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When Is My baby ready to SELF-FEED??

i just got off the phone witha friend of mines and she was saying that my 9 month old son adam should be self-feeding him self with chreios and gerber puffs and adams dr. didnt say anything about that yet so what should i do???


Asked by IloveMyKids415 at 7:03 PM on Jan. 22, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • well, around that age he should be able to put those smaller items in his's not until around 1ish that he should start to learn to spoon feed himself. All kids develop at diff rates, he could decide he doesn't want to eat those things until he's 1..if he's eating stage 3 foods and he's good with chunks then he can have the baby mum mum cookies and stuff. or the Gerber puffs. Just supervise him eating it for the first little while to make sure he's ok with it, they all dissolve well, so should be ok.


    Answer by Anonymous at 7:09 PM on Jan. 22, 2009