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  #1  
January 10th, 2006, 09:00 AM
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What kind of baby food did you/do you use?

With my son, I always bought whatever was on sale. With this baby, I will probably do the same! I know some people make their own baby food by sticking the food in their blender on the puree setting. Then they freeze it. I don't have time for that!
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January 10th, 2006, 09:02 AM
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I use mainly gerber but will use what is on sale....I tried to make my own but the twins wouldn't touch it
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January 10th, 2006, 12:41 PM
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Yikes! this reminds me how quickly Grace is growing up. I haven't had to buy any yet, but in a couple of months we will. I will probably just get whatever is on sale as well. I'm cheap!
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January 10th, 2006, 01:17 PM
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Wow. We aren't there yet. I bet I could do the whole make your own considering my family owns a warehouse full of fruits and vegetables. But I'll probably be to lazy to do that too.
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January 10th, 2006, 04:47 PM
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we've used it all - heinz, beechnut, gerber.......i never stick to one brand, i just look at flavors
i am actually going to try to make and freeze some this time around - we're looking to save $$$$
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January 10th, 2006, 08:09 PM
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We always liked the Gerber ones... Probably will stay with the same..
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January 11th, 2006, 06:12 AM
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We're going to be making our own. I bought a book on baby food recipes and if you look at the ingredients on the jars it's pretty basic food. You can pretty much put your unseasoned food/meal into a blender and tada! We'll save a lot of money that way too
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January 11th, 2006, 10:17 AM
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When we were on the stage 1 foods I used the gerber brand cuz you got 2 for $1.00 but now since we've moved to stage 2 foods, I buy the Beech Nut brand its much cheaper.
My Dr recommened us getting a food grinder and grinding up what we eat for her. But I'm just not into that. She hasnt had ANY table food yet.
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January 11th, 2006, 08:13 PM
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I don't remember what I bought, but I don't think I ever stuck to a brand.

I buy some baby food, and I do make some of my own, I just blend up what we eat. (if it's baby appropriate).
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January 17th, 2006, 10:51 AM
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i usually get beechnut, because its the cheapest, only by a few cents though, if gerber happens to be cheaper when i get to the store then i buy that
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