The introduction of solid foods to your baby's diet is known as weaning. The weaning journey usually begins when your baby reaches the 6 month mark and solid foods, such as vegetables and fruit are incorporated into their diet along with their usual breast milk or formula feeds.
Knowing where to start on your baby's weaning journey can be a little confusing for us parents, so we've put together a simple guide to help you navigate your way through weaning, from baby-led weaning to recipe ideas.
Sometimes, the equipment and tools you use to wean your baby can really make a difference when it comes to easing the transition to solids. We've rounded up our favourite baby weaning sets plus the best weaning products according to our mum testers for the Mother&Baby awards.
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