From pregnancy to motherhood, every mom has questions or could use some support. Join the conversation to learn from or help other moms just like you.
Join now to get nutritional guidance and up to $329* in benefits
What are the benefits of membership?
I know that babies are supposed to be introduced to rice cereal between 4 and 6 months. I usually wait until the 6 month mark to start rice cereal…but some of my friends start it right at 4 months. When did you introduce cereal to your baby? - Bonnie, StrongMoms Facilitator
Hazel was about 4 1/2 months when i started her on rice cereal. I wanted to wait longer but she just seemed constantly hungry on formula. So by recommendation from her doctor we started some cereal along with formula and that helped hold her over a lot better.
never did I just went feed her veggies at 5 months. she loves carrots!
Jmilly - So great that your little one got onto a veggie kick early in life! How is she doing now? She must be eating some different foods by now. Which ones are her favorites?
Yes she is..her favorites are carrots, chiken noodle, peas. :) she looks forward eating too :D
Brinny that seems to be quite common with kids I have cared for.
Jmilly-great that your little one is liking the veggies!
My kids were never hungry for solid foods! I waited until 6 months, and even then I had to force the issue. They all got the hang of it by 7months old, but they really took their times!! LOL!
Jmilly - so cute! Sounds like you have a good little eater on your hands. Gotta love that!
Other products from the makers of Similac
Similac Mobile Site
© Abbott Laboratories, 2013