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When you first started feeding your baby jarred food, what did he/she like/dislike?

My daughter just started eating jar food and I find it funny that she seems to like green beans, peas, and carrots and hates anything fruity. I would have thought she would like the fruity stuff because it's sweeter but I was wrong!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:42 AM on Jan. 26, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • That is really normal they usually don't like fruits right away. My DD hated green beans always. She loved sweet potatos and carrots.
    truealaskanmom

    Answer by truealaskanmom at 12:48 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • My daughter LOVES BANANAS!
    Jan0609momma

    Answer by Jan0609momma at 1:10 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • We don't do jars cause their so expensive, but she LOVES mashed avocados, smooshed up banans, ,pureed chicken and potaotes, Just gave her eggs for the first time yesterday, they were a hit!

    I think carrots are the only thing she doesn't like, so far. Which surprises me, cause they are kinda sweet for vegetables, aren't they?
    earthmama727

    Answer by earthmama727 at 1:56 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • loves carrotts, sweet potatoes, and hated peas, for the veggies

    my son loves his fruit all of it exacpt plan bananas, but his favorite is apples and bananas mixed
    Newmommys101

    Answer by Newmommys101 at 2:29 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • Instead of buying the jars, which taste gross and you never really know what is in them, just mash or puree whatever vegetables and fruits you are eating. You can freeze some in ice cube trays to use another time.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:56 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • I think its funny that as a culture most people think starting a baby on solids means jarred food. You don't ever have to give a baby jarred food, Its like you only eating canned food.
    My DD liked sweet potato, bananas, avocado, peas, carrots, rice, pasta,...she didn't take to applesauce, and she won't drink juice or milk.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:29 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • amileegirl

    Answer by amileegirl at 8:41 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • my 8 month old LOVES Yo Baby Yogurt! She also likes all the fruits but she doesn't seem to like any green foods...
    stepmom929

    Answer by stepmom929 at 11:03 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • I fed real food. Better for baby, the wallet and the environment.
    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 11:41 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

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