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March 28th, 2011, 08:25 AM
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Ben is 15 months and only nurses 1x a day. That seems to be all he wants! I really hope to make it to 18 months, but right now...I'm not sure he'll want it that long!
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March 28th, 2011, 08:46 AM
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jacob is 25 months and nurses at bedtime plus an occasional morning nursing session on weekends (i work FT so i don't see him in the mornings during the week). i was the one who started cutting sessions at 18 months b/c i wanted him to wean by 2 (which obviously didn't happen ). at 18 months he was still nursing 3-4x/day.
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March 28th, 2011, 09:24 AM
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Thuya wants to nurse ALL THE TIME. He will be 3 in June. I am nursing my 7 month old too so its rather annoying.
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March 28th, 2011, 01:40 PM
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Allison is 14 months and nurses 3x a day most days- once in the morning, before her nap, and at bedtime. If we have an appointment that inteferes, she'll only nurse twice.
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March 28th, 2011, 05:05 PM
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we nurse avg 6-8 times a day at 22 months.
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March 28th, 2011, 06:37 PM
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Sam is only 12 months, but he is nursing hourly right now... cutting all his molars. It's awful.
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March 29th, 2011, 03:26 PM
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Several times a day and night here, this boy loves his boob!
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March 31st, 2011, 09:11 AM
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My dd nurses in the morning and at night. She likes to have some momee-food-snacks on the weekends, though.
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March 31st, 2011, 10:01 PM
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Leila nurses once a day at bedtime, rarely she skips a day. Leila is nearly 40 months old.

Owen nurses around the clock still. At least 4 times during the day, if not more, and at least 3 times during the night. He is 20 months old.
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March 31st, 2011, 11:24 PM
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Merrick is 14 months and he's still nursing 4-6 times a day.
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April 1st, 2011, 03:56 AM
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Henry is 15 months and nurses 5-6x a time day.
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April 4th, 2011, 07:38 PM
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Ashlynn is 14 months old and nursing 3-5x a day on average. She usually nurses in the morning when she wakes up (anywhere from once to 50 times..LOL she pops off and on constantly, so I just count it as once), once before nap time or whenever Mommy sits down if we're out during nap time, occasionally after nap time, then before bed and usually, but not always, once in the middle of the night.
She's an addict..LOL
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April 5th, 2011, 11:27 PM
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2 X during the day (due to my work schedule), and at least 3 X at night.
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April 8th, 2011, 03:38 PM
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38 months and once a day. Would be more if I let her. Had her down to about once a day, most days, for about 6 months now
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April 13th, 2011, 09:08 PM
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Eli is 22 months old and nurses 2-3 times a day. Morning, nap, and bedtime. We had gotten rid of the naptime session for awhile but lately he wants it again. He even pushes me away during bedtime sessions some nights, but then other nights he's clearly boob obsessed. I think it's normal for them to go back and forth.
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April 17th, 2011, 12:22 PM
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Avery is 2 and nurses 2 x's a day but because I keep stoping the weight which isn't looking very good, starting today we are going to 1x a day
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