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  1. Re: I need a plan to night wean my 2yo...help?

    I thought I would post an update or two here in case anyone comes looking for experiences...
    I am loosely following Dr. Jay Gordon's method. However, I skipped to the second "3 days" from the...
  2. Re: I need a plan to night wean my 2yo...help?

    Well, I am going away for the weekend this coming weekend and decided I needed to help get my little guy ready. So starting 2 nights ago, I have not nursed him at night. It hasn't been awful, but...
  3. Re: I need a plan to night wean my 2yo...help?

    Thank you for these replies! I just read all of the responses on the LLL link. So helpful. I am going to read a bit more before making out a plan. But something has to change, if only my attitude!
  4. Re: I need a plan to night wean my 2yo...help?

    Oh how I wish my husband could! He is completely willing, but DS will have none of it. Total tantrums if he sees daddy coming! :( so, it will be me, probably...unless I run out of options! I just...
  5. I need a plan to night wean my 2yo...help?

    Hi there,
    I have enjoyed nursing my son, and he loves it! However, I am feeling more and more exhausted. He is nursing a bit less during the day ( upon waking, before nap, for a loooong time after...
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    BLS food list?

    Is there a list of recommended or appropriate foods?

    We are (I guess) doing BLS (letting him eat whatever he is interested in). He eats pretty much what we eat...

    toast or oatmeal and banana...
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    Re: Doubling birthweight

    Thanks!! Yes, I have heard the myths of sleep and solids and plan to ignore them (we cosleep, so we are getting decent sleep.). My son did the same thing-grew well until 6-8 months then fell off...
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    Doubling birthweight

    Hi there! I took my son to his 4 month check up today and received lots of encouragement! He is very long (25 3/4") and gaining well (born at 7lbs 14oz and today weighs 15lbs 5 oz.). I think that...
  9. 12 weeks...engorged on one side?

    well, it's been going really well. and then yesterday my son nursed a ton. one side is the "leaky" side, the "fuller-feeling" side...and today it is the engorged side. i have been block feeding...
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    Re: Seasonal allergies

    That is supposed to say meds!! Sorry!
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    Seasonal allergies

    Ugh! This time of year is so beautiful, yet it is the worst! I have bad allergies to pollen/trees and am going nuts with itchy, runny eyes, nose and sore throat. Typically, I would take Zyrtec (OTC...
  12. Re: Help For My Sister Please - Cracked Nipple Not Healing

    the poor girl! cracked nipples DO heal and she should not stop nursing! i had severely cracked nipples in the beginning. i worked on fixing the latch and at 2months in, they finally healed. here...
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    Re: 8 wk old suddenly green poo

    hi there! yes, my LO has gone back to normal. he had green poo for about 4 days then it went away for about a week, then it came back. i clearly have OS and OALD. he is 10 weeks and i feel like my...
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    Re: sleep questions

    Thank you all for your input! I do not want to *put* my baby on a schedule at all... Just wondering if it will naturally flow there eventually. I forget! :) I agree-enforcing a routine can be very...
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    sleep questions

    hi there...
    my ds and i have recently turned some corners! my cracked nips are healed and nursing is no longer painful! woo-hoo! he is no longer crying (screaming) from 5-9pm. he is quite content!...
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    Re: 8 wk old suddenly green poo

    Thanks! It could be either, as I have had os issues and there is a bug going around! So good advice to wait and see...
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    8 wk old suddenly green poo

    For the past 3 days, my son has been a bit fussier than normal, nursing more,
    and having bright green poos. Any ideas?
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    Re: OALD & soothing baby

    Worknpump- it has gotten a bit better. He is 7 weeks now, still nurses only one side per feeding. He takes a pack during the day sometimes and never at night. He is still fussy... I give him gas...
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    diarrhea? how can you tell?

    well, my little guy (7 weeks) had a low grade fever (99.6F) and was extra fussy. then his poo diapers changed from about 3-5 times a day to every diaper (10?) and watery with no seedy part. this...
  20. growth spurt causing engorgement?

    wondering if this happens? i think my son (5 weeks, 3 days) had a growth spurt yesterday (past 2 days, really). he was very fussy and nursed a ton. today, my one breast is very engorged. i'm...
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    Re: Vasospsms?

    Well, I thought I was handling that. I saw my LC when we were at 9 days old. He had a shallow latch. I do the "sandwich" and push him on into the assymmetrical position. It normally hurts at first...
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    Vasospsms?

    Well, my LC believes I have this or raynauds... My nipple turns whit after feeding and hurts SO bad! My question is do vasospasms interfere with letdown? Occasionally my son struggles at that...
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    Re: OALD & soothing baby

    i have noticed times when one side is not enough. thanks for the reminder! i find he cluster feeds right before bed (so from about 8-11 he nurses a lot!). my hubby reminded me that he may be extra...
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    Re: OALD & soothing baby

    mommal...i feel like you are my personal breastfeeding assistant!! thank you!

    so, yes, i recline, so baby is above the breast. he pops on and off, sometimes clamps down (i slip my pinky in then...
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    OALD & soothing baby

    So, I am pretty sure I have OALD (when I look at the kellymom page, I fit the bill!) question is: my son nurses, fussing, yanking, gulping the whole time, only to pop off, gasp for breath and start...
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