Answer: Hello! This is a common story in every house hold. About weight I would say please don't worry, since you have mentioned that he is active. I would also request you to completely remove all the junk food from your home. Give baby the food, offer him, if he doesn't eat, let it be but do not force feed. Let your baby be hungry. Give food only when he is hungry. Let him cry with hunger and then offer food.
Also try to follow these 1. Include him in family meals. 2. Encourage self feeding. 3. Try giving varieties 3. Bring colour full bowls and plates to attract him.
As for smashing of food slowly stop doing. If you were completely smashing it then smash it little let there be a little big chunk, slowly after that soak the chapati pieces in gravy or dal and offer the baby without soaking it. Transition like this will be helpful and not difficult for the baby and you too.
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Question: Maam my 14 month baby is a fussy eater. Is it ok to force feed him or should I allow to eat as he much he wants only
Answer: Hi dear,no dear don't force feed your baby.
Let him eat what he wants to and as much as he wants to eat
Try feeding him frequently .
Try giving him different foods during the day
This will help
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