Tag: Solids

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Complete guide to starting solids

Dr Homewood shares a guide to starting solids with your 6 month old including food to start with, what to avoid and how to reduce the risk of allergies.

breakfast ideas for baby

Breakfast ideas for baby

I am looking for breakfast ideas for my 7 month old Alternative ideas to Farex rice cereal Weetbix. Banana with greek yoghurt. Toast. Scrambled eggs. Stacey Bellamy’s organic apple and …

baby won't eat lumpy food

Baby won’t eat lumpy food

Baby won’t eat lumpy food – parents share their tips for when baby gags in lumpy food and finger food

Everyone Needs Mummas Little Helpers

Ever been on your hands and knees under the high chair picking up smooshed peas and grated carrot and thought, blooming heck, there must be a better way than this…? …

5 Cool Summer Treats for Baby and Beyond

5 Cool Summer Treats For Baby And Beyond – frozen banana icecream, watermelon iceblocks, green smoothies and more. Great healthy recipes to keep baby cool.

Fussing in the high chair

Fussy baby in high chair

Q&A: My 6 month old fusses in the high chair sometimes and would much rather be fed solids in my lap. Any tips? Should I keep persisting with the high chair?

toddler not eating

Toddler not eating

Q&A: We’re having real trouble feeding our 20 month old. He just says ‘down’ or gives the ‘finished’ signal almost immediately after he’s started to eat. It’s really stressing me out because he’s already so little for his age.

Throwing food from the high chair

Q&A: My 9 month old baby is going through a stage of throwing food from the high chair to the floor. Does anyone have any gentle ways to discourage this?

Best Books For Starting Solids

Q&A: I’m looking for books, Ebooks or apps for starting solids, and also different “recipes” to try, the things to try first, how to prepare things etc

Baby Refusing Solids

Parents Tips: Parents share their best tips for a solids strike with baby refusing solids

alterntaive baby cereal

Alternative baby cereal – baby’s first food

Starting solids can be overwhelming with the variety of options for baby’s first food.  Read our guide to starting solids written by our resident general practioner.  I was just wondering …

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Ultimate advice for starting solids

Q&A: What is your ultimate piece of advice for our mums about to start solids?

When did you start offering solids before milk?

Q&A: When did you start offering solids before milk?

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Puree Suggestions

Q&A What suggestions do you have for a Puree Recipe swap ?

Introducing cows milk

Q&A: What age did your LO go from BF/FF to cows milk? How did you do it? Part transition? Bottle or sippy cup? Any issues?

Q&A with Dr Howard Chilton

Paediatrician Tips: Q&A with Dr Howard Chilton

Recently, we invited members of our Facebook page to submit questions for Dr Chilton to answer during a timed Q&A sessions. Questions ranged from sleeping issues to cysts on gums. Read on to see Dr Chilton’s response to each of the questions.

puree parties

Puree Parties

My mother’s group and I came up with a great way to give our babies variety in their first foods – Puree Parties.  They also give us a great excuse to socialise and connect with other, likeminded adults!

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