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baby rice cereal

how early did you start giving this to your baby?

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MaciesMommy09

Asked by MaciesMommy09 at 11:44 PM on Jun. 29, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • 4 months.
    MommyLee08

    Answer by MommyLee08 at 11:44 PM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • i think about 4 months...but he hated it and still does at 9 months
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:45 PM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • I never gave him rice cereal , have you tasted it? it's really gross., well to me at least, I gave him oatmeal instead at around 5 or 6 months, I don't know why everyone makes a big deal about the rice cereal.
    prettymama0607

    Answer by prettymama0607 at 11:48 PM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • Rice i think is the easiest to digest.
    MommyLee08

    Answer by MommyLee08 at 11:49 PM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • i started my son on it at 4 months with a scoop of formula and a lil apple juice and water he loves it
    mama2my2boys

    Answer by mama2my2boys at 11:52 PM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • Never did cereal. I waited until six months and began with veggies.
    ColleenF30

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 12:01 AM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • Weston started cereal at 3 months
    mommy2weston

    Answer by mommy2weston at 12:14 AM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • Didn't. Mashed banana, six months. Infant cereal is junk.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 2:41 AM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • 4 months. she loves it! just 3 tsp at dinnertime and she is happy as a clam
    BambiF

    Answer by BambiF at 9:13 AM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • I started at about 4 months. I buy rice flour, cook it with water, and after it thickens up, I add a little bit of unsalted butter and some breastmilk or formula, and whisk all of it together. It only takes about 2 min. to cook, and sometimes I add a little bit of pureed fruit I make too. My daughter really likes it. I do the same with corn flour, (not corn meal). I only use the instant cereal when we are out somewhere where I can't cook her food. I am from Denmark and over there, a lot of peole make their own baby food from scratch, including the cereal. It is cheaper in the long run, and healthier I believe.
    LilyandEmmasMom

    Answer by LilyandEmmasMom at 10:33 AM on Jun. 30, 2009

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