How To Tell If Your Kid Is Ready For Solid Food

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Introducing solid foods is a deliberate process with lots of ups and downs – mostly downs, as that where much of the food goes. To determine if your kid is ready, make sure it can hold its head up comfortably throughout meal time. Then, see if it takes interest in food that you’re eating, either by watching you or opening its mouth when food passes by. Finally, the kid has to be able to move food from the front of the mouth to the back, because … duh.

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