Baby turns six months and all of a sudden your bombarded with emails, samples, charts and information packs giving you step by step guides to weaning your baby on to solids. Easy – except what they don’t mention is babies are all different and what works for one may not work for another.
Weaning Lottie has not been straight forward, for at least the first month she was completely uninterested, she pursed her lips and refused to even try. Now and 8 months we have finally got to the stage where she is showing interest she wants to try different things, she enjoys feeding herself alot more than others feeding her so I’ve put together a weaning survival guide;
Bibs; You need lots of bibs preferably big ones that will cover as much of their clothes as possible – unless you like mountains of washing and want to buy shares in vanish that is.
|Should of used a bigger bib mum|
Using two spoons; this is the only thing that works for me to stop Lottie grabbing the spoon off me. If she can hold a spoon she’s quite happy for me to feed her. But…