Baby is fascinated in the first phase of this kind of direct contact with , of course it will make a mess, but do not rush to tighten than when he finished .
Thumb such foods can be introduced starting in the 8th and when clear signs that baby is ready: it can easily take objects from the table, the spoon is fed.
For starters, put a few pieces of food (4-5) in baby dish leaving enough time termine.Eventual them, as is almost over, add a few.
The most convenient is if the baby is place where you eat (See table). This avoids the situation in which the baby can drown.
Thumb Food a few suggestions:
Fruits: you can cut small pieces of cooked and peeled fruit well (Banana, Mango, Prune, Pears, Peaches,Seedless watermelon, Sliced grapes, Dried apricots and soaked)
: cubes of cheese, tofu cubes
baby food only after 12 months. You can cut small pieces.. Eggs can be cut and placed in
Vegetables and meat: Dishes cooked and well cooked vegetables, like carrots, peas, zucchini, potato or sweet potato, small “trees” of broccoli or cauliflower cooked well, pieces of meat boiled chicken (or other meat tender) the size of a pea.
- Introducing Your Baby to Solid Foods (enfamil.com)
- natural eating (nishitab.wordpress.com)
- Safe Food Handling Tips (enfamil.com)