Monthly Archives: January 2012

It’s getting messier…

A few new food adventures over the past couple of days. Avocado for tea last night: M.E.S.S.Y. But fun! The ‘loaded spoons’ approach resulted in mashed avocado in the hair and all over the face, and very little in the … Continue reading

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Daniel’s weekend carb-fest

As I said the other day, once you’ve started BLW it seems hard to rein in your excitement and enthusiasm for introducing your baby to a whole range of things. My resolve to stick to fruit and veg only until … Continue reading

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Dining out

The last four days have gone pretty well. Daniel’s continued to have some fruit and/or veg at at least one adult mealtime each day, and we’ve also had a couple of dining out experiences that haven’t ended in disaster or … Continue reading

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Accepting an ‘off day’

Daniel didn’t do so well with his pieces of pear this morning, and I found myself feeling unexpectedly frustrated and impatient with him. These feelings took me by surprise and I didn’t like it! He was showing some interest in … Continue reading

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Some success, some surprises, some slight concerns…

Very good effort on some steamed broccoli and courgette fingers on Saturday evening. And evidence of both in the nappy the following morning! Daniel also tried a whole pear for breakfast on Sunday (skin peeled off one half, to give … Continue reading

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Nappy evidence! And mango becoming a favourite

Definite evidence of broccoli and either mango or sweet potato (or both!) in the nappy yesterday – so, some actual ‘eating’ has definitely occurred – hurrah! Yesterday we just did a mango snack at lunchtime. Again there was no proper … Continue reading

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Mess and patience

There’s going to have to be a lot of both of these if we’re going to see this BLW thing through properly. First the mess. Yes, in theory I understood that BLW is messier than normal weaning. But I had … Continue reading

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