teething? What teeth came in first? So far what as been your favorite , hardest , most fun, & cant wait for age ? & why?


Update on trying to nurse while pregnant

For a while I tried nursing our little one while pregnant. My milk supply has all but disappeared. She no longer wants to nurse at night and certainly won't do it during the...

Started by Candace on 04/30/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/30/2009 by Candace


getting induced on the 6th and a bit sad....

i have been dilated this pregnancy since 29 weeks, so i was on bedrest for 6 weeks till i was 35 weeks prego. it was awful, i couldnt even hold my son (hes 21 months) BUT i am...

Started by Missy on 05/04/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 05/05/2009 by Heather


Irregular Periods

Hi all! I'm new here and in need of advice. I had my first child on the 12th of February. I had about four weeks of postpartum bleeding then had my first period three weeks...