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D and my entire family minus DH, have/are slightly ill with colds/coughs. So D has not been wanting to drink very much milk, but seemed hungry so I gave her just a tad of oatmeal and everytime that spoon came towards her face, she SMILED and was soooooo happy. When I stopped giving her a bite she would fus!!! too cute!!
Marcos did that the first time we gave him pear puree... he absolutely loved it! So far I've given him: bananas, rice cereal, carrots, sweet potatoes, squash, pears, apples, prunes.
I've noticed he tends to like fruits much better than grains or veggies. He hated sweet potatoes and sometimes doesn't want his rice cereal unless I mix in a bit of pears or apples in it. Now that we've pretty much given him all the "yellow" foods, I'm going to try to give him either peas or green beans tomorrow and see how that goes.
So far Audrey has loved sweet potato (she will happily take all of Marcos's off his hands, haha), pumpkin, broccoli, cauliflower, peas, carrots, apple, avocado, banana, pear, nectarines, semolina, apricot, blueberry, watermelon, chicken (she had one serve with avocado and one serve with sweet potato) and beef (one serve with pumpkin and one with carrots and sweet potatoes).
She was a bit 'meh' about potato and zucchini and she HATED cucumber.
I should probably note as that is quite a varying list that I am pretty sure we do 'first foods' differently here. The recommendation here is rice cereal to see if it stays down for a few days, then just give them everything and try to mix up the types of foods and tastes as much as possible.
Seeing as we are heading into Christmas I am sure she will have some turkey soon, and I have some passionfruit, cherries, lamb, kangaroo and salmon to give her too. My Dad needs to catch us some more snapper.
Last edited by Kiam; December 21st, 2013 at 01:54 PM.
I have been introducing each new food by giving it to him 4 days in a row and checking whether he can digest it properly before I start him on something else or mix it with another food that he's had before. That's why it's been taking a bit more time for him to try a little bit of everything.
I did notice that the bananas and the squash gave him a lot of gas, so I only gave it to him once and will try again in a couple of weeks.