Baby Weaning- Our Journey
Baby weaning….I’ve got this…right? This is baby number 3, surely I know how to feed her! Erm, I don’t actually know where to start!
I head on over to Pinterest and pin away, who ever knew there were so many different routes to take? Baby led, pureed, mix of both, pureed with some lumps, the list goes on. Once you have confused yourselves enough you then see pins on beakers, what one do I need to choose? Does my baby need water if shes having her bottle?
Speaking to other parents, the Health Visitor and even a Dentist, every piece of information is conflicting and leads me to more confusion.
Let’s get started with this Baby Weaning!
“Good girl, look at you so grown up, Mummy is so proud” then the gagging starts! This is normal, I remember this it’s how babies learn to use their reflex. More gagging, eyes watering, smiling, more gagging, eyes watering, no smile, more gagging… I can’t handle this, I scoop the chip out! She’s fine, my
Time to try the pureed with some soft lumps. Mash potato with some cooked carrots this evening… she loved it! No gagging, lots of smiles, Mummys heart intact, WE ARE WINNING! Baby Weaning can be a bit of trial and error, clearly.
Now to get some
Wish me luck! I appreciate any tips, recommendations, and advice!
I am now heading over to the NHS website to get some more information: