Formula advice for fostered baby... HELP

So my mum became guardian of my (now) 8 month old nephew, 2.5 months ago. He has been formula fed since birth and I have a few questions (I have only expresses and bottle fed...

Started by Eleisha on 01/26/2010 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Sophie


helping a friend

i have a close friend, just had her baby and is determined to breast feed... she is having problems with latching and she asked me for some help because i had problems in the...


If you had a high risk pregnancy...

If you had a righ risk or very difficult pregnacy, even if you knew you would most likely having a preemie...did it bother you when people with healthy babies and normal...

Started by Tania on 02/24/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 03/07/2010 by Amalie


Drama Drama Drama

Does anyone else out there feel like there life is a big soap opera? It just seems like if everythings going good with my ex, then his ex is giving us issues and vice versa....

Started by Gena on 02/25/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 03/05/2010 by Casey


Taking hubby for granted?

I have some thing i just need to get off of my chest.. that i feel horrible about... My husband does so many wonderful things for me and my son... He cleans when I work.. he...


Living Vicariously Through Children

Pageants, sports, musical instruments, ballet, homecoming queen/king, class president, student body president, cheerleading... the list goes on and on of feats we all 'wish' we...

Started by ?? on 04/12/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/13/2010 by Amie


Bottles to get to sleep

My daughter is almost 9 months and the only way she falls asleep at night is when she has her bottle...can someone help me find away to stop this I tried just letting her cry to...

Started by Tamara on 04/13/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 04/18/2010 by Colleen


dog and baby

Okay,did any of you have a dog before the birth of your child. And if so how has the do reacted to the child. The reason I am asking is because my son has begun to stand and...

Started by Kendall on 04/20/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/21/2010 by Elysia


Pregnate n alone

Im going throught a really hard time righ now. Im 30 weeks pregnate with my second child, n find myself doing it alone. My baby daddy left about two weeks ago, came back this...



I moved to Florida in February and my mother hated it, mainly she hated me being married to my husband and him putting the idea of a move into my head. She decided to go for...


Kids and sports/activities

Hi ladies! My husband and I have been talking about this a lot lately since our oldest is 4 and is now old enough to play T-ball. What age do you ladies think a child should be...


10 month olds...

I had never really thought that there was any alternative to smacking before joining COM. Now I'm really sure that I don't want to use smacking as discipline at all if I can...


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


picky eater not gaining weight

HI, I am looking for ideas on how to get my 16 month old daughter to eat. Her corrected age is 13 months. She was willing to try new foods in the beginning and now she throws...

Started by Marci on 09/01/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 09/22/2010 by Donna


Am I expecting too much from my 2 yr old?

My daughter is very smart and hit all her milestones early and has the vocabulary of most 4 yr olds...but when it comes to potty training she seems to be taking forever to get...

Started by Kelsi on 09/08/2010 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/08/2012 by Ellen



ok here goes (sorry if it sounds like im ranting) me and my partner have 2 sons (aged 1+ 2). we've done everything we can to make them happy, but my two year old keeps askin...