I'm no longer a bf mother

How, when and why to introduce foods other than breastmilk

I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby Penguin » Sat Jun 11, 2016 9:45 pm

DD1 May 2011
Super baby Dec 2013
DD2 Feb 2015 Storked by Parla.
Proud storker: michansam's DS3, katsbi's DD3 and Gwen's mum's DS
Image
User avatar
Penguin
 
Posts: 10031
Joined: Sat Aug 28, 2010 3:21 pm

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby snowie » Sat Jun 11, 2016 10:04 pm

How are you feeling about that? Sounds like it's a mutual thing from your twitter post.
Image
Image
Never forgetting our angel babies
Storking chiggins
User avatar
snowie
 
Posts: 2743
Joined: Thu Feb 12, 2009 3:12 pm
Location: Brisbane

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby Jenbt85 » Sun Jun 12, 2016 1:12 pm

Congratulations on all you gave to your daughters (and acknowledgement of the loss of superbaby) and your breastfeeding journeys.

How are you feeling about it? Will you still be around on here?
DS - bf 18.5 months (565 days)!
DD - breastfeeding

Storked by the fabulous forumites: AussieBritLu and PellyintheWilderness

Openly storking AussieBritLu
Jenbt85
 
Posts: 3251
Joined: Sat Mar 16, 2013 5:13 am
Location: Melbourne

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby ClOuD_NiNe » Sun Jun 12, 2016 5:58 pm

What a journey, congrats on making it this far. You've done an amazing thing for your two beautiful girls :smt007
DS July 11 - bf for 10 months
Image
Storked by the lovely mooki
Image
~WildChild~ was my storker
User avatar
ClOuD_NiNe
 
Posts: 1915
Joined: Sun Oct 30, 2011 10:16 pm
Location: NZ

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby Gwen's Mum » Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:08 pm

That's big news. Hope you and C are travelling okay in this new phase. And congratulations on such an incredible breastfeeding journey. Not only have you been a great friend to us, and a wonderful listening ear, but you've also been directly involved in keeping my breastfeeding relationship with DS going. He's a fully breastmilk-fed-to-6-months baby, largely thanks to your generosity. xxx
Image Image

Welcome Daydreaming's DS! - 18 Sept '13
Welcome Feather's DS! - 27 Oct '13
Gwen's Mum
 
Posts: 1837
Joined: Sun May 01, 2011 10:08 pm
Location: Queensland...again!

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby JMc » Wed Jun 15, 2016 6:15 am

What a great achievement! Hope you are going ok
DD - November 2009 (Breastfed 19 months)
DS1 - August 2011 (Breastfed 2 years and 8 months)
DS2 - November 2014 (Breastfeeding happily)
User avatar
JMc
 
Posts: 2669
Joined: Tue Jul 26, 2011 7:39 pm
Location: Northern California

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby MamaMagoO? » Wed Jun 15, 2016 2:27 pm

:smt049 :smt049 :smt049
Little Magoo 07/08. Breastfed for 3yrs3mths.
Miss Magoo 10/11. Breastfed for 4yrs3mths.
User avatar
MamaMagoO?
 
Posts: 4492
Joined: Thu Jun 25, 2009 11:58 am
Location: In my own little world most of the time

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby Penguin » Sat Jun 18, 2016 8:00 am

I feel great, tbh. I'd written the next few years off as breastfeeding ones. R was soooooooo hard to wean at almost 4, to have C wean so easily at 15 months feels like a massive gift. She could have kept going - she asks every few says but is easily distracted. I figured if I'm putting as little effort into weaning her, and it's working, then she's ready. If circumstances were different I'd probably keep going but they aren't, so I'm taking this as a gift of one less thing I'm responsible for, and I need as much of that as i can get . DH is doing all c's nighttime parenting now.
DD1 May 2011
Super baby Dec 2013
DD2 Feb 2015 Storked by Parla.
Proud storker: michansam's DS3, katsbi's DD3 and Gwen's mum's DS
Image
User avatar
Penguin
 
Posts: 10031
Joined: Sat Aug 28, 2010 3:21 pm

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby Penguin » Sat Jun 18, 2016 8:01 am

Jenbt85 wrote: Will you still be around on here?

Ba ba ha ha ! Of course ;)
DD1 May 2011
Super baby Dec 2013
DD2 Feb 2015 Storked by Parla.
Proud storker: michansam's DS3, katsbi's DD3 and Gwen's mum's DS
Image
User avatar
Penguin
 
Posts: 10031
Joined: Sat Aug 28, 2010 3:21 pm

Re: I'm no longer a bf mother

Postby AussieBritLu » Sat Jun 18, 2016 9:00 am

Penguin wrote:
Jenbt85 wrote: Will you still be around on here?

Ba ba ha ha ! Of course ;)



Glad to hear you are sticking around
DD1/2011 - FF
DS/2013 - BF 2yr4m. Weaned :-)
DD2/2016 - BF'ing
Storked pseudo, lilypad & Vahvempi. Co-storked with Pelly for Jenbt85!
Storked by Giff for DS & Jenbt85 for DD2.
User avatar
AussieBritLu
Community Educator
 
Posts: 4271
Joined: Tue Oct 25, 2011 10:34 pm
Location: Northern Rivers, NSW


Return to Introducing Solids & Weaning

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Yahoo [Bot] and 2 guests