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When did you start feeding your baby stuff besides formula?

I know someone who introduced like apple juice really slowly at two months of age... Just curious how different everyone is?? :)

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BraydinsMommy09

Asked by BraydinsMommy09 at 6:43 PM on Apr. 18, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • i introduced apple juice and pear juice she loves it but i feel my daughter isnt getting the nutrtous needs in it.. i feel she needs her breastmilk
    nanalove408

    Answer by nanalove408 at 6:46 PM on Apr. 18, 2011

  • I didn't do anything until 6 months besides breast milk. I have heard conflicting info on whether it's ok to start at 4 or 6 months but my baby was happy as a clam with breast milk up until that point, so I saw no need to rush anything and I don't have any regrets.
    MaryMW

    Answer by MaryMW at 7:08 PM on Apr. 18, 2011

  • i started trying around 4 months. but my son doesnt want any of that, just breast milk
    KiraStadnik

    Answer by KiraStadnik at 7:27 PM on Apr. 18, 2011

  • I didn't do juice at all until after 12 months, but I introduced some fresh fruits and veggies around 5-6 months.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 7:54 PM on Apr. 18, 2011

  • I started rice cereal at 5 1/2 months and jar foods at 6 months. No juice until about 11 months. Babies digestive system aren't strong enough to handle the food until around 6 months. The only way someone should feed food before 5-6 months is if doctor recommends it.
    smfeld

    Answer by smfeld at 10:21 PM on Apr. 18, 2011

  • i dont think u shud intro food til at leest 6 mos bc they lil belys jus aint redy 4 that stuf yet u no
    Schnizzle

    Answer by Schnizzle at 10:53 AM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • At 5 months we started rice cereal on a spoon not in bottle! 6 months introduced the veggies then the fruits. I held off on juice until 10 months..just gave water. I did this as my daughter who is 5yrs old drinks juice all day and will not drink water...my son actually loves water over juice!
    mommytobrooke

    Answer by mommytobrooke at 12:25 PM on Apr. 19, 2011

  • at 3 mths we started rice cereal, 4 mths we did veggies. and 5 mths fruits. hes 9 mths and eats table food and formula.
    Trish1984

    Answer by Trish1984 at 9:11 PM on Apr. 19, 2011

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