how long before starting on "real solids"

my baby is 5 months i am |BF.. but in the procesess of tryin to get her onto a bottle... she is on pureeds and cereal but i was wondering how long some of you think a baby...

Started by Amanda on 11/16/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 11/18/2010 by Karen


my 16 month old son refuses to chew!

hi ladies, pls help me out, my 16 month old son refuses to chew his food, he just swallows! as a result he only eats mashed food. he started creché about a month ago & he is...

Started by Zama on 09/14/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/28/2014 by Shanelle


What can your 7 month old do?

My daughter is 7 months old and so far all she does is roll side to side and the odd time onto her tummy.She still hates tummy time,can't sit up on her own,dosen't crawl or...


schedule for 10 month old

I`m really struggling to get in a routine. I`ve been a bit slow to introduce new foods to my little one and speak to other mums who say their babies will eat anything. I know he...


How do you solve a problem like SOLIDS!

Having a lot of trouble with solids. My 8 month old hardly eats anything. mainly her banana porridge and some store bought purees. She won't even try anything that I make at...

Started by Suzi on 03/22/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 03/24/2010 by Carrol


Help!! I need feeding ideas/encouragement.

My twins are 8 months old (born at 38 weeks so not preemies) and we have been doing the store bought pureed baby foods. We are currently using the stage 2 foods but I feel...

Started by Shari on 01/22/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/27/2009 by Kathryn


Solids and 8mnth olds is it okay?

Is it okay to give my 8mnth old solid foods like speghetti; cereal; bread...Big people food? I was letting my daughter sit on the counter with me last night while i was...


Advice on Meal-Time

I was wondering what your children are eating at their meals. Are your children on table food or baby food still? If your children are on table food, how did you transition...


stage 2 baby jars?

my son is 7months old and the smooth jars arent filling him anymore, i looked at th age on them and it says 4-6months. i bought some stae 2 jars the other day (the ones with the...

Started by Hayley on 12/11/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 05/31/2010 by Jennifer


What to feed???

I am really struggling because Natalie doesn't want seem as into her gerber 2nd foods anymore. I have tried some of the 3rd foods and she doesn't like them either. I made her...

Started by Aidamarie on 02/24/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/26/2009 by Lauren


Texture anyone?

Any ideas on how I can get my 1th-percentile in weight 9 month old to start eating thicker textured food? He currently spits any chunks in his food back out. Our pediatrician...



i have a 2 year old son, who refuses to eat anything i sit infront of him...he wont eat meats,veggies,fruits...should i put him back on baby food???whats some advice? i tried...

Started by Heather on 09/07/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/26/2012 by Jennifer


Solids - How much? How often?

Just wondering how others are doing with solids. How much do you feed each sitting and how many times a day do you offer solids? And what do you serve each meal? Do you make...