THE BABY COOK

A Guide to Starting Solid Foods

A Guide to Starting Solid Foods

Is your little one ready to start solids but you don't know where to start? Follow these tips and get your little one off to a great start. 

Baby Led Weaning

Baby Led Weaning

Baby Led Weaning (BLW) means simply letting your baby feed themselves. With baby led weaning a selection of finger foods is offered and the baby is able to choose what to eat and attempt to feed themselves.
Help! My baby is teething!

Help! My baby is teething!

For most babies, teething happens in the first year often around 6 months. And for those of you who have watched your baby cut a tooth, you know that teething pain can make even the most relaxed baby distressed. So what can you do to help your little one return to the angel you know and love? Read on... we're here with some ideas to help. 

Eat a Rainbow!

Eat a Rainbow!

The term 'Eat a rainbow' is used as a way to get children to eat more fruit and vegetables. We know fruits and vegetables are full of fibre and essential vitamins and minerals. But the chemicals that give fruits and vegetables their vibrant colours (called phytochemicals) have some pretty special qualities, too.
Anglo-Moroccan Lamb recipe

Anglo-Moroccan Lamb recipe

Your baby will love this delicious Anglo-Morrocan Lamb recipe. Containing fresh peas, mint, lamb and bulgur it will keep your baby feeling satisfied for longer.

Nutritional variety when introducing solids

Nutritional variety when introducing solids

Children begin this next stage of their development between the ages of 4-6 months, when they begin trying something other than milk for the first time. This can be a stressful step for parents however it is essential for baby's future development and so must occur with careful planning.