Childhood Nutrition Archives - Baby Led Weaning + Toddler Nutrition

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Toddler food throwing can be a big problem! Whether your toddler is throwing food, or throwing their plates and cups, learn strategies from a feeding specialist to help you nip them in the bud! With tips for babies and toddlers, as well as specific help for lots of different situations, click through for details and to help get meals back on track. #foodthrowing #toddlermeals

How to Stop Toddler Food Throwing

  • May 17, 2019

As your baby starts to learn that they are an independent person they will inevitably start to explore their boundaries at the table. It doesn't just stop with toddler food throwing though! From banging

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There are so many different concerns out there about milks for toddlers. From what the best milks for toddlers are to whether they even need a milk, what to do if you're still breastfeeding your toddler, and the best non dairy milk options, I'm going into depth about it all. The best toddler milk doesn't need to be confusing!

The Best Toddler Milk

  • April 26, 2019

I’m sure you’ve heard it by now. The general recommendation is to start your toddler on cow’s milk once they turn one. But what’s the deal with that? Why is that the recommendation for the best

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Having a kid who isn't gaining weight can be nerve wracking. Get tips here from a feeding expert to help you learn how to safely help your child gain weight, including a food list of high calorie foods and tips for how to serve them.

How to Help Your Child Gain Weight

  • April 12, 2019

Are you worried about how you child is growing? Have you been told they need to gain weight? Keep reading for some expert tips on how to help your child gain weight. When it comes to kids, it can

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Do you have a toddler who is starting to want to snack all the time? Or constantly saying that they're hungry? Learn why you should implement a feeding schedule for toddlers, and how it can help save your sanity as well as improve your child's eating habits exponentially. Get tips here from a registered dietitian and child feeding expert!

Why a Feeding Schedule for Toddlers is Important

  • March 15, 2019

Setting up a feeding schedule for toddlers is one of the best ways parents can prevent feeding issues down the road. It can also save your sanity in the meantime. Read on for the details!As babies turn

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Tired of mealtime battles with your kids? Whether they are about to start solid foods or they are school-aged, using the Division of Responsibility in feeding can help you to prevent, or end, food battles now! Learn from a feeding specialist how to start, and things you need to know before starting. #divisionofresponsibility #feedingtips #pickyeating

The Division of Responsibility in Feeding

  • December 7, 2018

Have you heard of the Division of Responsibility? It’s an important tool that can help parents of all ages reduce stress and battles around meal times! Read on for more information about it! End

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Learn about the top choking hazards for kids under 4, as well as what the top choking hazards for baby led weaning, and infant choking in general, are. Did you know that peanut butter can be a choking hazard? Find out what else makes the list, plus how to serve the top choking hazards safely to your kids and babies! #chokinghazards #dietitian #kidchokinghazards

The Top Choking Hazards for Kids Under 4

  • September 28, 2018

Can you name the choking hazards for kids under 4? How about for babies? These are some of the more common choking hazards for kids and babies!While most of us know to avoid whole hot dogs and grapes,

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Everything you need to know about what to feed a 1 year old. Can you give a one year old sugar? How about can you give a one year old salt? Click through for all the details! #dietitian #1yearold #toddlerfood

1 Year Old Baby Food- What Changes Should You Know About?

  • September 14, 2018

What Changes at 1?With a 1 year old baby, it seems like everything is changing, and fast! Your tiny little baby is actively changing into a toddler. With their own opinions and desires, their personalities

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Trying to get your body back after pregnancy isn't all it's cracked up to be! Learn the importance of your own body image for your health, as well as it's effect on your child's body image. Get actionable tips on how to create a supportive environment for your entire family, and instill body positivity in your kids. #bodypositive #nodiet #postpartumbody

How Your Postpartum Body Affects Your Child

  • September 7, 2018

My Postpartum Body Reality CheckAbout a week after I gave birth to my daughter I was standing in line to use the restroom at our local food co-op. It was our first real adventure out of the house, and

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The Best Plastic-Free Products for Babies and Kids

  • August 31, 2018

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The Best Milk for Babies After 1

  • July 27, 2018

Here in the States, it is generally assumed that at one year old babies will transition to cow’s milk. Many parents, whether it be for allergies, constipation, or just personal concern, wonder if that

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