Weaning

brushing your teeth

Encouraging kids to brush their teeth

When the little ones give us their best smile, offering a flash of those milk teeth, it would be difficult for the coldest of hearts not to melt- they look so cute! Encouraging kids to brush their teeth is so important. From the first little one that pops up and onwards – they need to

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weaning

Weaning

Weaning Do’s and Don’ts If you have a baby that is of the age where you want to start weaning then you’re in for an exciting time, and a messy time, but watching your baby explore the vast world of flavours and textures is fun and exciting. Depending on who you talk to and what

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Food Milestones In Children

Weaning: Beyond first tastes

Beyond First Tastes Weaning can be a stressful time for parents, are you feeding your baby enough, are you feeding them too much?  What sort of foods should they eat?  Smooth purées or lumpy mashed up concoctions?  It’s a bit of a minefield and it doesn’t matter what book you read or which website you

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Making kids eat their greens

If only they tasted nicer….. As I sit and write this, I’m scowling at a series of stubborn green stains on the wall. The splodges are a reminder of a fierce battle, not from an alien invasion, but from my youngest daughter, who up until very recently, absolutely refused to eat her greens. But now,

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Food Milestones In Children

Weaning your baby?

Are you thinking about weaning your baby? Introducing your baby to solid foods can be a lot of fun for you both. NHS guidelines say that babies are usually ready to begin weaning at around six months old. Before then, only breast milk or infant formula is needed as their digestive systems are not yet

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