Making Mealtimes Matter

Making Mealtimes Matter

“Dr. Linda, my baby is 4 months old. Do I need to start a routine for baby meals yet?   The earlier you start a routine, the faster you will both learn it  and make it a habit. Make baby meals special times. They are a time for bonding, teaching and  communicating...
Dr. Linda’s Tips to Starting Your Baby on Solids

Dr. Linda’s Tips to Starting Your Baby on Solids

“Dr. Linda, my 5-month-old watches me like a hawk when I eat and is trying to take food from my dish, how do I start giving her baby food?” Once your baby is between 4-6 months old and is showing at least three signs of readiness (see previous blog) your...
“Is My 5 Month Old Baby Hungry?”

“Is My 5 Month Old Baby Hungry?”

Is My Baby Hungry? Dr. Linda: “My 5-month-old is getting up every 2-3 hours at night now even though she had been sleeping through the night. Is my baby hungry? Is that why she is waking up? Should I start feeding her baby food?” There are two main reasons most...