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So frustrated !!

Can anybody give me some advise on what should I do to stop breastfeeding my daughter.. She is 13 months and its so frustrating I jist dnt noe what to do so she can stop ...plz help
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Is it necessary to stop right now?  Like, because you are going back to work or something?  Lots of people breast feed longer than 13 months.

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Maybe you could go away for a couple of days....
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I started weaning my son at 12 months and he wasn't completely weaned until 18 months. It goes easier on both of you if you do it slowly. I started be taking out one feeding and then a week or two later another, the last feeding I did away with last was his before bed feeding.
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For me, I dropped about one feeding per week.  Offer regular milk and just don't nurse at a meal or something.

Like the other posters said - go slow. Do what is right for your family.
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Anniebrooke my reason is that im 25 wks pregnant and i feel like i cnt do it anymore
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Ladies i try but i just get so frustrated when she starts crying she pulls my shirt down letting me noe she wants to latch ... I tried giving her regular milk but she doesnt take it she prefers to fall asleep crying than drinkin her milk
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Congrats on being pregnant!  Hope you are feeling well!  What you are explaining with trying to wean does not sound like fun for anyone. Is there anyone else that can offer milk to your little one?  Do you offer regular milk warmed in a bottle?  we did that with my 2 yr old when she was weaned and it was not an issue.  Of course, i was out of town and the bottles were given by my husband, not me.
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