Breast Pumps and Early Bottles of EBM

Okay, so I'm going to try breastfeeding again. This time, I hope it works better than last time. And I want to get a decent pump, but because of our financial situation and the...



Some of my friends just dont get that me having a child(with no father around) takes a lot of time from me. They never seem to get why I cant go to the bars with them or why it...


new territory..could use some advise on

My daughter is 13 and in the 8th grade. She is a grade above since she just turned 13. She has her first boyfriend which is cute. so keep in mind that most of her friends are...


Gettng to sleep easier

Can anyone help with some pointers for me? My kiddo is so stubborn when it comes to taking a nap that he is crying, rubbing his eyes, or plowing his head into a blanket or...

Started by Sarah on 03/23/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 03/26/2010 by Lori


baby weight

so, i gained 50lbs with my daughter. she is now 3 1/2 months. i've lost 40lbs and should lose 20 more after that. i am nursing, exercising 3 days a week, and trying to eat...


Breastfed baby not gaining weight?

I need some advice. I just brought my exclusively breastfed, nine month old baby girl in for her checkup and she has dropped from 16lbs 5oz at 7 months to 16lbs 1oz at 9 months...


What to do with a child who gets kicked off the bus?

Hello I am new here. I am and tribally enrolled Native American. I live in the NW and am here to gain understanding and knowledge. My 15 yr old son, travels 15 miles on way to...

Started by Rena I on 04/05/2013 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 04/05/2013 by ♫ Shawnn ♪♫♫


Tips for bottle weening my one year old twins

Just wondering at what age your twins were when you took away the bottle? My twins just turned one, and they are underweight for their age, (0-5th percentile) and they are...

Started by Cari on 04/25/2009 in Twins

Last update on 06/07/2011 by Lacey


my 20mth old has stopped sleeping

this is so strange asking for advice as i have 3 other children and thought that i would never again need to ask for it, however my 4th child as beutiful as she is, has proven...


Story Time

Hey All, Tell about something ya all did that you and your child had a blast doing. Take Care :)


Depression and PPD?

There have been plenty of times where I have 'not liked' my husband over our 4 years of marriage. I've always loved him and our fights never last more than an hour or so. I...


What makes a "good mother"?

Do you find yourself worrying ALL the time about if your a good mother or not? i have a daughter that is 2 and a half months old and shes my world. I love her more than life...


Just need support

Hey everyone! I am new here, just reaching out for someone who knows how I feel. My ex-husband and I have been divorced for about 5 years now, our son is 6 years old. We have...