what things do i need to buy ready for weaning?
Jun 10, 2010 2:16PM
as the title says! dd is only 4 months so a bit early at the moment but i like to be organised!
Jun 10, 2010 9:10AM
i didnt think you had to buy anything! i quite like the wean machine though for being out and about.
Jun 10, 2010 9:11AM
bibs. bibs, bibs, bowls, spoons, ice cube trays, small tupperwear, hand held blender. a free flow beaker.
Jun 10, 2010 9:17AM
If you're making your own then I'd highly recommend the Annabel
Karmel baby & toddler meal planner book and The top 100 purees nook of hers too.
Electric hand blender, Weaning spoons, bowls, BIBS (with sleeves in if possible!), Muslins.
Jun 10, 2010 2:16PM
Kelly, i have those two books already, got a discount so decided to buy them!
Ems, sorry to be really thick, but what is a free flow beaker?!?!
May 12, 2019 12:04PM
hi everyone, new here but desperate for advice! My son is 1 month old on Tuesday and has been bottle feeding for the past 2 weeks. He has had problems since. He is extremely irritable, I’m sure my Son doesn’t have anytime while awake not crying, he cries ALL the time and I try EVERYTHING with no success. I have been to the hospital and doctors and they are so very unhelpful, they just tell me he has colic and basically I have to deal with it. I am almost certain, and the hospital also said, he has reflux (silent) as he rarely spits up but it is getting far worse and he is becoming more and more irritable, coughing after feeds and in between and starting to refuse feeds, scream, want them, take them and scream again. He has had Carobel from the hospital as they didn’t want to give Gaviscon due to chance of constipation, but it did absolutely nothing for him. He is now simply on infacol but has trouble pooing, which causes him distress, but is very runny. I guess i am I am desperately looking for advice on what to do, as it is increasingly hard with a baby that cries all day and won’t sleep or settle due to milk coming back up. I feel like I’m missing something and not giving him what he needs? HE IS SUCH A HUNGRY BABY! I feed him, change his nappy, cuddle him, sing to him, wind him, put him in swinger, walk round house, car - I am lost! Health visitor has done a referral to dietician however who knows how long this will take! Dad is lactose intolerant. Also, how much does your baby eat, or did eat at 1 month? Mine wants food every 1.5/2 hours! Please help!
Apr 29, 2019 9:53AM
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