+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    848
    Thanks
    29
    Thanked
    79
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Feeding a small 7.5month old solids

    My bub is 7.5months old & is lactose intolerant & is barely eating solids she has 3x 240ml bottles a day & that is enough to for her she only weighs 6.5-7.5 kilos now. I'm stressing out that she is not eating solids like kids her age. In trying her on toast solders but she is managing to pull it sort into small piece. She has no teeth yet.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    2,764
    Thanks
    7
    Thanked
    465
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    My DD2 didn't really eat any solids until after she was 1. She was cows milk protein intolerant and had terrible reflux, and would projectile vomit every single thing I put in her mouth. She was under 8kgs at 12 months old, so very little too.
    I found that she couldn't handle any texture, so I blended everything until it was silky smooth. She is 3 now and still gags on some foods. My DD was happiest eating rafferty fruit pouches and blended veggies.

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to Sub Rosa For This Useful Post:

    Cool Cookies  (03-04-2013)

  4. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    599
    Thanks
    362
    Thanked
    413
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    ...
    Last edited by Cinderella82; 10-08-2013 at 20:50.

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to Cinderella82 For This Useful Post:

    Cool Cookies  (03-04-2013)

  6. #4
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    599
    Thanks
    362
    Thanked
    413
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    ...
    Last edited by Cinderella82; 10-08-2013 at 20:49.

  7. #5
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    848
    Thanks
    29
    Thanked
    79
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Cinderella82 View Post
    My dd is 8 months & 6 kg. first thing I would recommend is dont compare her to other kids her age. It's better not to compare at all, but we mums always do, so compare her more to other kids her size. If she is only the size of a 6 month old, it makes sense that she would have the eating habits of a 6 month old.

    What solids have you tried her on? Will she eat mashed avocado (high in good fats), you can mix it with fruit purée to make it tasty. Protein will also help her put on weight. If you google annabel karmel recipes she has great recipe ideas for each age.
    We have tried her on kids weetbix, lactose free yogurt, potato & mix of veggies steamed and blended & after the veggies she has vomited up heaps but is fine after weetbix or yogurt.
    Thank you so much for replying I'm just a stressing mum ATM lol being my second I thought I would be better at it but not at all lol.

  8. #6
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    848
    Thanks
    29
    Thanked
    79
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by cindye View Post
    My DD2 didn't really eat any solids until after she was 1. She was cows milk protein intolerant and had terrible reflux, and would projectile vomit every single thing I put in her mouth. She was under 8kgs at 12 months old, so very little too.
    I found that she couldn't handle any texture, so I blended everything until it was silky smooth. She is 3 now and still gags on some foods. My DD was happiest eating rafferty fruit pouches and blended veggies.
    Thankyou for replying I have a couple of those pouches in the cupboard so will try her on one tomorrow


 

Similar Threads

  1. Frequently feeding, but only small amounts
    By pinklinkin in forum Bottlefeeding Support
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 22-11-2012, 08:02
  2. how to start my 4.5month old on solids??
    By madismumma in forum Weaning & Starting solids
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 21-05-2012, 09:42
  3. Advice plz for 9 month old solids & self feeding?
    By ayashe in forum Weaning & Starting solids
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 30-04-2012, 05:50

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Shapland Swim SchoolsSemi private learn to swim classes for a maximum of 3 children in specialized heated teaching pools. Our swim schools ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
IVF babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017pregnancy and babies through IVF
MsIntroductions
Pregnancy test recall!!!Conception & Fertility General Chat
IUI - first time fertility treatmentNon-IVF fertility assistance
IVF babies due June/July/August 2017pregnancy and babies through IVF
Lite & Easy ???Second Trimester Chat
A - Z of baby girl namesGames & fun stuff
Happiness thread.General Chat
A - Z of Baby Boy NamesGames & fun stuff
REVIEWS
"Pigeon teats rule!"
by Alex
Pigeon PP Wide Neck reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›