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When did your son/daughter start using sippy cups?

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shessohippie

Asked by shessohippie at 11:28 PM on May. 5, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • I introduced it around 5 months. She was only sippy at 9 months. Once she got the hang of it she threw the bottle away.
    jflowers

    Answer by jflowers at 11:29 PM on May. 5, 2009

  • i didn't use sippy cups very long, we started probably around 11 months, and by 14 months or so he was drinking from a regular cup
    llansky

    Answer by llansky at 11:29 PM on May. 5, 2009

  • About six months. None of my boys ever took a bottle. They were BF and started taking the sippy at six months. So there was no breaking them from the bottle habit. WOOHOO!
    Nathskitten

    Answer by Nathskitten at 11:30 PM on May. 5, 2009

  • around 10 months for mine... I breast fed exclusively then sippy cup
    MELRN

    Answer by MELRN at 11:33 PM on May. 5, 2009

  • i start arourd 11 mnths so they are off the bottle by there first bday and honestly i have done that wit both my girls and there was no real big bottle breaking problem!!!
    ashleystoner86

    Answer by ashleystoner86 at 12:04 AM on May. 6, 2009

  • I introduced at 5 mo but my twins are being stubborn (almost a year now). My daughter was introduced at 4 mo and off the bottle by 11 mo.
    valerie0103

    Answer by valerie0103 at 8:47 AM on May. 6, 2009

  • I started giving my son the sippy cup at 7 months but he wouldn't hold it til he was 15 months.lol!! king!!
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 10:31 AM on May. 6, 2009

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