Gave my bub a bottle for the first time. :(

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Postby fellare » Mon Jul 08, 2013 4:00 am

hugs. You've ben on my mind
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Postby Nedsmum » Mon Jul 08, 2013 4:19 am

At 15 months you could also phase out the bottles quite quickly - have you thought about how she might 'wean' from the bottles too ? It may be quite a short phase of bottles as a transitional thing, because you could also have weaned her directly to 'family food' - and normal cups with water or milk....

I know milk is a really great convenience food.... my that age my kids had learnt to manage a normal straw, and I found that convenient UHT packs of single serve plain milk were a fine emergency backup...

Our babies at work are weaned from bottles in the childcare setting from around 12 months, although I am sure most of them are still having bottles morning and evening at home...
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Postby jessles » Mon Jul 08, 2013 9:54 am

more hugs from me
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Postby Bellatrix » Mon Jul 08, 2013 11:24 am

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