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Hows the best way to get my baby to take a cup.

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Asked by Tristian_tj_jen at 4:37 PM on Jun. 20, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Put the babies favorite drink in the cup and the babies least favorite in a bottle. After they test the two...they should choose the cup. good luck

    Answer by MommasCooCoo at 4:41 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • there are cups out there made by Nuby that have a soft nipple like top that are a good transition from bottle to sippy cup.

    Answer by Holli68 at 4:57 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • i did this and my dr told me about it actually. I got a cup and would let the kids play with it learn what to do with it. then when i found a cup they liked I filled it, they started using it. good luck!!

    Answer by 1boy1girl4me at 5:12 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • have fun let try in bath tub

    Answer by LUANAVOI at 5:35 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • Give them their milk or juice out of a cup whenever you drink because they imitate what you do.

    Answer by Wnd2007 at 5:42 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • cold turkey don't give them a choice i found that if i gave it to my son once and he drank out of it to not give him back them bottle at all

    Answer by MummaCat at 6:07 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • what i did was i bought 2 sippy that is harder to suck and one that just comes out..i held the one that just comes out for a few does so my son wouldnt make a mess..then once he started to take it i gave him the playtex sippy cup and bam...hes good..he is not even a year yet and cup is bye bye

    Answer by missi52407 at 6:27 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • i meant to say bottle is bye bye not cup

    Answer by missi52407 at 6:28 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • do like i did with Allanah. Start giving her the cup and no bottle. He might throw afit but if he gets thirsty enough he'll drink it.

    Answer by mommyagain83 at 1:30 PM on Jun. 30, 2008

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