I'm so glad to have found this group!

I have been around babies my whole life, so I really thought having one of my own was going to be so much easier. I finally discovered that she is "high need" it's NOT that I am...



My son is 1 and has alleries. Like a runny nose, cough and congestion. No fever, so I'm told it is allergies. Well there isn't much I can find that you can do for allergies for...


Breast Feeding Opinion

I have type 1 diabetes and I'm not sure if I want to breast feed. With my first child, I had a lot of issues with my sugar getting really low while I was breast feeding/pumping...

Started by Melinda on 03/29/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 03/31/2010 by Danielle


Is it safe to breastfeed while pregnant?

My son is a year old and I'm about two months pregnant with my second. Both the lactation counselor/Nurse Practitioner at my pediatricians office and my OBGYN said to wean...


Eczema!!! end of my tether!!!

Since I got pregnant with my now 17 month old Ive developed eczema which in time has got worse and worse. Its now all over my hands and is incredibly painful and itchy (weird...

Started by Vixi on 06/17/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/19/2010 by Cristina


carseats and smoking.....

Well I was "informed" by a dr today that "its perfectly fine for you to place Eric forward facing in the car now" well i have read the carseat recommendations and watched the...

Started by Merry on 07/01/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/03/2010 by *Fluffy Bunnies


Time to Eat

I have a stubbon eater. He is picky and just does not want to eat sometimes. Sometimes he will love certain foods, other times he will not touch them. He is like that when it...


Irritated with step child

We have four children between the two of us. I have one daughter - age 6; he has two daughters 6 and 12; and we have a new son 9 weeks. We try to always give each child their...


Racial Identity

My son attends a nearly all caucasion school and he is biracial, me being caucasion and his father african-american. He never draws brown people anymore, even in a self...



My little girl is waking four times a night. Sometimes screaming. We have tried many different techniques with no success. Just when she starts to get better, it all goes...

Started by Donna on 11/08/2008 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 11/10/2008 by Kelly


child # 2?? undecided...

I have a 3 year old son, and I'm trying to decide if I want another and when. Do you have any advice or any opinions about having a second child and how long (or not long) to...

Started by Jamie on 09/17/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/19/2009 by Tina


Going back to work

Just wondering if anyone can help? I am currently still breast-feeding my son (who just turned 11 months old) and I am going back to work next year part time. (Primary School...



My daughter Xaina just turned five months on the 19th and she has started to scoot, which is great but she only goes backward or to the side. It's funny because when she is on...

Started by Xandria on 12/29/2009 in July 2009

Last update on 01/10/2010 by Ashley


Do you take your 2 year old to the dentist

I have taken my son to the dentist since he was 18 months (today will be his 3rd visit). I don't have dental insurance and the pediatric dentist charges me a lot of money. My...

Started by Darcy on 01/11/2010 in July 2007 Babies

Last update on 03/02/2010 by Lauren


Milk Decreasing

Hello Ladies! I have been BF'd for 3 months. She mostly got all BM for the first 2 months, but the last month we have been supplementing due to me pumping at work, my (still)...

Started by Renee on 06/09/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 06/10/2010 by Renee


Sleep! Why won't you sleep!?

So, my little 8 month old is really having trouble getting to sleep. Or rather, we are having our hands full trying to get her to sleep. Night sleeps are ok, not easy, but ok....

Started by Angela on 04/09/2010 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 04/13/2010 by Angela