Weaning your baby

Weaning your babyMost mums love watching their babies start to move onto solids – even though at times it can be a bit of a messy business! Learning to love food is a very exciting journey with one simple truth – if your baby tries lots of different foods, they’re more likely to be food lovers in the future.

As the experts in organic baby food, we know the importance of eating tasty, wholesome food, using only the very finest ingredients full of nutritious goodness. We know you want to give your baby the best in life and so we’re here to help you at every stage of weaning, right into toddlerhood.

Signs your baby may be ready for weaning

Signs your baby may be ready for weaning

Is your baby ready for weaning? Have a look at our list of signs that tell you when your baby is ready to move on to foods.

From the start of weaning

From the start of weaning

Eating is big news for your baby! Up until now, they’ve only been used to the taste and texture of milk so food really is a huge change for them.

From 6 months

From 6 months

If your baby is getting the hang of smooth, mild tastes and accepting them quite easily, now’s the time to move up to the next stage of weaning!

From 7 months

From 7 months

This is often known as the ‘honeymoon’ period of weaning, when babies will eat anything and everything, so make the most of it!

Introducing lumps

Introducing lumps

Advice on how to introduce lumps to your baby and tips on what to do if they struggle to take them straight away.

Drinks during weaning

Drinks during weaning

Once your baby is eating a few solids, they might start to feel a little bit thirstier, but what drinks are safe to give?

5-a-day for babies

5-a-day for babies

Fruit & vegetables are a staple during the first stages of weaning, but once it has been established how much do they really need & why? Find out here in our guide to 5-a-day for babies.

Allergies & intolerances

Allergies & intolerances

Advice on what a food allergy and intolerance is, how they can affect weaning and what to do if you think your baby might have an allergy can be found here.

Weaning a premature baby

Weaning a premature baby

It can be confusing to know when to start weaning your premature baby so we've put together some advice & tips to get you started which are located here.

Weaning FAQs

Weaning FAQs

It’s natural to have lots of questions when it comes to feeding your baby. Here are some of the most common questions about weaning we come across.

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