When I took my son to his 9 month old well baby check up, his doctor told me that she wanted to make sure that he was off the bottle around his first birthday. I really didn’t think this was going to be possible to wean him from the bottle by the time he was a year old but it was easier than I expected it to go. I was planning on weaning him from the bottle after his first birthday but I really wasn’t trying to rush him or force him to grow up to fast. I was a bit sad when his doctor suggested transitioning to the sippy cup because that meant that he was growing up and becoming a toddler.
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Time to Purchase a Sippy Cup for My Baby
I went home and was puzzled by his doctors comment since I was never told to wean to wean my other children by a certain age before. However, I gave it some thought and decided to try offering my son a sippy cup. So that we could see if we were going to be able to accomplish this task by his first birthday. I went to the store and purchased him a sippy cup. His first sippy cup had handles on it so that he could easily grasp it with his hands.