Weaning your baby is an exciting time for both you and your little one. However it can also be confusing for new parents. If you are ready to start weaning and are anxious to start, here are our top tips to get you started.
Parents are often left confused about what to feed their baby for 'teatime', their meal in the evenings, and may find it hard to think of tasty teatime ideas to increase variety for their little one. However, I don’t see it as ‘teatime’, but rather a second dinner. I recommend offering another dinner-style meal, different to what was fed at the first dinner.
Finger Foods are not only a great way to ensure your little one is introduced to a wide variety of tastes and textures, it also helps your baby feel like they are in control of their feeding which promotes a happier eating environment. In this video I show some of my favourite Finger Foods and demonstrate my top tips for giving them to your baby.
Portioning is an important element of healthy eating, and is often overlooked or misguided. In this week's #weaningwednesday, I lay out all the facts about portioning and how to ensure that you are creating healthy habits for you and your family.
Adding herbs and spices to homemade baby food is a wonderful way of developing your baby’s taste buds. They're perfectly safe so don’t shy away from incorporating yummy flavours they are sure to love! And most importantly, introducing variety from an earlier stage is key to raising a more adventurous and healthy eater.