I completely intend to breastfeed beyond the first year, but have a couple of questions. How often do they need/want to nurse past age 1? I work 3 days a week and pump while I'm at work- she will drink 12 oz while I'm at work. (She's 9 1/2 months now) Do I still need to pump while at work? Will she still need the bottles while I'm gone? And what about staying overnight at Grandma's? (She does this about once every other month) What about bottles then? I am for sure going to continue breastfeeding, but am hoping that once she's over a year old I can have a little more freedom. She doesn't eat a ton of solids now, maybe once a day, should I start increasing this now? Just wondering how this nursing into toddlerhood thing works. Thank you!
Asked by Anonymous at 4:47 PM on Apr. 3, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)
Answer by Lynette at 4:55 PM on Apr. 3, 2009Credits: 6448 Level 18
Answer by evwsquared at 5:20 PM on Apr. 3, 2009Credits: 1443 Level 14
Answer by gdiamante at 6:49 PM on Apr. 3, 2009Credits: 92138 Level 37
Answer by jus1jess at 7:18 PM on Apr. 3, 2009Credits: 1801 Level 14
Answer by Kisses4Henry at 8:05 PM on Aug. 24, 2010Credits: 1727 Level 14
Next question in Toddlers (1-2)
If I have a milk allergy, will my toddler have it too?
Next question overall
Any other adoptees find a member(s) of their birth family?