So, it is recommended by peds that your child is off the bottle at 12 months these days. Lulu would only take a certain nipple when we met her and since we met her at 10 months, we did not have the heart to take away thw one thng that she could still have:
After many failed straw cup (what our EI suggests) and sippy cups… eventually, we got her to go to this:
And, to me? That is a fancy nipple…. even though it’s called a sipper. Sipper, so close to sippy, but so far away. Looks like a straw, but really is a nipple, IMO.
Now? As of today, the “not really nipple but so much like a nipple” nipples are in the trash can. And now we still have the same bottles, but a different silicon top:
These work with the previous bottles and these which we have:
Someday, she will be on a cup, straw cup, or sippy. Please keep us in your thoughts lol