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how long can you keep water?

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jane1995 Mon 10-Feb-14 13:44:32

my 8mo has a drink of water from a beaker with his meals, but once its been sipped, how long can you keep the water for? (I knowformula is an hour)

JiltedJohnsJulie Mon 10-Feb-14 15:03:45

The rules are quite strict for formula as the powder can contain some quite deadly bugs. I've kept water for half a day. We used tap water from 6 months.

Woodifer Mon 10-Feb-14 18:13:42

Have a peek inside if they are drinking alongside a meal or snack there are quite often lumps of food in there - especially the first few months.

JiltedJohnsJulie Mon 10-Feb-14 20:49:30

Good point, if its an open cup they can be gross grin

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