Solid Foods & Weaning: Toddler, Sam's Club

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Weaning My 6 Month Old

I plan on starting to wean my daughter after she turns 6 months old next week. I have about a 3 months supply of breastmilk frozen and plan on pumping until my supply is gone, however, I figure I will have to supplement formula as well. Does anyone have any suggestions for a good formula to use that is closest to breastmilk?? Also, has anyone had success with combining breastmilk and formula in the same bottle? --MORE INFO--My ped recommended starting my daughter on solids at 4 months and we have worked our way up to 3 meals a day on...

Allergen Foods

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Sam's Club or Costco? Is It Really Worth It?

So, I'm thinking of paying for a membership for either Sam's Club or Costco? I had a Sam's Club membership a while ago when we were a family of 3 (me, husband and daughter) I stopped paying because we hardly went and didn't find it useful. So, today, we are a family of 5 (me, husband, 13-year-old daughter, 4-year old daughter and almost 1-year old son). For families of 5 do you really think it's worth it? Do you find yourself buying a lot when you're there? Do you save any? Both stores are about equal distance from my house, so I would...

Baby Jar Foods

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For Those Spend $400 Month on Food

What are you eating? Seriously. Some of you are saying that amount INCLUDES soap / shampoo etc. I spend $600 per month on FOOD. Just food. No lotions, paper goods etc. JUST FOOD. :-( here is what we eat. Breakfast: I eat a banana/almond milk/ peanut butter smoothie (I am allergic to milk and eggs) Hubby and daughter each eat an egg (either fried or hard boiled) with a glass of milk and sometimes a yogurt. Lunch: We usually take leftovers from dinner (I will make extra portions) Daughter eats lunch at school (not...


Baby Shower Food

Help! My invite list is getting longer and my budget $$ is running low. I...


Making Food Last?

Before my wife and I adopted out two kids we spent less than $100 a week on...

Forbidden Foods

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Sam's Club Formula and Diapers

My mother in law and sister in law have a membership to sam's club and want to buy diapers from ther but i prefer Luvs and they said they do not sell them there they sell huggies, pampers and sam's brand. I do not like huggies adn was wondering about the sam's brand. Also formula i like the target brand has anyone had issues or concerns with the sam's brand of powdered formula.