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when will my DD learn she has to swallow food??

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HollyC255552 Fri 29-Jan-16 10:25:35

We are doing blw, my 6.5 DD is slowly getting the hang of it she is putting food in her mouth taking bites & chewing but then spits it out, shes been doing this for a few weeks now. When will she realise she has to swallow the food? Anyone else DC do this to begin with?

fuckityhi Fri 29-Jan-16 10:28:03

Yeah mine did this. He really only started swallowing it at around 8 months. It was about a further 3 or 4 months until he started having less milk.

whatdoIget Fri 29-Jan-16 10:37:35

I remember thinking that he wasn't swallowing much/anything, and then realising he was when his nappy was full of kiwi seeds

fluffikins Sat 30-Jan-16 21:40:54

My dd is 7 and a half months and exactly the same. Really hoping she gets the gist of it better in the next few weeks as I need to start being able to leave her but she won't take the bottle

DoodleCat Sat 30-Jan-16 21:43:16

10 months here & she's just starting to swallow (some) things on purpose.

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