Solids & Weaning
When should you start your baby on solids? What’s the ideal first food for baby, and how can you get them to try new foods? How do you know if your baby is ready to start solids, and how does breastfeeding fit into the picture? If your baby is close to six months old and you think it’s time to introduce solids to their diet, or you’re thinking of weaning your baby from breastfeeding or dropping a feed, we’re here to help.
All you need to know about baby-led weaning, a different way to feed your baby. Baby-led weaning is different from the traditional method of starting a baby on solids, in that you give your baby finger foods rather than puree or mash. If your baby can sit up without needing their head supported, ... Read more
A few recipe ideas to get you started
Tips for starting your baby on solid foods from mums who know. How do you know when your baby is ready to start solids, and what foods should you give them first, in what order? Should you give your baby solid foods before or after a milk feed, and when should you introduce lumps and pieces of f ... Read more
What to do when it’s time to wean from breastfeeding or bottle-feeding. When is the right time to wean your baby from breastfeeding or bottles? What are the signs your baby is ready to move on from breastfeeding or formula, and how can you drop a feed without discomfort or drama? If you’r ... Read more