Baby Lead Weaning - a little rant lol!

Has anyone else in the UK had experience with baby lead weaning? I have had a very positive experience and would love to share it but no one seems to know what it is. Is it...

Started by Claire on 04/17/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/22/2010 by Stina


baby led weaning...

my baby will turn 6 months in a few weeks. so far she's been breastfed so for introducing foods i've been looking into baby led weaning as this seems the most natural...


Baby led weaning; HOW?

I have (very regrettably) been doing solids with my daughter since 4 months. She has been on purees and now have started to do lumps, and some finger foods (not many) and would...

Started by Eleisha on 01/31/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/31/2010 by Minnie


Baby Led Weaning and Formula Feeding

Hi Mums! After reading Gill Rapleys book, I have been following baby-led-weaning with my LO since 6 months- now 8 months old. She is formula fed. I was wondering if any other...

Started by Celeste-sa on 10/14/2010 in February 2010 Babies

Last update on 10/18/2010 by Celeste-sa


Anyone having trouble getting their baby to eat?

My little girl just turned 6 months old and we have been trying different cereals (rice, oat & barley) for the last month without a lot of success. She has been exclusively...

Started by Julie on 01/03/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 01/03/2010 by Vicki


Picky eater!!

My seven month old started eating solids at 6 months but she really only likes rice cerealmixed with breast milk and maybe 1 or 2 other things....If we try other things she...

Started by Beata on 03/11/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/11/2009 by Rebecca


How long has BLW been around?

Just curious how long BLW has been around. I love the idea and get to start tomorrow (my daughter has been reaching and wanting my food for a couple of week now, and is turning...


Starting solids at 4mos?

At my sons 4mo doctor appointment the nurse seemed very surprised that I was still exclusively BFing and told me that it was strongly reccomended that he start on solids. Our...

Started by Taylor on 10/30/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/15/2010 by Kasie


Scared about my baby choking

My son is about to turn 8 months and im wondering what and how much he should be feeding himself. Im always worried about him choking on foods that he can feed himself. He has...

Started by Alyson on 03/24/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 03/28/2009 by Jessica


Pushing Rice Cereal too Early!?

Not in this community, thankfully, but in others, I am getting very tired of seeing mothers advise one another to give their small infants, 2 and 3 month olds, rice cereal....In...


breastfeeding until 6 months or longer...

When should you start working food in? I had an OB/GYN tell me that you didn't need to start feeing your baby food until you wanted to because once you put something better...


6 month old - whats everyone eating??

Hey everyone! I'm new to Circle of Moms and this is actually my first question! So my daughter turned 6 months old on Christmas, and she's been eating stage 1 foods for a...

Started by Shannon on 01/02/2010 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/12/2010 by Heidi


New community!

Welcome one and all! I'll be the first to admit that I am not a baby led weaning expert...in fact my baby is only 3 months old. I started this community because I'm currently...

Started by Lauren on 02/17/2009 in Baby Led Weaning

Last update on 03/21/2010 by Vicki


How long did you exclusively breast feed?

I'm looking for support from other moms who exclusively breast fed for longer than "normal". Due to my daughters allergies already and our family history my Dr. wants me to EBF...