Alicia Silverstone Defends Mouth-To-Mouth Feeding

Remember when Alicia Silverstone posted that home video of her feeding her baby boy, Bear Blu, mouth-to-mouth (she chewed up the food in her mouth and then passed it directly to his mouth from her mouth)? A lot of people thought it was, well, disgusting. Now Alicia’s responding to her critics.

“People have been feeding their kids that way for thousands of years. It’s a weaning process. It’s just a thing that has been going on for thousands of years and I didn’t think I was inventing anything.

“I wasn’t saying this was anything somebody should do. I wasn’t trying to be independent or cause such a ruckus. I’m very glad that I did it.”

I haven’t heard of many mothers doing this, but hey, as long as it isn’t unsafe or dangerous, then it’s Alicia’s call, right?

Photos by GJC/INI/FameFlynet

Comments

  1. remywill says

    Oh boy, you just know she’d be one of those deathly boring women who dominate conversations with talk about the consistency of thier baby’s bowl movments……….yawn

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