Baby-led Weaning

Why BLW? Begining BLW Two-Months of BLW BLW Essentials BLW Menu

Baby-Led Weaning Menu

Enough people have asked me for it, so here it finally is! A detailed sample menu on what I usually feed my son with baby-led weaning. Before I start, I need to make several things very clear. I am not a nutritionist. I am not a dietitian. I am not a pediatrician. And I am … Continue reading “Baby-Led Weaning Menu”

Baby-Led Weaning Essentials

Jack has been eating solids now for 6 months (and still nursing like crazy too). He is a very adventurous eater, willing to try almost anything. He has clear favorites (cheese, chicken nuggets, blackberries and noodles soup). And clear dislikes (tofu, peaches, oatmeal, and bananas). Well atleast for this week, it changes all the time. … Continue reading “Baby-Led Weaning Essentials”

Two Months of Baby-Led Weaning

It’s been two months since Jack start eating solid food using the Baby-led Weaning method. I’ve gotten lots of questions from people, so I thought I would do an update. First of all, I just want to say it’s been going great! Jack is slowly learning to feed himself well and it’s be wonderful to … Continue reading “Two Months of Baby-Led Weaning”

The Beginning Of Baby-Led Weaning

*Follow our BLW journey on Instagram @vegan_babymama In my last post, I explained all my reasons for wanting to do baby-led weaning. I think it’s a natural way to introduce solids to an infant without all the stress and drama of spoon-feeding purees. Plus I get to continue to breastfeed Jack on demand for as long … Continue reading “The Beginning Of Baby-Led Weaning”

Baby-Lead Weaning: Ditching The Baby Spoon

First of all, I want to say I am not judging anyone who bottle-feds or spoon-feeds their child. All that matters is you love and care for your child. Everything else is just a difference of opinion. The story of how I am introducing solid food to my son began when I was still in my first trimester. … Continue reading “Baby-Lead Weaning: Ditching The Baby Spoon”

Other Blog Posts

Sleeping  Night Weaning Baby-Led Weaning Teething Breastfeeding Cloth Diapers

A Trip To The Allergist

As a I mentioned in Jaleeen’s guest blog a few weeks ago, Jack has been having some suspected allergy issues. If you follow me on Instagram, you know this has been going on for awhile. I have not mentioned it on here yet because I didn’t know what was going on for sure. Today I … Continue reading “A Trip To The Allergist”

Vegan Parenting

I am a vegan.  I am a parent. Does that make me a vegan parent? It sure does! Hence the name of this blog. Jack does not exclusively eat a vegan diet. This was a compromise between my husband and I (see here). But since I am his primary caregiver, he eats a lot of … Continue reading “Vegan Parenting”

Links

Here is a link to some sites and blogs I follow and support: VegWeb, a large collection of user-submitted vegan recipes. Baby-led Weaning,  this website accompanies the book of the same title.  A wonderful way to introduce solids to your baby. No-Cry Sleep Solution, another accompanying website to the book of the same title. A … Continue reading “Links”