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Is there a weaning thread?!

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mummywoowoo Mon 26-Oct-09 22:31:06

Sorry if this is in the wrong place...

if I'm preparing to prep and freeze say 15 portions of carrot, apple etc.. roughly much milk will I need to express in advance to help to puree it...?

Assuming I won't be just squirting it in at the appropriate moment..?!

losingtheplotthisweek Mon 26-Oct-09 22:45:07

I've found it easier to puree with boiled water, freeze in ice cube trays and then express a bit when defrosted to make it runnier.

Makes it easier to get it in the ice cube trays if it's not too runny too!

mummywoowoo Mon 26-Oct-09 22:56:37

Actually that does make sense... and less to express as well I take it?? Which can only be a good thing..

So to clarify then I could just express small amounts of breastmilk separately and defrost some each day for mixing with that days' food? Sorry if this is a daft question...

The whole weaning thing feels a bit pressured!

cara2244 Tue 27-Oct-09 21:30:35

I found that too...try BLW for a less stressful approach, there's a thread:

Hulla Wed 28-Oct-09 12:14:46

Lol @ cara - you sound like an advertisement! grin

mummywoowoo Wed 28-Oct-09 14:10:18

thanks i am looking at your thread now...

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