• 5 WHYZ,  Parenting

    5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Do Exclusive Baby Led Weaning

    Before I start my five points, I feel compelled to firstly state that when it comes to baby weaning it should be each to their own.  When it comes to YOUR baby it is YOUR choice, simple.  Hopefully your choice will be an informed one, or a general mix of trial and error.  I feel in no way qualified to give advice, so please don’t take this post as a ‘do ‘ or ‘don’t’ it is simply taken from my own experience, and something I wish I could go back and tell myself at the beginning of this journey. Here are my 5 reasons why you shouldn’t do exclusive BLW:…

  • 5 WHYZ,  Parenting

    5 Reasons Why I Chose Baby-Led Weaning

    1. It’s Quick and Cheap! Hallefuckinglujah at last something in this parenting gig that is cheap! As parents, we’re usually guilt-tripped into paying around a pound per pouch for over-priced organic purees or we end up manically peeling, chopping, steaming, cooling, portioning and freezing our way into oblivion to keep up with our tiny dictator’s demands. Baby-led weaning (giving your baby the same food that you are eating) has saved us time and money (and my sanity). 2. We All Get To Eat The Same Meal Well, sort of. We’re vegetarians, but have decided to bring our son, Finley, up to eat meat (but that’s a story for another day).…