Appetite slump in toddlers Why does my toddler not want to eat? Your baby used to enjoy everything you offered, and now she hardly eats anything! You have tried offering variety of healthy foods but she never appears to be taking more than a few bites. What could be wrong? Appetite slump in toddlers is quite common. You must realise this by observing
Toddler nutrition is one of the most tricky subjects and most parents are at their wit’s end at how to feed their tots healthy food and enough. Here we look at nutrition for toddlers and what can be done to encourage toddlers to acquire healthy eating habits. We also look at helping them with food hygiene.
The most common query that we get from our readers is that their baby is not gaining enough weight and how to make them gain more weight. The important thing is to remember that thin is not necessarily unhealthy and fat is not necessarily healthy. On the contrary, being over-weight in childhood can lead to obesity in adulthood. But, if your child is
Soup for babies – Soups are one of the most favourite things to have during the cooler months of the year. Soups are not just comforting but also healthy and nutritious. They are also easy to eat and you can add as many ingredients as you like. Soups are also a great way to feed vegetables to kids if they do not like those. Nothing comforts
We have been talking about how we should try to be a #YesMom, but every mother will admit that it is easier said than done. While we all want our kids to explore different things and enjoy life to the fullest, we are always concerned what effect it will have on their health. One recent example that comes to my mind. Last month, there
As your baby becomes a toddler, you will soon discover an iron will to do things themselves and their own way. It is good to encourage this natural tendency to help them become independent. Be protective but not over-protective. One of the important skills is healthy eating habits and kids learn from what they see around themselves. So it is important that parents
The nutrition needs of a toddler is very different from that of an older kid. A child goes through rapid growth upto 6 years. These early years are the ones when there is maximum growth physically and mentally. Studies have shown that by six years of age the brain attains 90% of its adult size. They get milk teeth, they develop bones and muscles
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How to make fish puree for babies? Fish recipes for baby How to make fish baby food? When Can Baby Safely Eat and be Introduced Fish to Baby? Feeding baby fish Fish is a very good source of protein. It is considered to be the healthiest non-vegetarian protein source. But it can be confusing when you want to introduce fish in a baby’s diet.
My daughter recently turned 6 years old. Those of you who follow us know that I am a doting mother and my day starts with having a cup of tea and getting my daughter ready for school. My daughter is usually an early riser and gets up on her own by 7 am. So, that’s no problem. But the problem starts after that. So,
This is one of the most requested recipes from our readers. Though it is very simple, but people often have trouble in making a nice dry fruit or nuts powder. It sometimes turns into paste or is not fine enough. Here we tell you the trick to make the perfect dry-fruit powder, which you can give to babies, toddlers or even older kids. Nuts