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Old 02-14-2013, 05:01 PM   #31
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Re: Whats the oldest youve nursed?

Originally Posted by Meredith+2 View Post
My oldest weaned at 6.5 years old, and I'd do it again in a heartbeat. He truly self-weaned, and he didn't nurse one day longer (or less) than he needed to. DS2 nursed for 4 years and a few months, and that's just what he needed. DS3 is 17 months, and we'll see how long he nurses.

Elizabeth, I think I have you "beat!"
I am right there with you, although if my oldest had his way, he would still be nursing. He turns 7 in a month. But it had been on and off (more off than on) since he turned 4yo and I got pregnant with DS2. He would sometimes go a month or two without nursing, then ask to several days in a row. I think he has nursed once since getting his first permanent teeth last fall, but I am not quite sure how long it has been.
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