Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Substitute Mother

Robin had two baby girls.  Unfortunately she only loves on of them.  We noticed a couple of days ago that she was refusing to nurse the smaller baby.  I had to go out several times a day and hold her still while the baby nursed.  This was not fun and my thighs and butt are still recovering.

Luckily Lily gave birth the other day and with a little encouragement she is now nursing Robin's starving baby.


  1. How sweet...I think Lily should get an apple in her feed trough for being such a good sub mummy.

    Glad you could avoid having to bottle feed the wee one yourself.

    Blessings Kelsie

  2. Aww poor little one,bravo to Lily for saving the day and the kid:)

  3. Hooray for Lily! I'm glad she took on the task - that can be a very difficult thing to accomplish!

  4. Whew, I'm so glad this worked out for you. I wonder what I'll do if I have a similar situation. Got a kid bottle on hand just in case.

  5. So happy it worked out okay in the end. Cudo's to Lily.