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    Weaning Drama: I'm so torn!

    hello all,

    dd and i have been a hardcore bfing couple since she was born. she was slow to start solids and would probably still be nursing exclusively if mamma was up for it :) (shes 23 months...
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    Re: Spicy food/ pump & dump

    DH is indian and we eat tons of spicy food-always have! never been a problem :)
  3. Re: 13.5mo suddenly nursing like a newborn again?

    Hi Ronessa,

    My sixteen month old DD has been doing the same thing!

    She's been almost completely breastfeeding, and I've noticed her poops have gone back to looking like the newborn days!

    DD...
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    Re: Starting solids questions

    i have many thoughts on this whole issue :)

    most doctors encourage mothers to gives solids at 4 mos, even if they are EBF, even tho the AAP and WHO both say EBF until SIX months. Lord knows why. ...
  5. Re: Doctor says cut back on nursing...need advice

    "Addicted to nursing"???

    If it were me and my doc made a comment like that I probably would never find a new doctor! :D

    I breastfeed on demand and even at 16 mos my dd still nurses more then...
  6. Temas: Iron?

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    Re: Iron?

    different doctors have different ideas about iron and infants, and i've noticed that ones who are more well-educated about breastfeeding and who are more openly supportive don't recommend iron...
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    Re: Offering/encouraging/pressureing

    the colored pasta is a great idea. my 16 month old dd loves it.

    i really wouldn't worry about him gravitating to only certain food groups at this age, especially if you are still breastfeeding. ...
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    Re: too much milk? baby vomiting

    my dd also choked, fussed, cried, gagged, at the breast for a couple months and would occasionally vomit up all the breastmilk. i made way too much milk. however, i perservered with breastfeeding...
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    Re: my mother-in-law...

    reading all these posts makes me thankful that my MIL lives in Dubai! :D although she's pretty good about it anyways.
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    Re: Earliest they self wean?

    Self-weaning does often occur when a bottle is introduced and used often, because it's easier to suck on a bottle than the breast and the milk comes out right away (no need to wait a minute for the...
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    Re: Your first exposure to ENing?

    well, my mother nursed me until i was almost three, and even though i knew that was considered a "little long," it never occurred to me that most people actually consider it "really long!"

    i...
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    Re: When did your child start solids?

    my daughter had a few nibbles from 7 months, but it was mostly chewing and not eatin/swallowing on. she didn't show much interest until about 10 months. i never pushed her to eat or spoon-fed so it...
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    Re: introducing herbs and spices

    hi fezzik,

    i, too, use many herbs and spices as my husband is indian =)

    my dd, now 12 1/2 mos, has been getting tastes of foods with herbs/spices since about 7/8 mos. actually, she really...
  14. Re: when to try yogurt and other dairy products?

    me too, dedra, its great! i love the vanilla with the cream on top-super tasty! :p
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    Re: Advice needed re: EBF past 12 months

    i also think you should find a new doctor that is more in-line with your style of thinking, if it is the case that your baby is just not interested and has no problems.

    i also switched doctors...
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    Re: overactive let-down

    hope all went well with the u/s!

    my dd was misdiagnosed with reflux as a newborn. the doctor i spoke with didn't ask any questions about my let-down or mikl supply, and when i said that she would...
  17. Re: When did you stop leaking if you had oversupply?

    my dd is one year old and i still have an over-supply, but i always say better too much than not enough! :D

    we still have wet sheets and i still leak a bit. i just always make sure to put a pad...
  18. Re: when to try yogurt and other dairy products?

    despite not having any food allergies in mine or dh's history, our daugther would get rash on her face from dairy products until about one year old (altho she loved it!)

    at one year tho it stopped...
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    Re: 8 mo-no interest

    hi kele,

    i agree, just go with the flow and follow your baby's signs. my dd didnt really eat until about 11 months old-and people were so suprised because shes always been a big kid. people were...
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    Re: pressure to give solids

    hey there kelly belly,

    keep up the good work! i think most of us breastfeeding moms get unwanted comments and advice, so youre not alone! :) my daugther didn't really start eating solids until...
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