Happy Mothers Breastfed Babies

Search:

Type: Posts; User: @llli*mykidsmom; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,110

    Re: Full on Vomit

    I know exactly what you are dealing with. DS had terrible vomitting with solids until about 15 mo. When something with any amount of texture hit the back of his throat, he would vomit everywhere. He...
  2. Re: should I let my 2 year-old help out?

    My toddler helped IMMENSELY with engorgement. He only nurses before bed, so I tolerated engorgement during the day and then let him nurse as much as he wanted before bed. After about two weeks of...
  3. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,554

    Re: The 3+ Club, whose with me?

    Well DS is 29 mo and we are tandeming with DD (DS only nurses before bed). I thought when I was pregnant and the milk went away that he would wean. Not the case. He's definitely a boob man :cool: ...
  4. Re: imbalance and forcefull let down Qs

    With DS #1 I had ALOT of problems with OS and OALD. I decided to try a different tactic with DD #2 and it has been miraculous. I only nurse on one side at a time, do NOT pump at all, and the...
  5. The power of breastfeeding a toddler

    Just had to share this.

    My 2 yr old took a nasty spill on Wed. resulting in alot of trauma to his front tooth and lip - so much that we had to take him to a specialist for a consult. Right after...
  6. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,982

    Re: Yogurt

    I started DS at about 7mo with yogurt and never had any problems. It is different than other dairy, more digestable and full of probiotics. We don't eat yogurt with any sweetners - I make my own. ...
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,375

    Re: Blackstrap Molasses

    My kiddo LOVES molasses as a sweetner. Other iron rich foods include apples/applesauce, but more importantly PRUNES. When he was little, I used to stew the prunes in a bit of water to make them...
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    286

    Re: How to stop the milk production

    I recommend sage tea - VERY effective for me in decreasing production. Get some fresh sage leaves, or buy in bulk at a good store - steep a TB in a cup of hot water. Drink as often as needed to...
  9. Replies
    7
    Views
    635

    Re: BF 2 year old and TTC

    :ita with PP

    I did not even start to ovulate until I dropped to two nursings a day with my then 18 month old. No sign of anything until then. Ovulated shortly after starting the two nursings, and...
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    904

    Re: What to combine with egg yolk?

    I mixed it with several things initially. First, add a couple grains of salt - yolk is so BLAND, and the salt helps make it more tasty. I also mixed it with plain yogurt, olive oil, and avocado. ...
  11. Re: where are you at with Nursing your toddler over 2?

    Henry will be two in December, so I guess we almost count.

    Right now he wants to nurse before bed, occassionally in the morning when he first wakes up. He is even nursing despite the fact that I...
  12. Re: Great moments of nursing a toddler...

    Yeah, we are definitely in 'toddlerhood nursing'. Funny the stuff they come up with. Right now, I am periodically asked to nurse stuffed animals. I can't even pretend and hold the bears up to my...
  13. Replies
    20
    Views
    2,433

    Re: BF in the CARSEAT

    I have done this many times with DS - it has really been a sanity saver in several instances.:ita I am petite with fairly small breasts too, so I am not sure that makes a huge difference, but being...
  14. Replies
    3
    Views
    279

    Re: HELP! I'm noticable lopsided :(

    I have had mastitis 5-6 times, so I know how frustrating it can be. For me, my supply dropped really low and took several weeks to recover. I would start on the affected side as much as possible,...
  15. Replies
    10
    Views
    998

    Re: Weight loss and BF

    I lost 20 of the 26 lbs I gained within the first two weeks. From there, I lost the other 6, PLUS and add'l 12. I am now far under my pre-pregnancy weight and still BF a 21 mo, and expecting #2.
    ...
  16. Re: 12 mo. old - delayed solids, loves to nurse!

    My DS loves Smoothies. You could put anything in one and he will drink it. I usually add 1-2 kinds fruits, even avocado, some flaxseed, wheatgerm, yogurt and milk. It might be a new way to get...
  17. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,614

    Re: :( Chronic Mastitis-Please help! :(

    I had the same kind of problems with mastitis too, including OS and OALD. My OB just wanted to keep putting me on AB's, but then when DS was 1 year, my OB told me that 'it was beyond his scope to...
  18. Re: super strong let-down/what age can they handle it?

    I know where you are - I went through all of that.

    Can you stimulate your breasts to letdown and then stop spraying before you attempt to latch? I used to do this when DS just did not seem to be...
  19. Re: Congestion interfering with feeding

    Things that have worked for us when DS is congested.

    Saline or BM up his nose, then use the bulb (even though they hate it!):yikes

    Humidify room for a couple hours before putting LO to bed.
    ...
  20. Re: Help! Baby only likes right breast.

    My DS preferred the right breast in the beginning too. Turns out that I noticed he had a broken collarbone (they did not tell me at the hospital) and I think nursing on that side was painful for a...
  21. Replies
    6
    Views
    5,481

    Re: Hard, painful breast w/ no milk

    :ita with previous advice.

    I have had mastitis many times, and always found that after a bout, the affected breast was more firm and tender for a week or so, and also had a decreased milk supply. ...
  22. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,062

    Re: BLS: Still throwing up every day

    My LO threw up solids with lots of gagging and choking for a very long time. He seemed to be particularly sensitive to textures, and anyting that was a bit thick came right back up.

    My ped never...
  23. Replies
    7
    Views
    379

    Re: Weaning...then nursing again

    greenmomma, does Vitex increase your milk supply? I don't need that! I am about willing to try anything though!
  24. Replies
    7
    Views
    379

    Re: Weaning...then nursing again

    In regards to latching, what about the LOs who nurse only every couple weeks? How do they keep from forgetting how to latch?

    Do LOs sometimes resume nursing when they see the new baby doing it? I...
  25. Replies
    7
    Views
    379

    Re: Weaning...then nursing again

    Hi Ladies -

    I am bumping this to see if anyone has had this experience. Thanks!
Results 1 to 25 of 91
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4