Preparing First Tastes Purees

Preparing First Tastes Purees

Beginning the weaning journey is such an exciting yet nerve-racking time! Once you’ve finally decided which highchair, bowls and cutlery to use and the approach you are going to follow, then comes the fun part……. Preparing first foods for baby! It’s important to remember that babies and young children don’t…

Dairy Free Yoghurt for Children

Earlier this week I wrote all about yoghurts for children, which didn’t include comparisons of plant-based options as I wanted to write about this in a bit more detail. In this blog I’ll go through some of the most common options on the market and compare when they might be…

What Yogurt is Best for my Baby or Toddler?

What Yoghurt is Best for my Baby or Toddler?

I’ve written before about milk for children (see my blogs on milk recommendations and milk after 1), but when I recently shared an Instagram post about yogurts, I received tonnes of messages asking about which ones were best to offer to young children. With the help of Charlotte Radcliffe and…

Handling Leftovers During Weaning

Food Safety When Weaning - Handling Leftovers During Weaning

Written by Jenna Brown @Foodsafetymum In a world where a third of all food produced globally goes to waste, it may (or may not!) come as a surprise to hear that the average UK household wastes the equivalent of EIGHT MEALS a week![1] Whilst I’m positive that not all of…

Weaning Week Awards Finalist

Very excited that I’ve been voted for 2 AWARDS for Weaning Week 2020! I’ve been working in this field for so long and the last couple of years have been blogging, working on social media and designing my new webinars. All to make sure I’m supporting parents on feeding their…

Weaning: What to Expect During Weaning – Blog for Jojo Maman Bebe

I recently wrote a blog for JoJo Maman Bebe for National Weaning Week and as it’s such an important topic, I thought I would share some of the info from it on here too. When Jo Jo’s approached me to write for them, they asked for something a little different….

Wean in 15 has Launched

Joe Wicks

I’ve been working with Joe Wicks on his Wean in 15 campaign now for around a year and a half. I can honestly say I’ve loved it all! Joe and I first met at a Gousto launch. He was thinking about weaning Indie and I was an expert in this…

Milk After One Years Old

Milk After One Years Old

Dropping Milk Feeds Current health guidelines suggest one year old children should be consuming three meals of solid food per day, alongside roughly 400mls of milk. However, both Charlotte and I commonly come across parents who are struggling to drop milk feeds and increase solid food intake. We also get…

Wean in 15: The Podcast With Joe Wicks

Many of you will already have seen that Joe Wicks and I recorded an 8 part podcast to support the launch of Joe’s Wean in 15 book. Which is on pre-order and also out for release May 14th 2020. I loved so much being part of the book, and Joe has…

When Is My Baby Ready For Solid Foods?

When Is My Baby Ready For Solid Foods?

So many people ask questions about WHEN their baby might be ready to have their first tastes of solid foods. Back in 1994 advice was to start offering solids at 4-6 months of age1. For some reason this seemed to lead to many people introducing solids to their baby BEFORE…