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  • April 23, 2024

    Is it time to introduce your baby to solid foods? This transition is not just a new chapter in your baby's growth but also an exciting phase of experimentation with different tastes and textures. Recognizing the right time to start can be tricky for any parent. Avanchy's eco-friendly dishware is designed to make this milestone in your baby’s life healthier and more joyful.

    Recognizing the Signs: Is Your Baby Ready for Solid Foods?

    Most babies are ready to start solids between 4 to 6 months, but the exact timing varies. It’s essential to watch for developmental signs that your baby is ready, which include:

    1. Head Control: Your baby must be able to hold their head in a steady, upright position.
    2. Sitting Well When Supported: Even if they’re not ready to sit up alone yet, they should be able to sit upright in a highchair.
    3. Increased Curiosity: Showing interest in your eating habits, watching your fork moving from plate to mouth.
    4. Mimicking Eating Actions: They may open their mouth as you eat or reach out to grab your food.
    5. Ability to Move Food to Throat: If they can move food to the back of their mouth with a chewing motion, it might be time to start solids.

    First Foods: Making the Right Choice

    The first foods you introduce should be easy to digest and unlikely to provoke allergies. Ideal first foods include:

    • Pureed vegetables (carrots, sweet potatoes)
    • Pureed fruits (apples, bananas)
    • Semi-liquid iron-fortified cereal (rice or oat)

    Introducing Solids with Avanchy's Eco-Friendly Dishware

    Incorporating Avanchy dishware can enhance your baby's feeding experience. Our eco-friendly baby plates, bowls, and forks are not only sustainable but also designed to be functional and safe for your baby:

    • Baby Plates: Perfect for portion control and separating different foods.
    • Baby Bowls: Deep enough to prevent spills as your baby explores self-feeding.
    • Baby Forks: Safe for little hands and mouths as they learn to self-feed.

    Tips for a Smooth Transition

    • Go Slow: Introduce one food at a time and watch for any signs of allergy (very important) 
    • Stay with Soft Textures: Gradually thicken the consistency as your baby gets used to swallowing solids.
    • Keep Mealtime Calm: Reduce distractions to help your baby focus on eating and enjoying new foods.


    Every baby is unique, and so is their readiness for solids. Observing your baby's cues and responding with patience and care will make the transition smoother. Avanchy’s commitment to sustainable, safe, and attractive dishware supports your journey into this exciting new stage. Remember, the goal is to encourage a lifelong healthy relationship with food, starting with one spoonful at a time.

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