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have you ever tasted your babies formula or your own breast milk?

i tried my sons formula when he was small and it was horrible!!!! Does breast milk taste that bad too if any moms have tasted their own? I just want to know if anyone has...i only tried my sons food because i of course wanted to taste what i was feeding him. I dont know why but he seemed to like it =)

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shay1130

Asked by shay1130 at 4:34 PM on Jan. 5, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • i did both.... breast milk tastes really sweet
    momatonly16

    Answer by momatonly16 at 4:36 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • yes to both.. my SO likes to try and get some milk from me now that I"m almost lactating again.. breastmilk doesn't taste bad but formula is NASTY!!
    IMO, babies like it cuz they don't know any better
    kristal2146

    Answer by kristal2146 at 4:36 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • I have tasted both and that is why I won't feed my kids formula. It tastes like iron...YUCK! Breastmilk tastes like sweet milk. So much more appealing than formula.
    Not bashing formula, but the stuff taste bad!
    Nathskitten

    Answer by Nathskitten at 4:37 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • Formula is disgusting...I haven't tried my own breastmilk but dh did lol that was an oopsy. He said its not that bad but I wouldn't know.
    bjw_053109

    Answer by bjw_053109 at 4:38 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • formula tastes like something dead and liquefied. i tried it once to see how bad it was- i vomited.

    breast milk is sweet, almost like melon juice (pardon the pun)... my so is the reason i'm still producing as much as i am, he must like it too! lol

    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 4:42 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • My hubby loves breast milk, I tease him that it's because he was a formula fed baby. lol but breast milk is really sweet. And formula just smells awful but after not producing anymore for some odd reason I had to switch my son to formula
    Zacherysmommy08

    Answer by Zacherysmommy08 at 4:44 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • BREAST Milk - are like fat free milk but SWEETER.
    FORMULA ARE SO THICK and Gross smells bad too.

    Now I understand why my kids never liked formula.
    jjfaraon

    Answer by jjfaraon at 4:44 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • I tasted my own breastmilk. It's really sweet. No wonder my kids liked to nurse so much, LOL!!
    Bethsunshine

    Answer by Bethsunshine at 4:46 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • Um neither was all that bad lol...I wouldn't want to drink either on a regular basis.
    OneToughMami

    Answer by OneToughMami at 4:47 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

  • Like everyone else said bm is sweet and thinner. My older son didn't ever want any formula he'd go like 9 hrs w/out eating b/c he didn't like it. My younger one does ok with it is small amounts if there isn't enough bm.
    jombmomi

    Answer by jombmomi at 4:49 PM on Jan. 5, 2010

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