Category Archives: AIBLW

Mark’s First Foods (A Baby-Led Weaning List)

Several people have asked me recently about what food exactly we feed Mark.  I haven’t blogged much (or at all) about Mark starting solid food.  I did with Ellie (you can find all those posts here) but somehow, so much … Continue reading

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KIOS: Parenting, Part 2: Trusting Our Baby (this time with food)

This post is part of my series, “Kickin’ It Old Skool: Why and How We Are Old-Fashioned” or KIOS for short.  If you’re new to the series, please read my disclaimer before continuing on.  I’m keeping a table of contents … Continue reading

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Eating Yogurt

Ellie is learning how to use a spoon.  Right now, I’m using my spoon to fill her spoon and then she puts it in her mouth.  (We found these cool small but “real” spoons at Crate and Barrel.) She’s quite … Continue reading

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Ellie Loves Beets!

She also clearly loves posing for the camera!

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AIBLW: Ellie loves fruit! And corn!

Last month, we were getting a ton of plums through our fruit CSA.  So we gave one to Ellie every day.  I would take a bite out of it so that she could get into the skin and after that … Continue reading

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Triple Fisting It

Note the three different foods she has in her fist (the one in her mouth).  This girl is learning how to eat!  (And this picture is a couple months old!)

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June Sewing – The Prosaic

Sometimes, I just have to sew to get things done.  My June sewing was almost all like that. First, I sewed five large rectangles to put on the floor underneath Ellie’s high chair.  The Baby-Led Weaning book recommended using something … Continue reading

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