Results for New mom
  • Forum Thread: alot of sleeping during the last two months

    during the last two months Leland has been taking lots of naps but she is making lots of progress she is starting to hold her toys and open her eyes more and more thumb sucking
  • Forum Thread: New mom to a preemie girl

    My girl was born 6 weeks early on Aug 20th. 3 1/2 lbs. I'm new to this mom thing and since she is growing like a weed and doing beyond expectations of the doctors and nurses, so I'm sure I'm doing what's right. She's was over 7lbs at her last weigh check a couple weeks ago. Though...
  • Forum Thread: New Mom to Preemie Boy

    My son was born August 23rd 2011 @ 34 weeks and 1 day. I went into severe preeclampsia in a matter of 12 hours. At 11:23pm that day my son was born by c-section weighing 6 lbs 12 ozs. I have Type 1 diabetes and even though well controlled he was still a big boy. He stay in the intermediate nursery...
  • Forum Thread: Preemie babies/separation anxiety

    My baby was born 11 weeks early. Although he is a healthy 8 month old (chronological age) his corrected age is 6 months. I have worked really hard on getting him into a bed time routine. Its bath, bottle and bed. He will sleep from 7:30/8pm- 5am. Here lately he has been waking up at random times. I know...
  • Forum Thread: hey everyone

    i came here to make some new friends and talk about our babies and maybe get some help on somethings i still have questions about
  • Forum Thread: 22yrs old 1st time mommy TWIN BOYS

    Hello everyone lookin foward for advice and tips as well as comfort when my lil guys are sleep !!!!!!!!!!! so far so good !!!!!!!
  • Forum Thread: Washing Baby Clothes & Diaper Changes.....

    Hey guys! I'm expecting my first baby in early October and I was just wondering if you guys could help me with a few questions.... -Do you need to wash brand new baby clothes? I've heard some people say yes, because the dye could potentially harm their skin. Others say no. I'm confused...
  • Forum Thread: I'm adopting a baby and I have no idea what I'm doing. This is my first child...help...

    ok...so i recently decided to adopt a newborn baby girl. She is due May 16, 2012 and I'm scared to death. I don't even know where to begin when it comes to preparing for a new baby. All I know is I want to love her, protect her, and help her become a beautiful person. God willing that will happen...
  • Forum Thread: Cloth Diapers

    I want to use cloth diapers once my baby is born. I like the idea of being eco-friendly and having less diaper rash to deal with. There is so much conflicting information out there. I've gotten a little bit bogged down in all of it. Any advice or tips for what I should look for?
  • Forum Thread: Advice or some tips.

    im a mother to a 7 1/2 month boy. im a stay at home mom and i seem to always be busy with my son and cant get some house work done. ive tried putting him in the walker or carrier but its not working. ive also tried while he naps but he take 2 naps a day and i end up relaxing getting ready for when he...
  • Forum Thread: Getting my 7 1/2 month old to sleep through the night......

    He has a routine he likes to follow every night we have dinner at 5:30 he wants to take a nap at 6 (he only sleeps 30 minutes top)...then we play until 8 at which time he is ready for his bath....by 8:45 he is ready for a bottle and I put him to bed. We have been doing this for the past couple of months...
  • Forum Thread: New mom

    Hi This is the first time I have written anything on this site... I have been reading a lot of the boards and think it is great how supportive every one seems. I just had my first child on the 14th of March. My son Jaeger is my angel. He was born at 32 weeks and is still in the NICU. I feel like such...
  • Forum Thread: Split holidays

    I'm a new mom 21yrs old. I have a 7mo old. His father is rarely in the picture. He expects me to take our son to visit his grandma every month along will all the other responsibilities of being a parent I take on. I like his grandma she is very nice to our son and she is the only one in my ex's...
  • Forum Thread: Want to meet other new mommies - DALLAS, TX

    I have a 7 week old son and I would like to either join or start a "mommy circle" of friends. Any takers?
  • Forum Thread: 1 year mark

    Hello Mamas! Im new to this site..and my lil guy is already coming up on his first birthday (i cant believe i just typed that... how time flies!!) Anyway, nursing has been very successful for us since day one. I started him on formula also when he was about 6 months because i wasnt producing enough to...
  • Forum Thread: My 3 week old does not sleep during the day.

    My baby girl is a little over 3 weeks old and I cannot get her to sleep during the day. I have tried everything! She will sleep fine between 9pm and 7-8am, taking a bottle every 3 hours in this time period and then going right back to sleep. But once 8am rolls around she refuses to take naps. I do tummy...
  • Forum Thread: Need new Mommy friends!

    I am a new Mama again after fourteen years, YIKES!
  • Forum Thread: club foot

    Our baby will probably be born with club feet. Any one else out there have a child born with club feet? Tell your story to these first time parents!
  • Forum Thread: swaddle question??

    my baby is will be 4 months in a few day. he sleeps freely during the day but at night we still swaddle him and he will sleep from 11pm to 9am. his he too old to be swaddled
  • Forum Thread: My 5 month old is constantly waking up throughout the night

    Hi! I hope someone can give some advice. This is our first baby, and he used to sleep through the night with no problem. However, in the last two months (since we've transferred him to his crib) he has been waking up constantly throughout the night. He is definitely teething, so we think that might...
  • Forum Thread: adoption

    My husband and i are adopting a newborn in augusst. I am making the 6 hour drive to wee the baby born by myself. He will join me later after the baby is ready to come home and drive us all home, but i am worried about travelling with such a small baby. anyone have any good suggestions??
  • Forum Thread: refusing to eat from a spoon

    My 7 mth old daughter is now refusing to eat from a spoon, she was doing great until last when she was sick with the stomach bug, she takes her bottle great, but will not eat from the spoon ( not even her favorites)!! Any tips?
  • Forum Thread: I'm really confused... How old is my baby?

    Ok this might sound really silly... But I'm a first time mom and I'm kinda confused my daughter was born on November 1st 2012, so how old is she ??? I've been saying that she's three (3) months old as of date (12 feb 2013) but other people and also this website on the home page of my...
  • Forum Thread: Getting the baby to sleep alone, need tips!

    My baby is a week old and she refuses to sleep by herself. I can wait until she is so deep in that you can hold her arm up and it will just drop when you let go, but once I put her in the bassinet she wakes up in 10 minutes. I have asked many mothers I know and they all have said that it's normal...
  • Forum Reply: Re: 1st time preemie mom

    Hi I am a first time mom to a set of twin boys. They where born early at 26 weeks weighing 1lb 8oz and 1lb and 13oz. They had to have a surgery. Now they are fine. They did not come home on any moniters or oxygen. I did not want to go anywhere away from my twins. My mom begged me to take a break and...