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If your baby holds their bottle when did they start?
I remember around 4 months he was able to hold his bottle a bit but now he won't at all. We switched to big 11 oz Avent bottles so I wonder if maybe they are just to big for him to hold now. It seems like he just doesn't want to hold his bottle though so I wonder if he ever will.
Michele - wife to Jason and mommy to Vincent (7/12/10) and Maggie (4/16/14)
Nope, Sam will rest his hands on the bottle but doesn't really hold it. My dd never held her own bottle, ever! I sort of thought that Sam being in daycare as a baby would help him learn to hold the bottle since I figured they would encourage it but since he is the youngest baby there and there are only 3 other kids in his class they actually love cuddling and feeding him so I don't blame him for not holding his bottle! I wouldn't either LOL and at home I like to feed and cuddle too so I think he just has no incentive to do it on his own!
Emersyn REFUSES to let anyone else hold the bottle now! She started holding it when she was about 5mo I guess, and like I said, now she won't let anyone feed her, she has to feed herself. Admittedly it makes my job a little easier but it also makes me feel a little un-needed!