Around 5- 6 months most babies are ready to have their first solid foods. 

Some signs that indicate your little munchkin is ready for solid food are:

  • Display an active interest in food that others are eating. 
  • Can sit up well
  • Willingness to chew food

 

Homemade baby food is less expensive and healthier than commercial ones. 

Make sure to wash the vegetables, fruits, or other ingredients thoroughly. Here are some of our favorite recipes:

 

CARROT POTATO RICE

 

2 tablespoon of rice 

Carrot 

Potato

 

Wash rice and set aside.

Trim off carrot edges. Peel the skin. Chop finely.

Peel off skin from potato. Chop it into small cubes.

Put all ingredients to pressure cooker. Add 2 cups of water.

Cook until 4 whistles on moderate flame.

Turn off heat and allow it to cool.

Mash it with the masher..

 

APPLE BANANA PORRIDGE

 

2 tablespoon of rice 

Apple

Banana

 

Put 2 tablespoon of rice in a bowl. Set aside.

Peel off the skin of an apple. Chop roughly.

Put all ingredients to pressure cooker. Add 1-1/2 cups of water.

Turn on the heat. Cook until 4 whistles. Turn off heat.

Add into mixer jar. Grind to Purie. Cut banana and put into mixer. Give 1 to 2 pulses.

 

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