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Foods that need mixing with needed!

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IckleJess Mon 15-Nov-10 20:52:08

DS is 23 weeks and I'm thinking about starting to wean him in the next few weeks.

He is ebf however and I am unable to express (have tried many times but just can't get much out with either pump or by hand ). I would rather not use formula to mix things with eg porridge, sauces etc, nothing against formula as such but I feel that we've come this far without using it so would prefer to continue not to use it.

So, what can I use? My previous DCs have all been on formula by this age so I just used that and I also used cow's milk in cooking but can I use it for mixing things with too? I know it's a no-no for drinking under 12 months.

He will be started on fruit/veg etc at first and hoping to do mainly BLW so I'm thinking ahead really but any ideas?

blueberryboybait Mon 15-Nov-10 20:53:49

You can cook with whole milk at 6mo but it must not be their main milk source.

JarethThePomBearKing Mon 15-Nov-10 20:54:43

what bbbb said

IckleJess Mon 15-Nov-10 21:42:25

Excellent, thanks

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