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View Poll Results: How old is your "nursling"?
0-6 months 41 100.00%
7-12 months 55 100.00%
13-24 months 159 100.00%
2-3 years 125 100.00%
3-4 years 78 100.00%
4-5 years 25 100.00%
5-6 years 7 70.00%
6-7 years 4 40.00%
7-8 years 2 20.00%
8+ years 1 10.00%
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#91 of 98 Old 03-13-2007, 08:30 AM
 
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DD has just turned two and we are still nursing every hour, although I have noticed that she is going through the night till about 5 in the morning. I wish she she would ease up a bit during the day. I am not really enjoying it at the moment and I feel like a milking cow! I was determined to breastfeed her after two failed attempts, and when nursing became established CLW was the only way to go
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My dd is 13, almost 14 months old.
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DD2 is 18mo. I never have kept track of how often she nurses, just know it's all the time! I love the toddler phase of nursing, they can really communicate. She now says things like 'yummy in my tummy'. Too cute! No signs of stopping in the near future.
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Nursing a 4 year old and a 21 month old. I WOH (as a teacher) so nursing has become their "After-school snack!" My 4 year old asks several times a day, but he's good about waiting if I need him to. My youngest just started saying, "Want side, peeze!" In the cuuuuutest little voice! I'm so glad I found MDC and learned about CLW!
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DS is 8 months old and DD is 27 months old and still going strong. I have redirected DD a little -- I counted, and for a while she nursed 20+ times/day! -- and we're down to a more mutually agreeable 4-8x/day. DS is less of a boob hound and very distractible, so I spend more time trying to get him to settle down and nurse. Just goes to show, they're all different.
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My DS is 20mo right now and loving the nursing
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My oldest was 31 months, my next was 34 months, and my current nursling is 13 months and still nurses like a newborn!! and this time I have no clue how long she will go. The others quit when I was about 6-7 months pregnant with the next. I still had milk, they just were done.... But this time there are no more babies coming!
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ds is 30 months- we became committed to clw around the 12 month mark

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