when can they start eating

what are the signs that babies give when they are ready to start eating? everyone keeps telling me to watch for the signs but i have no idea what they are, please help.


Baby Shower

Sunday is my baby shower. Will you please suggest a game you really enjoyed?

Started by Elisabeth on 11/07/2008 in January 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/08/2008 by Roketia


Trying to wean 14 month old...

My daughter is 14 months old now. I've been trying to wean her for the past week or so. I've taken away the daytime feedings but still nurse her right before bed at night. She...



my bubs is 7mths old and fully breastfeed but his grand parents want to have him for a few hours a week and what i would like to know is how much bf milk would i need to express...

Started by Lynette on 01/14/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/15/2009 by Emily


should I worry about low supply?

My son is 9 months old and has never received a drop of formula (I'm quite proud of this). He is taking in organic baby foods and cereals in addition to breast-feeding and...


work is pressuring me to stop nursing

so i work at a day care and i get to bring my son. well i have been working there for about 6 months now and my boss always told me it would be no problem to nurse him so i...

Started by Stephanie on 05/08/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/09/2009 by Stephanie


how can i produce more breastmilk

she doesn't stay on long enough then is still hungry and i have to give her a bottle of formula does anyone know how i can produce more

Started by Christy on 07/29/2012 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/30/2012 by Celeste


Giving 3 month old water.

Hi people, I'm wondering if you have given your 3 month old cool boiled water? Or if you don't think you should, why? All answers appreciated. Just looking for others views on...


Ideas on getting baby girl to sleep better?

I put her to bed at night when she's tired.. usually around 8:30-9pm. I give her a bath and then give her a bottle of formula (she usually drinks about 8-9oz). She'll sleep...

Started by Marla on 04/02/2012 in May 2011 Babies

Last update on 04/19/2012 by Merry


started not sleeping through the night

my son is 4 months and 3 weeks old, he slept right throught the night from 3 weeks old. Then all of a sudden 3 weeks ago he has started waking up 4- 5 times a night. Has anyone...

Started by Belinda on 11/06/2008 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 11/09/2008 by Ivy


Chamomile tea for Babies (colic remedy)

When babies cry, we assume it is natural. Often, these infants cry for want of mother's milk. This is normal and there is nothing to be anxious about. Crying is the only medium...

Started by Julianne on 12/13/2010 in Informed Moms

Last update on 03/10/2012 by Aleks


swine flu

How to protect a breastfed baby if you have swine flu?


what should my baby eat ? help plzz

my baby is seven month old now & i am breasst feeding her i started to introduce solids when she turned six .. i started with potatoes & carrots but i don't konw what else...


Yeast Diaper Rash

I need ideas! We have been dealing with a yeast diaper rash that just refuses to go away. It's going on 2 months now. We have tried... nystatin-perscription lots of naked bum...


Exclusive breastfeeding and sippy cups

My daughter is almost 8 months old and exclusively breastfed (no bottles, pacifiers, or sippy cups). I have been trying to introduce sippy cups for about 2 months, and she still...

Started by Michelle on 09/05/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 09/08/2010 by Shanna


whats some tips

just wondering if anyone has any suggestions in how to get baby to take bottle awake she will take it half asleep but not intreseted if awake please help thats all i can give...