Solid Foods

It's time to start feeding your baby solid foods! What should you feed him first? Here you'll learn when to start solid foods, how to introduce solids and recognize allergies, what to start with, and more.

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Baby Feeding Chart for the First Year

Learn how much and how often to feed your baby every month, based on guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

What is Baby-Led Weaning? How to Help Your Infant Feed Himself

Hands off, mama! With baby-led weaning, your kid is in charge. It might be the best thing to happen in the high chair since the invention of the bib. Here are some tips for baby-led weaning success.

Baby’s First Foods: How to Introduce Solids

Introducing solids to your infant is an exciting milestone. Here's everything you need to know about timelines, safety, and recommended menu items—plus a simple baby food chart to print at home.

13 Easy Finger Foods for Babies With No Teeth

Want to give your little one some extra nutrition, but worried about what he can chew? We've rounded up some of the best finger foods for babies with no teeth.

The Best Finger Foods for Baby

When it's time for your baby to start solids, the American Academy of Pediatrics suggests slowly introducing fruits, veggies, and meat one at a time to gauge his reaction. Here's our list of safe finger foods to gradually introduce into your child's diet.

The Pros and Cons of Baby Food Pouches

While baby food pouches offer convenience, they might negatively impact your child’s development. Here’s how to use the products in a safe, healthy way.

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15 Easy Homemade Baby Food Recipes

Think you don't have time to whip up a nutritious, homemade baby food for your hungry infant? Even take-out queens will find these recipes—made with stuff you usually toss into your shopping cart—quick and easy to make. Added bonus: You'll be happy to know that every bite is packed with many of the vitamins and minerals Baby needs. And you’ll likely save money (hello, college fund!) by using fresh or frozen veggies instead of purchasing pricey pre-made purees.

When Do Babies Start Eating Solid Food?

Confused about the recommended timeline for starting solids? Here's when to introduce new textures and tastes to your infant’s diet.

Organic Baby Food Facts: Your Shopping Guide

For some foods, it makes a lot of sense to buy organic. With others, not so much. We'll help you navigate the grocery aisles.