BM while weaning still nutritious?

iVillage Member
Registered: 02-08-2010
BM while weaning still nutritious?
Mon, 08-09-2010 - 11:29pm

Sorry for posting in multiple sections...

Hi Ladies--

I'm in the process of weaning (and emotionally sad about it but circumstances tell me to stop). DD is close to 8mos and eating two good solid food meals plus drinking 25-27oz/BM per day.

I stopped taking my prenatal vitamins (ran out and didn't feel like refilling while I'm weaning), stopped eating oatmeal daily, stopped eating like I was preggers, and stopped drinking as much water. I haven't been sleeping or eating well due to other stresses going on right now. My milk is super clear and white when it was creamy and thick before.

Do I still feed this to DD? She's getting 2 bottles of formula (plus 3 BM) so I'm thinking she's getting enough nutrition. Thoughts?


iVillage Member
Registered: 01-29-2010
Wed, 08-11-2010 - 8:02am

I sure hope it's still nutritious!