Six quick, easy and healthy dinners for your baby

I’m all about eating meals as a family, but there’s always the odd time it’s not possible. Maybe your partner is getting home late or you’ve decided to order a takeaway once baby’s in bed for a stay-in date night. For me, those evenings leave me standing at the open fridge at 5.30pm going “hmmmm” as I try and decide…

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Book review – Baby Led Weaning

Affiliate links have been used. So you’re excited to start baby led weaning (BLW) but you have NO IDEA where to start. What do you do? Most people go out and pick up a copy of Baby-led Weaning: Helping Your Baby to Love Good Food by Gill Rapley and Tracey Murkett. It’s the “bible” of baby led weaning. Gill Rapley…

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Porridge fingers – double recipe

It’s 8am and you need to get a healthy breakfast on the table within two minutes before your baby gets fed up of being stuck in their playpen. Where do you turn? Enter porridge fingers: Quick. Easy. Portable. Healthy. Not too messy. You’ve probably heard of porridge fingers if you’ve hung around in baby led weaning circles. They’re really popular with…

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What’s the deal with water?

Lots of parents get confused about giving their babies water when they start baby led weaning (BLW). How much do you give? When do you give it? What on earth do you do if they don’t drink it? It can be nerve-wracking. When to start with water Your baby probably doesn’t need water until six months old and starting on solids. Giving water…

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Welcome to Baby Led Bites!

Hi, I’m Jess and I’m the mum behind Baby Led Bites! I thought it’d be nice to share a little about us and our weaning journey before jumping straight in. About us I’m 28 and married to Dave, the handsome big guy you can see in our family photo. When not on maternity leave (I go back in December), I work in…

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