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When did your child quit eating baby food?

My DD is almost 10 months old. She has a great appetite, and eats a HUGE variety of foods, but it bored of jar food, and refuses it. Just wondering when your babies did this. I'm not worried or unhappy about the situation. Just curious! :)

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mama_moonsong

Asked by mama_moonsong at 10:00 AM on Feb. 18, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I stupidly tried baby food...I should have went right to homemade. LOL I did jar for about a month..he then refused it, he was 5 months. He went to homemade then. By 9 months, he ate everything I did minus the seasonings and grease. Like even could hold and eat a kids burger from a restaurant. Of course, he had all his teeth too.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 10:12 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • my dd at 9 mts but she was on table food by 7 mts
    ds he hated it so i went to table food at 7 mts
    piwife

    Answer by piwife at 10:13 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • Yeah, she eats everything! It's nuts! She loves meat, but I'm hesitant to give her too much.
    mama_moonsong

    Answer by mama_moonsong at 10:13 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • We went completely to table food at 8 months.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 10:31 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • My kid is 6, and still eats the baby food jars. He still is breastfed too. I think when he is ready then he can stop. I wouldn't mind doing it a couple more years. 10 is definitely my cut off.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:38 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • DD went completely table foods at about 9 mos! She did great and had all her teeth by that time.
    07lilmama1108

    Answer by 07lilmama1108 at 10:50 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • ladies! lol. no need for drama. everyone is entitled to their own opinion. :) it was a question. if i didn't want all sorts of diverse answers, i wouldn't have asked here! :)
    mama_moonsong

    Answer by mama_moonsong at 10:53 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • My first ate jarred food until he was two or so and my second is 9 months and still eating jarred. She only has two teeth so I don't see much table food besides mashed potatoes and maybe very small bites of bread in the near future.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:30 PM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • both of mine started on normal food early, i dont do the jars so they got fresh purees. My daughter never liked puree so she has been eating normal table foods since she was 7 months old. Teeth are not rellevant, they dont chew with their teeth anyway, look into baby led weaning for more information.
    Cynthje

    Answer by Cynthje at 12:43 PM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • Moved to table foods and no baby food at 7mo 1 week. He refused baby food anymore. :)
    carsonsmommytam

    Answer by carsonsmommytam at 4:34 PM on Feb. 19, 2010

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