breast feeding

okay, I gave birth at home and was told that breastfeeding woulld be best but the pain was so intense that I do half breast and half formula, how do I cope, i really want to...

Started by DeNeshia on 03/10/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/13/2009 by Tiph


13mo old nursing...still!

I know many women say to be strong and not to give in for nursing when your ready to wean, my son is 13mo, and it has just been miserable trying to ween him. I'm down to one...

Started by Karen on 03/26/2011 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 03/28/2011 by Cara


Disappearing breastmilk

My milk supply is declining after only 5 months. I'm drinking tons of water. What else can I do to increase it?

Started by Natalie on 06/02/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 06/03/2010 by Vicki



Hey everyone, I'm new to the group! My names Catherine and I have a 4 and a half month old boy who is obviously needy, and I'm supposed to start back at school in jan. I'm only...

Started by Catherine on 11/05/2009 in Student Moms

Last update on 11/06/2009 by Emmy


How do you get the Mom in law to back off nicely?

My husband has 4 kids without me I have 2 without him and we have 1 baby together she is 6mnths. I work and he is laid off so he is at home with the kids. Today they (my mother...

Started by Dwayna on 06/01/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 12/21/2012 by Jen



A lot has been going on in my life as of recently. I am now terrified and in need of some reassurance. Background: Every since I could remember, I have never been good enough...

Started by Lauren on 01/22/2011 in Single Moms

Last update on 01/26/2011 by Amanda


stopping at one child?

I would like to address all the moms of only kids (and who are only children themselves) and anyone else contemplating family size: what are your thoughts on stopping at one...


Certificate of Citizenship

Greetings! I have a question for those who have already completed the certificate of Citizenship for their child. I am in the middle of getting the paperwork done and am a...


Any Diabetics??

I was diagnosed with Diabetes a few weeks ago (a little early because I had all the symptoms) and am now insulin-dependent. The docs are unsure if it's just gestational or if...

Started by Melanie on 03/30/2009 in July 2009

Last update on 04/25/2009 by Melanie


Do I or Do I not breastfeed???

I have 2 girls and my oldest who is 10 now and an almost 9 year old. My older daughter and I tried breastfeeding and I became frustrated and quite and I did not try with my 2nd...

Started by Jennifer on 06/21/2012 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/22/2012 by Joanna