Huggies Forum

Huggies® Ultimate

Learn More
  1. home
  2. Baby Forum
  3. Baby
  4. Solids and General Feeding Issues

Solids and General Feeding Issues


Huggies Help Panel - Nutritionist

Hi Everyone, Just to let you know our nutritionist Leanne Cooper, is ready to answer your questi...

23 replies

Heyy all I'm new to this first time mum and everything I've been hearing a lot about people having trouble breastfeeding w...


11 month old refusing to drink water, help!

As the title says, my 11 month old DD seems to have an aversion to drinking water and I don'...

2 replies

To avoid dehydration in the baby's body you must take it very seriously. For the time being, you can use a dropper which is use...



Hi, Ive just been giving some pre packaged baby food and one of the jars was a strawberry dessert...

5 replies

Here -


Ideas for finger foods

Ive steamed carrot, green beans and sugar snap peas and give these to him as well as toast...Just...

6 replies

Hi! I don't know how old is your child, but my child is five yers old and he really like Baked Cauliflower. try this recipe - h...


travel and bottlefeeding help?

hello everybody, looking for advice on travelling with my son who will be 4 months old (and bottl...

12 replies

Aww, my dear, I never used to use. Someone used disposable bags for bottles, but I realized that you really love to travel. If this ...


Can 6 month old eat corn?

Hello I just finished making some sweetcorn puree for my 6 month old boy to try for the first tim...

5 replies

I can recommend How to boil corn - Maybe it will help someone...


Zucchini & Avocado

Does anybody know if you need to peel zucchini before you boil/stew/steam? I have pureed my avoc...

6 replies

Hi! I like both of this and cook them often!) found good recipe of the Zucchini - ...

Considering starting 3 month old on solids

Hi, My son has just turned 3 months and I am considering offering him a small amount of rice cere...

35 replies

Go with your gut I reckon. My mum had 8 kids, all 8 started on solids at or around 3 months and we’re all fine, no food allergies, ...



I'd love to hear how you prepared chook for the first time. My DD is almost 8 months, keen to try...

2 replies

Do you like to cook? I love very much. Therefore, I recommend you my favorite chicken recipe.


How long can I store cooked, mashed vegies?

I cook and mash sweet potato, pumpkin and apples and want to know how long I can keep these store...

5 replies

I like to cook. And I think that it will be useful for you to learn how to bake potatoes.


Cows Milk allergy Lactose intolerant ? Aptamil allerpro

My baby has been having tummy issues since 8weeks old (now 14weeks) We ended up in hospital for ...

New no replies Be the first to reply »


I have been told a few different ages for when it is ok to start babies on cows milk. Can anyone ...

11 replies

Hey ladies, those of you that have given your children cows milk from around 6months of age.. How were your kids poos lol and the li...


What is the best vegetable to go with apple??

Hi everyone! I am trying to get my 7 month old intererested in vegetables rather than just apple...

11 replies

A carrot goes fine with an apple. I know how important it is for my kids to eat more vegetable. But the task of making them eat mo...


Cracked and bleeding nipples :(

My DD 8months got her first teeth two weeks ago. My problem is they are rubbing against my nipple...

10 replies

For anyone else searching for solutions to cracked nipples, I just wanted to add that I've been using MADE OF nipple balm and i...


Homemade Purees

Hello everyone, I need advice on buying such a thing

New no replies Be the first to reply »

13 Month Old baby refusing to have any milk

We recently introduced cows milk to my 13 month olds bottles, all was going fine. But just recent...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

Dropping a milk feed at 7.5 month

Hello, my daughter is not drinking anywhere near what she used to of her formula bottles. I'...

1 reply

My 61/2 month old is the same. She used to have 250ml bottle first thing in the morning and then 2 x 200ml bottles during the day an...


My one year old has stopped eating !

Hi all My one year old has just stopped eating about 3 weeks ago. He is only eating small pieces ...

4 replies

Hi Amy, According to your description, it is likely that your kids are fussy eating, the symptoms are they reject foods that they u...

twin mumma

Establishing routine

Hi all, My DS and DD are six months(5 months corrected)They both are eating 3 meals a day but on...

New no replies Be the first to reply »
twin mumma

Feeding Routine

My DS and DD are six months(5 months corrected)They both are eating 3 meals a day but only drinki...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

What veggies and fruit to purée

Hey guys my son has been eating solids since he was 5 months 2 weeks old he is now 6 months 1 wee...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

Tongue tied and chewing!

Hey there, my 16 month old has tongue tie which was not corrected when she was little because I c...

3 replies

I never really heard about tongue tie before, I only came about this topic because I was researching if it's normal that my bab...


10 month old not eating soilds at all

Hi everyone Im a first time mum and have a beautiful 10month old baby girl. She has a issue with...

3 replies

Hi there. how are you? Didn't you started his weaning when he was 6 years old? Have you consulted with doctor? What did he said...


6 month immunisation

My DS had his 6mth injections last week and he has not been himself since. He is generally happy ...

9 replies

It is all a good sign. I wouldn't really worry. babies reacting to the vaccine just shows the immune system in progress. 6th m...


Transition from nipple shield to bottle

Hello people can anyone please recommend which bottle to use for bub to make an easy transition f...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

How much does your 7month have a day

Hi there I have an almost 7month old little girl Weighing in at 9.5kg Currently she’s having 2-...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

starting solids at 3 months

Hi, i was wondering if anyone had started their babies on solids earlier than the 4-6 months. My ...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

My baby stopped eating solid he used to eat

Hi there! So my son is 6 months and have always loved his solid food since 4 month. In the last ...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

9 month old won't eat...terribly constipated...need help/advise

Hello ladies, Mydaughter Lara is almost 10 months and is a real fussy eater. She started on fo...

7 replies

Hi Indolence. I currently have a 8.5 mo baby, exactly on the same boat as yours. Dont like solid food everything. He used to like c...


What fish for 8 month old?

I want to introduce fish in my nearly 8 months's old diet. What is the best fish to puree. I neve...

9 replies

Does anyone have a nice recipe for snapper for babies? Also, in my understanding flake is high in mercury so it’s not the best choic...

Huggies Support

5 ideas for baby's first finger foods

1. Cooked, diced sweet potato Tip: Babies naturally like sweeter veggies like sweet potatoes. S...

New no replies Be the first to reply »



4 replies

If you are giving her soilds b4 her bottle try switching them around. Also if you do add formular to her soilds you will need to a...

Huggies Support

When did you start your baby on solids?

What did you start them on? Here is a rough guide but we'd love to hear from you! 4-6 Mont...

New no replies Be the first to reply »
Huggies Support

What foods did you start your little one on?

What were their favourites? Avocado? Sweet potato?

New no replies Be the first to reply »

HOW MUCH in one sitting did you start baby on?

I've started my 4 month old of farex and she loves it. She swallows it great and is super ke...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

My 7 month old son not taking to solids

I started feeding mashed food at 6 months. My son has never taken solids well. Some things he wil...

5 replies

Thank you. I have been feeding my son well pureed food which i intentionally keep a bit runny and he has taken it well for the past ...

Huggies Support

Baby's First Superfoods

You've probably been trying to incorporate a few super foods into your conception and pregna...

New no replies Be the first to reply »
Huggies Support

3 great baby finger food ideas

Try these healthy snacks for your little one once they have started on solids. Toddlers will also...

New no replies Be the first to reply »

how much should a 6 month old eat?

Hi, My DS is 6 months old and has just started solids. Hes currently having 3 meals of pureed fru...

6 replies

My lil girl is 6 months. How much solids should she be having & what times? She tends to have lunch and I just started her on di...

Huggies Support

Have you tried baby led weaning?

How did you start it? Is it something you would recommend to others?

New no replies Be the first to reply »