Tag: baby weaning

Cinnamon apple pudding (a BLW recipe)

Cinnamon apple pudding (a BLW recipe)

Ever woke up one morning wishing you had made breakfast the night before so that you can enjoy 5 more minutes of sleep in bed? Or maybe 10 minutes?   Yeah, of course you did.   Even more so when you have a small child […]

How to improve baby’s pincer grasp

How to improve baby’s pincer grasp

As adults, we do a lot of things with our hands: we eat, we write, we wave, we shake hands, we hug, we carry, we hold, we point, we juggle, we tickle, we touch, we gesticulate, we push, just to name a few.   But […]

How to teach baby to drink from a cup

How to teach baby to drink from a cup

A DADDY’S TUTORIAL One of the things that I constantly read about on the Facebook weaning groups that I am a member of is the frustration of moms who cannot get their little one to drink water from a cup.   [Do not offer water […]

3 signs baby is ready for weaning (and 3 that don’t necessarily mean that)

3 signs baby is ready for weaning (and 3 that don’t necessarily mean that)

I wish I waited. We started giving Emma carrot juice (!) at around 5 months and 3 weeks, at the recommendation of a paediatrician, after her blood tests revealed she had a minor anaemia (lack of iron). I tell you… who starts weaning at that […]