What you need to know about bananas and weaning

What you need to know about bananas and weaning

Bananas are an ideal first food for babies. They’re portable, taste good (babies have a preference for sweet flavours) and are equally easy to mash up or chew.

However bananas stain clothes. Horribly. They leave nasty black stains which are hard – impossible even – to wash out. It’s one of the many things that most parents learn the hard way.

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Baby Led Weaning - What meal should you start with ?

Baby Led Weaning - What meal should you start with ?

The simple answer is that the best time is up to you and your baby.  Milk will remain your baby’s main source of nutrition for...

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What is weaning?

What is weaning?

Life as a parent means getting our heads around lots of new words and concepts (‘cruising’ is one of our favourites – contrary to what you might think, this is where babies move around upright clutching onto furniture).

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When is the best time to start weaning?

When is the best time to start weaning?

Current guidance is that you shouldn’t introduce solid foods until a baby is around six months old.

But babies develop at different rates, so how do you know when to start with your individual baby?

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