We asked mums on our online platform and these are some of the ideas that were shared… Mercy Daniel “We’ve weaned for a month now started off with Famila- pure-wimbi-porridge. Then we moved to Famila-weaning-porridge mix which has several ingredients. We did porridge and usual breastfeeding for a week then moved on to pumpkin and […]

Your Weaning Essentials Checklist

Before you start to wean, it is important that you have the right equipment in order for the process to go as smooth as possible for you and your baby. Here is a checklist of what you will need: Spoons Small shallow plastic spoons with long handles and soft tips are the best to introduce […]

20 Secrets of Successful Weaning

Weaning is the process of moving your little one on from a diet of just milk to solid food too. The first stage of weaning helps lay the foundations for healthy eating habits, and teaches your baby how to eat from a spoon, swallow and eventually chew. Weaning is probably one of the trickiest things […]

Tips on feeding your baby

Feeding your baby shouldn’t be a stressful experience. Follow these expert tips to make mealtimes fun and ensure your growing baby gets all the nutrients he or she needs. 1. Go for savory over sweet Always introduce savory foods such as vegetables, before you introduce sweet tasting foods, such as custard and fruit. Babies and […]

8 Ways To Outsmart a Fussy Eater

Here are 8 no-nag ways to outsmart a Picky Eater. 1. Offer a wide variety of foods Introducing new tastes and textures all the way through the weaning process teaches your child to eat a good range of foods, making it easier to achieve a nutritionally balanced diet. By offering foods over and over again […]