[god Books] eBook Baby led Weaning Helping Your Baby Love Good Food AUTHOR Gill Rapley

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Baby led Weaning Helping Your Baby Love Good Food characters ¸ 109 The Natural No Fuss No PurEe Method for Starting Your Baby on Solid Foods Baby Led Weaning makes life so much easier The Times London Baby Led Weaning explodes the myth that babies need to be spoon fed and shows why self feeding from the start of the weaning process is the healthiest way for your child to develop With baby led weaning BLW for short you can skip purEes and make the transition to solid food by following your baby's I try to keep up with my daughter s reading about child rearing since it gives me an understanding of her approach to raising her baby my precious granddaughter I am so glad I read this book When my daughter started introducing finger foods to her six month old and I saw the little one gag I was horrified and thought she was about to choke I was used to babies having pureed foods and had a hard time understanding that babies could eat everything their parents eat within reasonand that they should feed themselves from day one of weaningThis book helped me understand my daughter s approach to solid foods and re assured me that my granddaughter would not choke to death or starve because of it I learned much that I had not known before The latest thinking is that babies should not be introduced to solids until six months of age They can be given much the same food as their family as long as the food is such that they can grasp it in their little hands In the first few months babies will play with solid foods exploring their color smell texture but that is no reason to worry as they are still gaining their main nutrients from their mother s milk Given sufficient exposure to a variety of foods babies will learn the skills for feeding themselves and will also take whatever they need They may not take a balanced meal in one go but will over days take what is reuired They need to eat with the family and be given all the time they need to feed Babies do not need to be spoon fed by adults Given time and opportunity they will learn to feed themselves Yes mealtimes will be messy but that s OK Most important of all they will not choke over solids Babies have a gaging reflex that prevents large pieces of food approaching the air passage and they will cough out food they cannot swallow PROVIDED they are sitting upright With this approach where babies are given both opportunity and time to feed themselves parents can avoid the possibility of their babies eating too fast or too much and so avoid having children who are obese This is a major factor in today s world where so many adults and children are overweightThis book provided me with the knowledge to relax and go along with my daughter s approach Because of it I can anticipate watching with pleasure my granddaughter learn to feed herself This ties in with raising an independent confident child the goal of childrearing

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Baby led Weaning Helping Your Baby Love Good Food characters ¸ 109 Ds and to enjoy mealtimesBaby led weaning became a parenting phenomenon in the UK practically overnight inspiring a fast growing and now international online community of parents who practice baby led weaning with blogs and pictures to prove it In Baby Led Weaning world leading BLW authority Gill Rapley and early BLW practitioner and coauthor Tracey Murkett deliver everything you need to know about raising healthy confident eater Leave it to me to think I need to read a book about introducing solids to my THIRD child It s not like I haven t done this before But with my first two it was frustrating stressful and many times not fun I m hoping to change all of that this go aroundWhile I liked the subject and totally agree with the premise the execution was highly repetitive how many times can you say trust your baby and let him eat as his own paceand aggravatingly simplistic do you really think I need you to tell me that if I want to cut down on the mess a bib is uite useful My very favorite want to poke my eyes out because I can t believe you re telling me this sentence was about introducing drinks As long as you aren t using something that could break if she bit it such as a wineglass or drinking something unsuitable such as alcohol just let her try Thank you SO MUCH for the clarificationsAlso in some ways this book stressed me out less because I think introducing food as well as mealtimes will be so much easier but in other ways it stressed me out because so much of the book focused on nutritious food and watching the salt and sugar content in what we normally think of as healthy foods So the long and short of it is this gets four stars for the subject but said subject could have been contained in its entirety in a pamphlet instead of 226 pages

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Baby led Weaning Helping Your Baby Love Good Food characters ¸ 109 CuesAt about six months most babies are ready to join the family at the kitchen table and discover food for themselves Baby Led Weaning is the definitive guide to this crucial period in your child's development and shows you how to help your babyParticipate in family meals right from the startExperiment with food at his or her own paceDevelop new abilities including hand eye coordination and chewingLearn to love a variety of foo I loved this book so much I read through the entire thing in a day We had already decided to do BLW before we bought this book so we reuired very little convincing Still this book presented some of the research done on BLW and contained TONS of personal anecdotes by BLW parents all of which really solidified our resolve to take this approach with our son I really enjoyed the relaxed approach to solids advocated by this bookThe only reason I gave it 3 stars was because the dietary information was a little off They advocate using the USDA Food Pyramid as a guide but research is showing that such a diet not only does NOT prevent heart disease and obesity but can actually contribute to it Further the authors claim that babies need saturated fats and cholesterol than adults and that they can contribute to heart disease later in life Does anyone buy the logic of this statement Why would something considered to be good nay essential for a baby s health and development suddenly become unhealthy We become accustomed to these foods only to be told we can t eat them any And when do these foods magically go from healthy to unhealthy Does it happen gradually or at a certain age Sorry Timmy You re 7 years old nowno butter Even as the so called lipid hypothesis of heart disease is being disproven people are still clinging to the idea that saturated animal fats which humans have been consuming for thousands of years will kill us If you want to prevent obesity and heart disease in your kids feed them full fat dairy butter eggs and fatty meat and limit their consumption of sugars including grains and starches

  • ebook
  • 256
  • Baby led Weaning Helping Your Baby Love Good Food
  • Gill Rapley
  • English
  • 04 March 2018
  • 9781615191246