Question: Hello my baby is 6 months old. Can i give solid food now and how many time i have to give in a day?
Answer: Hello dear... Yes, you can start solid along with breast milk, initially can feed one time solid, after that you can feed for two times
Question: My baby is 8 months old.how many time should I give her solid food in a day?
Answer: Hii dear u should give atleast 3 times solid food and thriCe to 4 time milk to baby. Also make sure to give only formula or breast milk .don't introduce cow milk before 1 year of age
Question: How many time i can give solid food to my 6.5 month old baby
Answer: At 6 or 7 months old, some infants may eat 4-6 ounces of food per day while babies who are just starting solids at 6 or 7 months of age may beeating only 1-2 ounces per day.
What to feed
Breast milk or formula, PLUS.
Pureed vegetables (sweet potatoes, squash)
Pureed fruit (apples, bananas, peaches)
Pureed meat (chicken, pork, beef)
Semi-liquid, iron-fortified cereal.
Small amounts of unsweetened yogurt (no cow's milk until age 1)
Some finger food favorites: O-shaped toasted oat cereal; small chunks of banana or other very ripe, peeled fruit like mango, plum, pear, peach, cantaloupe, or seedless watermelon; small cubes of tofu; well-cooked pasta spirals, cut into pieces; thin cheese strips or very small chunks of cheese; cut-up seedless grapes ...
Most pediatricians recommend starting your infant on Yogurt around 7-8 months of age. Some pediatricians also recommend yogurtas a great first food (from 6 months+). Selecting a Whole Milk Yogurt is the most beneficial to your infant as babies need fats in their diets for proper growth.
You can give ur baby a variety of food but in a puree or porridge state.
Breakfast idly with breast milk or formula upma
Roti with milk or formula mashed dosa mashed
Snack boiled apple mashed banana puree vegetable soup diluted fresh fruit juices ragi milk ghee sugar
Lunch dal rice mashed khichdi sooji kheer cerelac or nestum
Snack whole grain puffs mashed potatoes tossed in butter peach puree
Dinner should always be light as hard carbohydrate like wheat ragi dal can cause indigestion or loose motions
Give sooji kheer nestum or cerelac by 8 pm u can keep feeding ur baby breast milk or formula as needed between the meals. Be sure to use alot of ghee as fats and oils help in gaining weight.