What age can I give Weetabix or Ready brek to my child? I started giving my daughter Ready Brek when she was about 6 months old. It's virtually salt free iirc. She always loved her food and I gave her a mixture of my own purreed food and pouches. Wed Jul 12, 2006 9:04 am: Mammy*1. Joined: Wed Jul 12, 2006 10:40 am Posts: 1 Weetabix is a really high fibre food so it advisable not to give to child until approx a year, a little earlier if a good eater, but ready brex is ok quite early I think, but the do all the baby porrage ranges in the dried foods which are great as they come in … COMMUNITY; GETTING PREGNANT; PREGNANCY; BABY; TODDLER; PRESCHOOLER; LIFE AS A PARENT; VIDEO; July 2016 Birth Club. A … May 4, 2011 4:13PM in Baby. B. Lv 4. Read our cookies policy. When can I add the honey - and what other alternatives can I use to make the cereal sweeter for him? I think we started with Ready Brek and weetabix. Or maybe your baby has already decided for you by refusing the spoon. Hope this helps _____ Tue Apr 04, 2006 1:34 pm: rubyred. Really, we weren't great about the 3 meals a day either for a LONG time. And if your baby doesn’t like … ED newbie. The woman on the other hand has a much. advertisement. You can buy the porridge with the milk powder already in it and the formula is fortified with iron which is important after 6 months. #3 lilyanne, Nov 25, 2011. aliss Well-Known Member. Angela Phillips on what we can learn from a death caused by modern living . It wasn't then and isn't now a problem for a baby of an appropriate age. … A day in the life of a 10-12-month-old . You have now had your First Christmas and seen in your first New Year! fat required on the body than the man? Thanks . I wanted to share this as someone was asking which oats to use x 3 month old, ready for baby rice? My lb is 5 and a half months old now and have been weaning him for about a month already. Sometimes she dabbles with other cereals with eye-catching packaging, but she always goes back to her old favourite. Hi Samantha Deciding on what we can give to our LO's can be confusing at times. Labour and birth. V poor reporting at the time. I have used full fat cows milk but I don't think it is sweet enough for him. My health visitor told me that from 6 months they can pretty much eat what we eat (with a few exceptions, like nuts, honey etc) I gave my son weetabix and ready brek from 6 months and they are still his favourite breakfasts (he will be 2 next Sunday). My son is 7 months old too, I feed him all the meals out the Gina Ford weaning book, They are all really easy to make and my son seems to love them. Can I give my 10 month old ready brek for breakfast mixed with his formula milk? It's difficult to compare the nutritional information on baby milk and Ready Brek (A bitter pill to swallow, July 28). Baby Watch: 9 Months Dear Tyne, You turned 9 months old on Boxing Day! But yes your LO can have ready brek and in fact he can have cows milk with his cereal. Though cow's milk as drink is not suitable before the age of one, you can add it to cereals (like ready brek ) and in cooking. I have read that you can add honey but then I have read that they can't have it until 12 months. Since I posted my 7-9-month-old feeding plan a few months ago, pleas have flooded in from followers for follow-on guides. Pregnancy. I made these in 2 batches, one with quick cooking oats and another batch with old fashioned rolled oats. Didn't buy "baby" foods as largely they seemed a money making exercise. 1. If your baby doesn’t like being spoon-fed, then try serving cereals like porridge or Ready Brek as muffins, porridge fingers and in pancakes. With my son we introduced solids a little after 6 months and pretty much skipped the cereal all together. The salt content is too high in ready brek for a baby- plus there's not nearly the same amount of vitamins and minerals in it. Reply. September 29, 2017 at … My son is 7 months old too, I feed him all the meals out the Gina Ford weaning book, They are all really easy to make and my son seems to love them. This keeps happening anyone else experiencing this, it's every time i initiate a post? Weetabix and ready brek are both ok for babies from 6 months and they can be served with whole milk which can also be used for cooking instead of formula if you want. Joined: Wed Aug 03, 2005 12:14 pm Posts: 0 My ds had them both from 6 months, we mashed fruit into to add to the taste, he used to love pear in his weetabix. Luckily, most you can adapt most foods to serve either from a spoon or as finger food. Firstly though, a disclaimer! My lb is 5 and a half … Obviously not your fault fingers. Jane. Joined: Sep 23, 2009 Messages: 25,989 Likes Received: 2. Mixed with water, it's horrible and mixing it with formula or breastmilk makes it a bit better. xxx. Your baby is ready to start having Weetabix if he/she can swallow soft solid food. Reply. She was also only eating 2 small meals of baby food a day. Baby food companies have us by the short and curlies- they know they can almost charge what they like as their products are better. Getting pregnant, what to expect, pregnancy-related conditions. breakfast ideas - for 5 month old: When is it ok to give baby adult cereal like Ready Brek? Tue Apr 04, 2006 12:30 pm : lancs. There is a great difference between putting food in the mouth and actually swallowing it. I was wondering what age babies can eat ready brek porridge. 5 month old not eating properly Weetabix, Ready brek and Oatibix are not suitable for infants under six months, and are not produced specifically for infants or young children. Reply. Do i do it sloppy on a loaded spoon … I find it a bit sad that its not the year you were born anymore, it makes you seem older! it reaches the hips and thighs, boobs and. Whole fat milk for cooking … The second batch with quick cooking was like the flapjacks you mentioned and amazing for little ones. And, finally here is the next instalment. Does anyone give their babies ready brek yet? Why does the woman have so much more. what age is it ok to give our baby weetabix and ready brek . Does anyone give this for a brekfast or weetabix. Lv 4. Help. Clairbenn. Good luck :-) 0 0. Give them to your baby in very small amounts and watch carefully for any signs or symptoms of an allergic reaction.” Hiya ladies. At this age, they can look at the food and at times pick it up putting it in their mouth. Good plan though, baby cereal is so expensive! Everyday care, development, conditions and health services. Weetabix is seeking legal advice following an inquest into the death of a baby from salt poisoning who was fed a diet of “adult food” including mashed-up Ready Brek instant porridge with baby milk. My daughter of almost 7 months is absolutely refusing to drink water My daughter Ione is almost 7 months old. Your guide to pregnancy, baby and toddler health; Trusted information from experts; Health services and support; HSE services and information. Parents of a three-month-old baby who suffered fatal brain damage from a salt overdose have warned others not to feed their infants adult food. His parents had swapped baby rice for Ready Brek - because it was cheaper. Joined: Thu Jan 26, … This plan is intended as a general guide and not as a rigid plan followed to a tee! He died five days later and was found to have high levels of salt in his blood and urine. Ready brek Original contains no … Anyway can't face doing it again but was wondering if it's ok to use for 6 month old as i try to avoid alot of cereals due to sugar and salt content but have to face i can no longer be super mum with 2 other children and make everything myself! She was 71b 3oz at birth and currently weighs 151b. Nicola | Mummy to Dex says. Day In My Life – Liquid Lipsticks, Baby Proof Process, Indian Baby Food | Desigal1010; 6 Month Old Baby + Postpartum Update : Baby Food, Trying To Crawl, Weight Loss; What My 7month Old Eats In A Day; Gerber Good Start Gentle Non-gmo Powder Infant Formula, Stage 1, 23.2 Ounce (pack Of 6) You can get loads of special baby breakfast mixes but the ones we tried were too sweet IMO. Fergus Walsh reports babies cannot digest more than half a gram of salt a day : Leroy Elders was given liquidised adult food instead of specially-prepared baby meals because it was cheaper and his parents thought the ingredients were the same. More; Forum; News; … Wed 28 Jul 1999 11.18 EDT. Pulling my hair out over my 10 month old's fussy eating!! Rolled oats are nice as granola bars for adults but was too rough for my little one- 8 months old. I hope I've helped some! The advice given on NHS websites is cows milk can be given from 6 months … 5 years ago. Click here for expert … At 6 months my two would have had a nibble of toast, a piece of banana to chew on, some softly-cooked carrot sticks or broccoli heads, cut-up cooled omelette or occasionally Ready Brek or Weetabix on a spoon for them to put in their mouth themselves if they wanted it. But gradually I've introduced more and more foods … Dr. … I tried giving Sam weetabix the other day, but it seems a bit too lumpy for him still....I am going to try it again but leave it to sit a bot longer to get softer and mushier. NHS recommend 6 months for any solid food. You really enjoyed Christmas Time...you went to see Santa twice and liked him both times (You did have a cry at the second one but only when Mummy & Daddy walked … 0 0. cp781. Ready Brek is a breakfast must-have in many households, and everybody has their favourite type – … I always used normal oats, same as everything else. It always remind me of cold winter mornings snuggled up with my mum on the sofa! If your baby is over six months, then why not get the best of both worlds and offer both! I agree. At 6 months old your baby is able to coordinate their eyes, hands, and mouth. 10 years ago. It is sweet, as is … Flowervando1. 5 month Old weaning routine! Ready brek for 6 month old: Ready Brek how do u make yours :lol: Chicken Stock - ready made? Babies and toddlers. The NHS Start4Life booklet, Introducing solid foods, states, “While variety in your baby’s diet is really important, it’s important to introduce cow’s milk, eggs, wheat, gluten, nuts, peanuts, peanut products, seeds, fish and shellfish one at a time and not before 6 months. Last edited … I still give my 13 month old son Heinz baby porridge and he loves it, esp the oat and apple one. October 1, 2017 at 5:05 pm . Ready brek. breakfast . Show more. Preparing for birth, dealing with labour. I loved Ready Brek as a kid. Xxx . Do make sure to search for varieties that have no added salt or sugar though. We use cookies to make the site easier to use. Show less. How about adding some apple puree or mashed banana? He loves it but I'm not sure if he is aloud it! My daughter was having somewhere between 20 - 25 ounces of formula each day. I gave my son weetabix from 6 months but apparently ready brek is quite high in salt. What a yummy recipe and perfect for baby led weaning as well! All you need is a food processor and you can blitz the porridge oats until you're left with a finer texture – the … Cow's milk is not suitable until 12 months and sugar and salt are not to be added. snacks for a 5 month old. Most 6 months old babies won't have the teeth required to chew through regular-sized porridge oats and although you can find baby porridge oats in the shops it's also easy to make your own out of your usual rolled porridge oats. Parenting advice, supports, entitlements, your … I started weaning at 4.5 months with baby rice as my boy was v hungry, but I think I'd wait till 6 months for Ready Brek etc, and maybe mix it with milk, not water. Thanks. This is an indication that he/she is ready to start having Weetabix. It was one of the first tastes she ever experienced and she still has it for breakfast now she’s nearly 6! thicker glow and it gets even thicker when. Source(s): mommy to the almost 11 month old Morgan. A THREE-month-old baby died from salt poisoning after his parents fed him Ready Brek instant cereal, mashed potato and gravy because special baby foods were too expensive, an inquest heard. With my girls I tried introducing cereal at 4 months, but they weren't really ready, so we introduced it again a few weeks later when they were more ready, and then fruits/veggies at 6 months. Laura Dove says. Formula provides most of your baby's nutrients. torso and arms just like he’s had 1 ready brek. #2 Rachel_C , Jan 7, 2014 Babyatko Active Member Timings are included so you can see how you balance milk, meals and sleeps, but every family will … By DD (3 in 3 weeks) still has Cow and Gate Toddler balance cereals now- at £2.50 a box, that lasts little over a week, it isn't cheap, but I stock … Do you have any frozen breastmilk you could defrost to mix in? 0 0. I was always weary of finger foods as she had a very sensitive gag reflex. The inquest held in Doncaster on Monday heard that the three-month-old boy suffered a fit and lapsed into coma. tummy – this is her necessary fat required . Parents. I’ve never been a fan of porridge even though I know how filling it is so these are perfect as an alternative! It did Ready Brek a lot of damage at the time when it wasn't causally linked to that little baby's death. I don't think cows milk is a good idea for a 6 month old. 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