Go to La Leche League. they have very detailed advice for foods for babies, AND all kinds of other wonderful advice. ... For myself, I understood how and why it was important to delay meat and eggs until after the child turns 3. That was 2 decades ago, and lately doctors have begun to learn about the effects of meat and egg fats on hormone balance and on creating inflammation. So that is a new angle which supports waiting until certain growth milestones have been reached before burdening the child's liver with meat or egg. ... I must add that I had good results - for one thing my children were very rarely sick ... Oh, and for healthier children, go for the Happy Baby food grinder so your child is eating fresh-cooked food and not lifeless canned food.
at 9:51 PM on Nov. 16, 2008