Tag Archives: formula feeding

Corn Syrup

My partner is British and we live in the US. My in-laws paid for us to fly over to visit so they can see their grandchild, and so I had the chance to check out UK formula. While I don’t think … Continue reading

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A Quick, Boiled Bottle

I see a lot of formula feeders who are overwhelmed and at a loss for how to do it properly. A big one is boiling the water- you’re supposed to boil the water, add formula to the boiling water, killing … Continue reading

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Night Weaning

Night weaning is often a daunting task, no matter how you’re feeding your child. There’s conflicting information about when to do this. I’ve been thinking we should for a few months now, since our baby’s first tooth cut and night … Continue reading

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Why do I need to boil the water?

One thing that will always bother me is that there’s not much information for bottle/formula feeders, at least in my area. Despite having had a bilateral mastectomy, which virtually guarantees that I will not be able to produce a full … Continue reading

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Baby-Feeding

Before the birth, I had high hopes of at least being able to try to breastfeed. I realize most people say this- but my situation is a bit different. For one thing- my plan was to breastfeed with formula. I’m … Continue reading

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There is nothing wrong with how we feed our babies

Breastfeeding is something very dear to me. It’s also elusive as heck- our ongoing journey has been rocky. The ship has been smashed into the rocks far more often than we’ve had even a glimmer of smooth sailing. The metaphor … Continue reading

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