How to introduce your baby to new foods, feeding in turn a joyous occasion, to avoid misunderstandings related to food?
-Each new product offer your baby first little (1/2 tsp) to gradually over 5-7 days to increase the serving size according to age of the volume.
-Watch the reaction of the child, and noticed something was wrong, set aside time for new attempts.
-The First feeding, the baby should be a product consisting of a single component.
-Give a New treat the child with a spoon before feeding by a breast or infant formula milk. – Your task is not in a hurry to replace them all feeding.
-Wait on the introduction of a new product, if the kid is sick or vaccinated.
-Be patient, offer your child a novelty than once or twice. As shown by scientific research to disassemble the unusual taste, they require sometimes 10-15 approaches. So don’t jump to conclusions, if your child initially refuses unusual treats. At the same time, try to understand that he really does not like and respect him a taste, don’t insist.
-Make feeding a relaxing and enjoyable event, patiently teach your baby to cleanliness and neatness.
-If the child ate (became drowsy and began to push away the spoon or closes in response to the appearance of the mouth), don’t insist on continuing.
-Watch out for the safety of the baby: the purity of its utensils, the risk to choke on small pieces of food, and abstain from products
-Which cause him problems.
-Feed your baby when he wants to eat, but try to do it at the same time. The mode can be individual, but it is advisable to stick to it.
-Teach your baby is sitting on a high chair facing you. While feeding sit in front of the child and keep filled spoon at a distance of about 30 centimeters from his face. Think it might be initially more suited spoon with a long handle.
-Wait until the child can see it and open your mouth, and only then begin to feed him.
-Feed the baby with the speed with which he is ready to eat. Do not rush the child. He will need lots of time to learn how to cope with a spoon and get used to the taste of new products.
-Talking to the baby, try not to distract, but don’t push.
Don’t force your child to eat, let your child decide whether he wants to continue or better yet to stop. Perhaps he will catch up next time or the next day.
Be patient, the vagaries in food for many kids – a normal stage of development that eventually passes.
Try to make a child menu is varied, making it their products that he loves.