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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...

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My son is 8 months old and we really struggle to get him to eat any solids. We've tried farex, weetbix, sweet potato, pumpkin, carro...


Starting solids - what are your bub's favourite foods so far?

What has been a hit and what has been a miss with your little one?

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Cooking apples

Hello mums out there! My little Marina loves her fruit. I have tried to cook a couple of types o...

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its so delicious thanks so much u can get many recipes here on :


starting tasting foods at 12 weeks

FTM here, my lovely little man was born at 37w6d 5pound 4ounces with low blood sugar, low body te...

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Each bub is different. My son took over 6 months for him to build up to a decent amount of solids and continued wanting milk in pref...

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...

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I'm a new FTM and both the midwives at the hospital and community as well as plunket advised me that the guide line of 4-6month...


What were the first foods you started your little one on?

Tell us what they loved or hated!

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Tongue tied and chewing!

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

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My friend’s son has got it snipped when he was around 4 months old. He is now 3.5 and has no problem in chewing, swallowing. He spea...


Skin reaction

Hi I just started my 4 month old baby girl in Heinz Apple purée today and after three spoons she ...

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This first time I gave puree apple to my daughter she violently vomited and went all limp afterwards and almost gave me a heart atta...


travel and bottlefeeding help?

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

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I have just bought Cherub Baby glass baby bottles to suit you and your baby. They are all 100% BPA free so they are the safest choic...


When did you start your baby on solids?

What foods did they enjoy the most to begin with?

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Enjoying Solids

For my kids the introduction of solids was met with some reluctance. A few months in however and ...

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What do you think about baby led weaning?

Too messy? Or have you found it to be a rewarding experience? What did you find worked best for you?

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What to feed him!?

HI mums anyone have any fun recipes for bubs or anything new I can feed him!? I'm great in ...

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Hey! My kids loved mash potato with cous cous mixed through it. It freezes really well too


When to start baby on solids?

Hi all, my son will be 4 months on the 26th of this month, I'm just wondering when did you s...

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There's some great practical tips on starting solids here: Also we've ...


Baby Led Weaning Advice for a Newbie

Hi Mummies, I'm looking for your stories on how you started your bub on BLW. My DS2 is a lit...

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We have a great article on our site on Baby Led Weaning which you might be interested in Good luck! Huggies Moderator