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November 5th, 2013, 05:51 PM
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November 5th, 2013, 06:35 PM
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I'm still logging everything, feedings, diaper changes, sleep... so I know exactly how long and how often I nurse lol

On average it's 14 times a day with a total of about 6 - 6.5 hours. The fewest was 10 feedings and the highest was 20!
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November 6th, 2013, 11:59 AM
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During the week, it's usually 5-6 times per day (and I pump at work/she gets bottles at daycare). On the weekends, it's somewhere between 12 & 15, usually.
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November 6th, 2013, 12:23 PM
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I don't keep track but if I took a guess it would be roughly 10 times a day, most days. During the day it's roughly every 2 hours and at night it's every 3 unless he's doing one of his nurse all night spurts.
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November 6th, 2013, 02:36 PM
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Keelan usually nurses in the morning when he first wakes up, before nap and at bedtime. There may be one or two during the night, but they are usually short and he will once in a while nurse during the day as well.
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November 7th, 2013, 06:36 AM
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He usually takes 4-5 bottles a day at daycare and I pump 5 times a day at work (9 hour day). We also nurse when I drop him off at daycare, at lunch, and when I pick him up. At home we nurse 3-4 times during the evening/night and once in the morning before we get out of bed. I guess that makes 10-12.
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I don't count but maybe 10x or more in a day.
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Oh gosh, I'm not sure. Lots? Probably between 8 and 12.
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