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lil_filly 03-31-2012 12:13 AM

made it 6 months...
Ebf for 6 months... yeah! Someone please tell me the biting is just a phase. I find myself feeling nervous to latch her for fear of those 2 chompers waiting to attack my poor innocent nipples.

L J 03-31-2012 12:21 AM

You have to let her know that biting isn't acceptable. Just saying "no" and putting her down for a minute works with most babies.

But yes, it's just a phase. And we are there, too. :hugs:

lilylouhoo 03-31-2012 12:48 AM

Re: made it 6 months...
That's what I did. I said "no" in a fairly stern voice, set him down somewhere safe or handed him to someone else and then left the room. He stopped after maybe a week or so. It seemed like forever though. lol

firstimemommy44 03-31-2012 03:38 PM

Its just a phase :) we're on 26 months now and it did stop finally lol

mamaspice 03-31-2012 10:28 PM

Pull him towards you so that his nose is squished against your breast and he has to let go to breath. Then wait a few before relatching.

My baby bites when she needs to go potty.

BottomOfMyHearts 04-01-2012 12:45 PM

Re: made it 6 months...
Grats! I just made it to 7 months and I still get nips occasionally! LOL I just say "NO BITEY" and take her off if she does it 2x.

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