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How long did you breastfeed your baby? I think I'm going to bf until my son is a year and a half or so, if he wants to.

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akyoungmommy

Asked by akyoungmommy at 9:03 AM on Oct. 7, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I am still bf she's 7 months old and that's the only thing she wants to do
    krystal2010

    Answer by krystal2010 at 9:13 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I have 4 and it has been different with each one due to different circumstances. My first was for 2 1/2 months, second for 4 weeks, third for 7 months and I am still BF my 6 month old and hoping to make it a year with this one.
    armyofmany

    Answer by armyofmany at 9:17 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I didn't do a good job with DD#1, and she was totally on formula by 1 month. DD#2 is 10 months old and still BF. I am going to wean her whenever she is ready. She won't drink much out of sippy cups and is a booby loving baby.
    trish2tew

    Answer by trish2tew at 9:27 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • my first self weaned at 14 months
    i weaned my second at 21 months
    i weaned #3 and #4 at 15 months
    #5 is still breast feeding, and she is 4 months old.
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 12:21 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • DD weaned on her own (unexpectedly and out of character for her) at about 14 months. 2 weeks later, I found out I was pregnant, so I suspect that had a lot to do with it. DS is 3, and still nurses at bedtime.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 5:59 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I didn't do a good job with DD#1


    If you belong to the Breastfeeding Moms group, you would know that ONE DROP makes you a success. That is one of the group mottos. One month is better then not at all! Kudos!
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 6:00 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

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