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Alicia Silverstone feeds child by mouth

Posted by: 3AW Radio | 28 March, 2012 - 1:23 PM
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Actress Alicia Silverstone posted a video on her blog feeding her son via her mouth. Alicia chews up food in her own mouth before her son, Bear, grabs it out of her mouth and eats it.

Denis Walter asks: Is this normal? Leave your comments below.

VIDEO: Alicia Silverstone feeding her son, Bear, by her mouth

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  • This is revolting, how is this child going to learn to chew. Masticating is good for growing kids and by her chewing the food most of the nutrients will go into her mouth not his.

    Gloria Thursday 29 March, 2012 - 3:35 PM
  • "acceptable" for what. It's her kid, she's having some harmless fun. Some folk mash their kids food in a bowl first. I'm sure our ancestors were doing it this way routinely for babies when we lived in the bush.

    Lets not get all hoity in the name of sensationalist reporting. It drops the standard of journalism.

    Jenny Thursday 29 March, 2012 - 1:38 PM
  • All the nutrition would have been swallowed by the mother and a mashed up nothing fed to the child

    jim Thursday 29 March, 2012 - 8:07 AM
  • That's ok I feed my dog the same way ...

    s.robson1@optusnet.com.au Wednesday 28 March, 2012 - 4:01 PM
  • So what .... its her kid
    better than heinz baby food!

    DavidR Wednesday 28 March, 2012 - 2:47 PM
  • This is not how a human parent feeds it's human child!

    WCP Wednesday 28 March, 2012 - 2:38 PM

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