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#1 of 5 Old 09-03-2010, 02:48 AM - Thread Starter
 
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My DD was 2 in June and nurses most of the day and night. I have a feeling that when she weans it will be very sudden (which will sadden me to not have time to mentally prepare).

So if you had a very frequent nurser did they wean fast or did they slowly drop nursing until you almost (or didn't) notice when they were weaned?

I know every child is different but I am curious what other experiences have been.

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Th only one of my three that is weaned did so slowly , over the course of my third pregnancy and shortly thereafter.

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Mine weaned slowly at age 6 after two pregnancies. I was nursing three (including her) when she stopped so I had not been doing unlimited nursing--I would often ask her to wait. At the end she'd ask every few days.
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Thanks ladies that is making me hopeful that she will wean slowly and hopefully no time soon. She does have to wait at times as well, so I can wash off my hands and such but it is mainly on demand still. And the demand is crazy often lol.

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my older two wened suddenly, but i was pregnant at the time. they were "avid nursers" for sure.

 


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