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  • Forum Thread: Baby sleeps while eating

    My baby is 6 weeks old and just started falling asleep every time he eats. As soon as I put him down he cries. I feed him again and it keeps happening. I takes about 2 hours to get the whole bottle down. What can I do? I tickle his feet, call his name and burp him. Anyone have any other sugestions? This...
  • Forum Thread: Solids trouble with 18 mo old

    My daughter has always given difficulty when it's come to eating solids. Since the beginning she's had to be distracted while eating. Keeping her attention away from eating. As of lately, she has been accepting bites and spoons without requiring a distraction; however, randomly, she just chews...
  • Forum Thread: Little boy not eating solid food

    Hello everyone, My little boy will be a year next week and I have tried all i can think of with feeding him solid food. He will eat the stage 2 baby food, rice cereal ,and drinks formula.. Everytime I try to give him something else such as a puff or anything along those lines he gags and spits it...
  • Forum Thread: Hissy fits during table feeding time

    My son is 9 months old and recently started throwing fits while we table feed him. It usually stems from me not letting him grab the spoon. I read in a book that you should let your baby play with the spoon and try to feed himself, but all he does is chew on the spoon and smear food on the tray. He's...
  • Forum Thread: Length of time to breastfeed?

    I am going to be returning to work soon. I am currently pumping breastmilk at home and initially decided to stop before I go back to work. I feel a little guilty about not providing my son with something so special. I have pumped for almost 3 months. Should I be happy that I was able to at least provide...
  • Forum Thread: Burping Issues

    I am a 19 year old first time mother, I had my son a week ago and I am formula feeding him because I found breastfeeding difficult. I noticed that after I feed him he sometimes gets the hiccups. I was told that this happens when he isn't burped, which sometimes I have a difficult time burping him...
  • Forum Thread: Newborn Twins, Supplementing, help

    I just recently gave birth to identical twin girls on October 31. We started breastfeeding in the hospital and everything was going good. They did have to be supplemented the first night, because I had some issues after delivery and they had to eat. But then was straight breastfeeding. Then on our first...
  • Forum Thread: feeding and sleeping cycles

    I have been trying to get my daughter, who just turned 8 weeks to sleep more through the night. At first she seems to wake up as soon as her music turns off, but after about midnight she sleeps better. I have just started last week and I have been trying three hour feeding cycles. I'm just not sure...
  • Forum Thread: Starting breastfeeding after Formula.. First time mom

    My daughter was just born on 8/19. In the hospital she was given formula due to her blood sugar dropping and rising and me being to ill to breastfeed. My fourth day in the hospital I was given a pump but when trying to use it I couldn't express. On our 5th day we saw a breastfeeding consultant who...
  • Forum Thread: My 8 month old daughter needs to drink water, HOW?

    The MD said with the increased intake of solid puree food our daughter needs to get more fluid so she isnt constipated, which recently happened. Now we try sippy cups ad she holds them right but bites on the sippy part but dosent sip. We also try a cup and she takes some in but then lets it dribble out...
  • Forum Thread: Breast Pumps...

    Does anyone have any recommendation on a breast pump. I am borrowing the Medela Pump in Style from a friend and it is working out well. I am thinking of maybe buying a pump of my own. I will be going back to work in a couple weeks and will be pumping in my car. My neighbor recommended to get a Ameda...
  • Forum Thread: Feeling Judged

    Hi! I'm new to these boards as well as to mommy-hood altogether. I just had my son a little over 3 weeks ago (he was born February 15th) and though my original plan was to exclusively BF, I ended up deciding to pump and supplement with formula. In the process of doing so, though, I found an incredible...
  • Forum Thread: New mommy with breastfeeding concerns. Maybe I'm just paranoid?...

    I just had my first child, a little girl, on September 25th and have been breastfeeding exclusively since an hour after her birth. I am worried that she may not be eating enough despite the fact that she wets about 6 diapers a day, has about 2-3 bowel movements and all of the other signs of proper nutrition...
  • Forum Thread: Back to breastfeeding?

    HELLO! SOMEONE PLEASE HELP!!! MY BABY IS ALMOST 3 MNTHS & I STOPED BREAST FEEDING A MNTH AGO! I FEEL VERY GUILTY! I FEEL LIKE IM NOT TRYING ENOUGH TO GIVE HER THE BEST! DO YOU THINK ITS TO LATE FOR ME TO GO BACK TO BREASTFEEDING??? I AM DESPERATE TO KNOW, & I KNOW THAT I AM DRYING OUT!!! PLEASE...