Log In Sign Up

Eating purees


Forum: June 2013 Playroom

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To June 2013 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
January 18th, 2014, 01:08 PM
bribugg13's Avatar SAHM to Pirate & Princess
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Posts: 1,631
Send a message via MSN to bribugg13 Send a message via Yahoo to bribugg13 Send a message via Skype™ to bribugg13
When did you start purees? How long did it take for baby to "get it"? Was there a specific flavor that they finally found they enjoyed or was it just about learning how to eat it?

I swear, every flavor I put in her mouth, she makes a face like it tastes like dog poop!! We've tried just about every fruit and vegetable. Although, we've only been doing it for about a week and a half or so, she still hasn't "gotten it" or figured it out. Each time we try, she gets about 4-5 spoonfuls - and maybe swallows a half a spoonful just once, and not even every time we try. But she's master at making a dog poop face and just letting it fall out of her mouth. She no longer as the tongue thrust, so she's not pushing it out, but just sitting there with her mouth open and letting it fall out.

I'm overly concerned when it comes to food and eating because Connor had so many delays and never ate 'real' food 'til he was 1. Should I start to be concerned with her? She has super gag reflux whenever she tried solids (BLW) so that's why I decided to give purees a try. She will put anything and everything, except the purees, in her mouth!
__________________







Reply With Quote
  #2  
January 18th, 2014, 01:56 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 1,400
I started weston on purees about two months ago. I started w/ veggies then went to fruits. He did great about the third day he had them. He loved sweet potatoes and oatmeal w/ peaches the best.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #3  
January 18th, 2014, 01:59 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Northeast USA
Posts: 2,153
Ellianna started at about 5 1/2 months. She just loves fruit. We fight when it comes to veggies.
__________________
Kimberly

Reply With Quote
  #4  
January 18th, 2014, 09:30 PM
hilachu's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Tonawanda, NY
Posts: 1,266
Send a message via AIM to hilachu
Emerson hates purees
She just wants normal food
I do sneak some purees into her oatmeal but I thinks she's catching on
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #5  
January 19th, 2014, 01:37 AM
MrsLat's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 4,134
Grayson eats purees really well, and he is starting on some table food with less success. He caught on quick, fasters than my other kids. His favorites are bananas, sweet potatoes and squash. Everything else gets a yucky face.
__________________
~*Valerie*~
JaxonJocelyn Gabriel Grayson and Scarlett

Reply With Quote
  #6  
January 19th, 2014, 06:57 AM
cheerfulsunrise's Avatar Super Mommy
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 717
We started Leona right around 6 months, and at first she spit everything out. I just kept trying and now (less than one month later) she is eating much better and does not spit things out unless she has had enough. My older daughter did not like starting solids and didn't eat too much until she was able to feed herself.
__________________
DS: '98, DD: '00, DD: '13, & TTC #4

My Ovulation Chart
|| Ovulation Chart


Reply With Quote
  #7  
January 20th, 2014, 08:20 PM
Madison.Hailey.Zack's Avatar Mom of 2 Girls and a Boy!
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Michigan
Posts: 11,067
Zack eats just about anything given to him. I think it took a day or two for him to catch on with the purees. Afterward I give him the spoon to play with and he tries to feed himself. I started out with sweet potatoes and then went to peas. Now we are doing BLW and giving what pureed food I've already made.
__________________


Reply With Quote
  #8  
January 20th, 2014, 09:27 PM
navywifey2003's Avatar Home Birth Mama
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Clovis, CA
Posts: 37,442
Send a message via AIM to navywifey2003
We didn't do puréed this time around! I am so glad we didn't, she eats like a crazy lady!
__________________


Reply With Quote
  #9  
January 20th, 2014, 10:05 PM
MissyBee's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 1,419
We didn't do purées either. I have tried to spoon feed him something mushy a couple if times and he gags and spits it right out. He would much rather try to feed himself with chunks.
__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:52 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0