In this article you will find:
- Why babies can chew without teeth?
- Food for the period of ablactación
- Tips to know which food you like most to your baby
- Do not compare yourself to your baby, not all are created equal
Many mothers wonder what I can feed him solid to my baby without having your teeth?, and strange as it may seem the answer is yes, some experts claim that babies can chew with the gums, and taste with the tongue.
Why babies can chew without teeth?
This happens thanks to the movements chewing reflex, which appear in the small among the sixth, seventh and ninth month of life. When you observe that your child can hold the head, and can stay upright while sitting, then you need to help you in this process and provide you with chips and soft to observe how you handle them.
Food for the period of ablactación
There are a varying amount of food that can be chewed by a baby that is in a period of ablactación:
- Cooked vegetables (Lettuce, green beans, leeks).
- Soft fruit, meat or fish cooked.
- Cooked vegetables.
- Pasta, cooked rice.
- Couscous, tortilla.
- Cheeses soft.
Tips to know which food you like most to your baby
- It is recommended you sit down to eat with the little one, and give her food, guided by her curiosity, that is to say, offer any fruit or vegetable that awaken your curiosity, and see if you enjoy the texture and flavor.
- If the baby asks for food, it is important that you give it (always and when you evaluate the consistency of the food). It considers how defends itself what chews and based on that determines if you are prepared to ingest other similar
- If your baby likes a food, but the consistency is hard, then try dándosela crushed.
Do not compare yourself to your baby, not all are created equal
There are babies that are best handled at the time of food ingestion and not others. We see children who are atragantan up with the puree that is something easy to eat, and other that without teeth, they manage up with food complicated before you have a single tooth in his mouth.Read also: Dream Kardashian is already a little celebrity