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Weaning 18 month old to cows' milk

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lool Fri 13-Jul-18 12:05:26

Hi all,
My toddler has just hit the 18 month mark and is currently being breastfed. He snacks more than he has meals and can be quite fussy. However, I feel I can work around that.
My question is how to wean my child into fresh milk?
He constantly asks for breast milk but I feel it's more for comfort or maybe he's just wanting to get full with breast milk. I don't know.
I've tried almost all methods of milk weaning including adding stuff to the milk to putting in a Sippy cup and now he's come to the point where he recognises the milk and will refuse it straight away.
How can I go about this? I want to start weaning him off breast milk. He still wakes for a feed during the night upto 5 times! Anyone have any advice?

Thanks in advance.

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buggedby Sat 14-Jul-18 10:06:16

The recommended about at this age is 300mls and this includes all dairy added to cereals, sauces, custard, yoghurt, cheese etc.

If he's having diary in other forms I would t worry too much as he's getting the calories, fats and fat soluble vitamins.

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