Before you had your baby/babies what was your original milestone, and what did you actually make it to?
Before I had Bub I only knew that I wanted to BF but didn't have an actual goal. We're at 7 1/2 months now so a year doesn't seem impossible anymore.
What about you?
My original goal was 6 weeks and to set short term goals along the way! He still nurses now at 13 months, they are having me wean because they are worried about pre term labor! I intend to nurse him again, if he wants, once this new baby is born!
12 months was my goal, but breastfeeding has been so easy for us since she was 3 weeks, and I love it, so now it's more a matter of "how am I ever going to stop" lol
with my 1st, my goal was at least the 1 year mark but probably 18 months.
I failed at breastfeeding him and only did it for a week.
with my 2nd my goal is 15/ 18 months. he s 10 month old and slowly weaning himself from my breast.
hopefully I ll be able to breastfeed. #3 for 18 months
I didn't and still don't really have a 'goal'. I sort of knew I would until 1 year. She's 10 months now and I figure that I'll just stop whenever she's ready.
With my first, my goal was 12 months... I made it 11.
With my second my goal was 12 months and we made it 16 before I had to get on meds for tendontitis... so we weaned.
My goal was 2 years (24 months) but I breastfed her until she was 32 months.
I have the same 2 year goal for this one, I don't want to breastfeed as long as I did with my daughter.
I set up mini goals. 6 weeks,3 month ,6 month ,1 year. DD is now 14 months and I am proud of the goals I've met but I am now ready to be done and plan to start weaning at 15 months.
my goal was 3 months. i've made it almost 6 months so far. my next goal is 9 months.
I wanted to do 6 months but stopped at 1 and a half weeks
She had latching problems, and my milk never really came in good. I was dried up in less than a week. Never got engorged or anything.
I took it 3 months at a time. I had tgiven up qucik with my first son and I was more determined to succeed this time. We are now at 10.5 months, so now I plan to go until he weans or 3 years whichever comes first.
With my first.. I didnt set a goal I just wanted to breastfeed. Then, I found out the benefits of extended breastfeeding. So, I wanted to continue until 2, or until he was ready to wean. We went 28 months.
Im at 14 months now, I will go to 2 years again probably, unless he is ready sooner.
I want my b**bs back though lol
my goal is one year at least, i love bfing, i love the bond, i love the spiecal time just us, and i love that she gets all she needs from me, soon enough she'll be ten and wont want a thing to do with me!
My goal with my first was 12 months made it 13.....my second was 6 months made it to 9 months.....my third 6 months made it too 8 months....all my children were terrible to wean that's why I went longer than I wanted to.