As a parent, it is sometimes difficult to plan, cook, and deliver healthy solid foods to a baby that has few or no teeth. Here are some simple, healthy ideas about where to start and how to prepare several different finger food items that baby can eat by his or her self!
- Introduce finger foods between eight and nine months.
- Start with soft foods for baby to “gum”
- Try various recipes to start baby with solid foods.
“Babies have a natural sweet tooth developed from drinking breast milk or formula, which are sweet.”