Nutrition: Infant, First Response

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Poll - Would You Buy 'Homemade' Fresh Baby Food?

When my son was a baby, I made all of his baby food from scratch. I have been thinking about starting a business where I make organic, preservative free, fresh baby food that I would deliver to your home. The organic baby food in the stores is very pricy & still contains preservatives. There is no other business like it here in town. However, I just have no idea if anyone would buy it. My friends say yes, but they are my friends! I'm just curious what you ladies out there think - would you try it for your baby? I would appreciate your...


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Constipation in My 14 Week Old

HI, my 14 week old little boy has had a real difficult time with his digestion. Initially, we were dealing with him spitting up constantly and now he is going 3-5 days without a bowel movement. I have to admit that I am starting to get frustrated because I am breastfeeding and I feel like no matter what I eat it is bad for him. First I was avoiding gassy foods to decrease the spit up and now I need to avoid constipating foods. I feel like there is nothing that I can eat. I cut back on a lot of vegetables and salads because that was causing...

Solid Foods & Weaning

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33 Week Old Infant Weaning Herself from Breast

I have exclusively breastfed my baby until we went on a trip. I wasn't able to breastfed at times in public and gave my daughter a bottle. Now, she cries at my breast (especially in the evenings and afternoon). I give her a bottle of formula and she'll gulp 5-6 oz and be very happy. We've been trying solids now for over 2 months. I desperately wanted to breastfed for at least a year but since starting solids she seems to be weaning herself from the breast and wanting the bottle. I've been taking Fenugreek the last couple of weeks and trying...


How Do I Wean?

How do I wean my 11 mos old that will not eat other foods? She'll eat foods...