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


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...


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...


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


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


Gagging and vomitting - 8 mth old

I really want to know if there are others who had been the same? My daughter is so unpredictable - she loves banana shake - but one fine day - she would gag on it and then...


Starting cereal?

I'll be introducing cereal to my almost 5 month old, on Monday. Tomorrow :p My mother suggests that I start it off really watery, or formulay, because that's what I'll be using....

Started by Amber-Dawn on 03/07/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 03/09/2010 by Amber-Dawn


Anyone elses little one doing this?

Olivia just turned 9 months yesterday. She has been drinking below the recommended amount of formula, but my doctor has told me not to worry, she is perfectly healthy. Well...

Started by Anna on 03/12/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/24/2009 by Nicole


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


Having trouble weaning

started my daughter on solids at 4 months and it was a big success. She's loved everything we have given. She recently turned 7 months and we have tried her on lumpier foods...


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...


Starting Solids

I have 7mth old twin boys and they have been having some solids for almost a month now they have it twice a day and a small bottle after. I have been told my the nurse that I...

Started by Charlotte on 11/04/2009 in Twins

Last update on 11/09/2009 by Kerry


Vomiting during meals

Hi, I have an 8 month old boy who happily ate pureed baby food from around 5 months. Over the last month or so he seems to gag during meals and sometimes then vomits the meal...

Started by Rebecca on 02/10/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/11/2009 by Kymberley


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


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