Originally Posted by CarolynnMarilynn
I have no idea. More than 8 and less than 20. Really - no idea beyond that. Sometimes it is a quick snack and other times a belly-full.
Originally Posted by doudat
She has no schedule at all. She cries and I pop a boob in her mouth. If she's not hungry, she won't take it. Otherwise she'll snack or have a whole feeding. I'm not structured with her at all... So I really can't say!
Originally Posted by Ruthla
During the 3 month growth spurt, I think each of my babies had about one feeding a day, and that feeding lasted about 21 hours.
I would just nurse on cue and not look at the clock or attempt to count the number of feedings. In general, I found that 3mos could feed for shorter periods of time than newborns and spend more time exploring the world.
Originally Posted by rachelagain
My little one is on a schedule and doing very well- she has been so easy, its' almost scary... especially when thinking of having another one! But, she eats about every 4 hours-- 7:30am, 12pm, 4pm and 8pm-- then she sleeps till 7:30am again. And she is getting enough-- she is a chunk!