Weaning: stopping breastfeeding | Raising Children Network - weaning babies from the breast


Your Age-by-Age Guide to Weaning | Parents weaning babies from the breast

If weaning is your decision, it's best for you and your baby to do it gradually, and with love. If you wean “cold turkey,” your breasts will likely become painfully.

Weaning is the process of stopping feeding your baby with breast milk. Ideally, the first step towards weaning your baby is introducing complementary foods.

It is the gradual process of giving your baby other foods while continuing to breastfeed. Weaning can come with a lot of mixed emotions. You may feel excited at.