Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

I've just started back to work and my 15 wk breastfed baby will not take the bottle from grandma, she has taken the bottle before, any advice?

we've tried different bottles, she has taken bottle when grandma watched her sporatically

Answer Question

Asked by Rubysmom124 at 12:00 PM on Apr. 6, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

Level 1 (0 Credits)
Answers (4)
  • Have her keep at it... I don't think she'll go hungry.

    Answer by EmilySusan at 12:17 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • we use the soothie bottles,why dont someone like dad try feeding her and if she takes the bottle from him,stop feeding and swap with grandma

    Answer by angelairelan at 12:35 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • Give your mom a shirt or something of yours and she can drape it over the baby while she tries to feed her. Sometimes she just might need your scent.

    Answer by brailynsmama08 at 12:37 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • Baby will eat when hungry. Tell grandma to relax.

    Answer by gdiamante at 3:42 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.