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Ramen noodles question?

can my 7 m/o eat ramen noodles if I cut each one in half or in fourths? Or do I need to grind them with the baby food grinder?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:14 PM on Apr. 15, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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Answers (9)
  • I seriously doubt the child will suffer any negative effects from eating a few ramen noodles!! I never thought to give my 9 month old ramen noodles...they are really soft (when cooked) and would be a great way to introduce her to regular pastas (like spaghetti). Thanks for the idea!

    BTW, I grew up eating "white" pasta and I'm pretty darn healthy... my daughter will eat whatever kinds of pasta I eat...
    Fallaya

    Answer by Fallaya at 9:44 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • just take a fork and smash em up :)
    amy31308

    Answer by amy31308 at 2:15 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • I would definitely make them shorter, but I don't see why not, just don't use the seasoning because that is LOADED with salt that your baby doesn't need.
    CarolynBarnett

    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 2:15 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • watch out for sodium, 7 month old should not have that much sodium & ramen noodles are loaded w/ sodium. How about plain noodles?
    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 2:15 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • I think your baby can eat them... but I wouldn't... I don't know if all ramen noodles are this way, but the ones I buy are fried and have tons of salt.
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 2:16 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • yeah I figured not to put the seasoning on them. I just thought I'd try their noodles before normal pasta because they are softer and she doesn't have any teeth.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:22 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • They're the same as other cooked pasta.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:22 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • I'm sure your son CAN eat them, but their not very healthy. Their packed with MSG which kills brain cells in lab rats. Scary! Also their white pasta, which has no nutritional value and does more harm than good. When I started giving my LO pasta, I would just cut up whole wheat pasta, and boil the crap out of it to make it as soft as possible.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:39 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • buy some healthy whole grain pasta instead. even without the seasoning, ramen noodles are total sh*t.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:49 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

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