Question for moms w/ LO at the 12 month mark ready to transition from BM / formula to WCM or alternatives:
I am interested in exploring the possibility of transitioning from BM to almond milk rather than cow's milk. If anyone has done this, I would be interested in hearing your reasons for choosing almond milk and any concerns you had. Did you give a DHA supplement to LO? I am not planning to avoid dairy altogether - I would still do full fat yogurt, cheese and eggs.
I would appreciate hearing your opinions. TIA!
TTC #1 12/2009
BFP #1 1/2010, M/C 6 weeks
BFP #2 6/2010, DD lost to congenital heart disease, we are heartbroken
TTC #2 4/2011, diagnosed MTHFR, FVL
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4/2012 FET BFP #3
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8/2012 IVF #2 epic fail: no viable embryos.
Vacation, break, second opinions, on to new RE.
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Heartbeat on U/S at 6w1d! Baby,please stay!!
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