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Pregnancy: May 2013 Babies Community
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Baby Food

Anyone know when they usually recommend to start feeding your little one baby food like Gerber, etc? I am planning on using regular table food pureed in a blender for my lil one. Starting off with just the basics - apples, non-green veggies, etc. His Dr doesnt want him on greens just yet like my first two we waited a few months before introducing the greens.
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4484425 tn?1384231934
Its usually recommended to start baby cereal around 4 months and vegetables/ fruit around 5-6 months. I plan on making a lot of my own fruit and veggies too but I heard something about not making your own carrots because they have a high level of nitrates so I need to research that. I can't wait until I can start feeding Genevieve :)
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Good to know about the carrots. We bought a baby bullet :) But I'll ask my Dr about the carrots when the time comes. Thanks for replying :)
4484425 tn?1384231934
Youre welcome. I'm hoping the thing about carrots isn't true because they'd be so easy to make.
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