Question: what kind of food I can give to my baby?
Answer: At this stage the one thing that you need to keep in mind is to cut down the milk intake. As it's insufficient for the growth of the baby. It doesn't give the complete nutrition to the body that needed daily. At this stage baby needs 20-30oz milk everyday and that can be fulfil by either giving a cup of plain milk, milk products or milk based items. At this stage you can also start weaning the breastmilk if you baby allows and wishes. Few tips for feeding the baby,
1. Always understand the baby acceptance regarding the food texture. If still accept pureed food don't force to accept chunky foods.
2. Always remember don't force feed the baby . It may leads to loose of food interest.
3. Be creative on your cooking as well as presentation side .
4. Keep trying different recipes and mix match the two ingredients to make new one.
5. Always feed the baby in stainless steel , glass or silver bowl .Plastic feeding bowl and spoon should be strictly avoided.
6. Baby gets hungry soon in every 2-3 hours but you need to understand the hunger sign of your baby.
7. At this stage baby needs 4-5 times meal.
8. Food items are recommended are generic and avoid if your baby has any particular food allergies.
Food items that you can feed are,
Rice Apple porridge, rice kheer, Apple kheer, ragi kheer, sabudana kheer, ragi and banana porridge,Apple ragi porridge, ragi pancakes, ragi idli, ragi and nuts porridge, moong daal soup,potato carrot soup, tomato carrot soup, muesli curd, muesli and milk , vegetables soup, sooji banana porridge , sooji Apple porridge, scramble eggs, oats and nuts porridge, Apple oats porridge,milk oats and dates porridge, daliya, Apple daliya porridge, banana daliya porridge, barley kheer, curd oats, plain and veggie khichdi, upma, sooji chilla, veggie appam, sabudana vegetables khichdi, makhana kheer , boiled vegetables with pasta and breads, chicken soup, etc .
Apple puree, chikoo puree, papaya puree, carrot puree,pumpkin puree,watermelon, kiwi puree, banana puree, banana with curd,avocado puree, home made flavoured yogurt.
Banana shake,dates shake, Apple shake, avocado shake, kiwi shake,chiku shake , Banana kiwi smoothie, avocado Apple smoothie etc.are the options .
Question: What kind of food can I give for my 9 months baby for wait gaining
Answer: Hey dear, hope baby is growing well. However, you can give you baby apple, banana , potato with butter, sweet potato kheer, rice, roti, Ragi, thick daal soup etc in regular diet for weight gain. You can also mashed some amount of paneer while cooking dal chawal for baby. These all are weight gaining food that helps your baby to gain proper weight. But if you baby is active and achieving all the developmental milestones on time then there is nothing to worry about.
Question: What kind of food can i start for my baby
Answer: Hi dear, you can start giving your baby solid diet 2 times a day from 6 months onwards. you can give rice porridge, ragi porridge, boiled potatoes, sweet potato kheer, carrot puree, pumpkin puree, Apple puree, banana. Hope it helps.
Question: what kind of food can I give for my child 6 months baby
Answer: Hi dear,Typically, a six-month-old baby is still primarily breastfed or formula fed. Besides this, solid food can be introduced at one primary meal of the day, preferably breakfast or lunch. Introduce only one food and observe the baby by continuously feeding the same food for at least three days. If the baby responds well and does not show any signs of allergy, then you can try other food varieties. Fruits like banana,apple can be mashed veggie like potato,carrot,pumpkin ..but mash the food..soup of dal n broken rice with breast or formula milk is. Also good for baby.But avoid sugar to ur baby.