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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Wary of Offering Peanut to Your Baby? You're Not Alone
Experts say babies should be fed peanut protein early to reduce allergy risk. But a new survey says most parents aren't so sure. Here's what you need to know.
3 Baby-Led Weaning Recipes for Finger Food
Trying to skip the purées and go straight into solids? Check out these easy and nutritious recipes from the Baby-Led Feeding cookbook.
Your Biggest Baby-Led Weaning Questions, Answered
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.
Why Having Your Baby Avoid Gluten, Soy, and Other Allergens May Backfire
Eliminating foods like dairy, soy, gluten, and egg is popular for adults. But it's not smart for babies (unless they have a food allergy, of course). Here's why.
The Most Important Nutrients for Your Baby's Brain, According to Doctors
Your child's nutrition in the first two years is absolutely critical for both brain development and his future health. Here's what he needs.
When to Start Finger Foods? Probably Sooner Than You Think
Don't depend on the spoon for too long! Delaying finger foods can have a negative impact on your baby.

More Solid Foods

Do Babies Really Have 'Virgin' Guts?
This popular online theory says it can be dangerous to give babies solid foods before age six months. Is there anything to it?
Mom of a Picky Eater? This 'Pump and Dump Show' Song Is Your Anthem
The ladies behind "The Pump and Dump Show" recently performed a hilarious song about the "joys" of feeding a fussy baby and it's SUPER relatable.

Top Protein-Packed Foods for Babies and How to Serve Them

When your little one is starting solids make sure she's getting plenty of protein-rich baby food. Here are some smart, easy-prep choices.