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Thread: Yeast breads

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2009

    Default Yeast breads

    When do you guys start yeast breads?

    My dad gave my 7 m/o a roll to chew on the other day, and I felt it was the lesser of several other evils he had tried to give her: chicken bone from a hot wing, french fry, potato salad. She just kind of nommed on it, beating it into a slobbery, mushy submission.
    Little SW, Aug '09
    Miss MW, Jan '11
    Sir RW, Oct '12
    3 kids in 38 mos

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2010

    Default Re: Yeast breads

    I'd say around 7 mo? . Then again, I haven't paid attention at all to when I gave things. My dad gives Connor pieces of hot dog roll sometimes. He likes it alot.

    And to the chicken wings. Connor actually did have a little bit of chicken wing I pulled off the bone for him. True Buffalonian

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Northern Cal.

    Default Re: Yeast breads

    I wouldn't sweat giving bread (preferably bread without honey) as early as the baby expressed interest in solids, myself.

    Joe loved to gnaw on chicken bones when he was about a year old. I tried to give him sturdy ones - too thick to break, too big to swallow. And then I watched him. But he loved it. Hot spicy wing sauce? Not so much.

    You can call me JoMo!

    Mom to baby boy Joe, born 5/4/09 and breastfed for more than two and a half years, and baby girl Maggie, born 7/9/12.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Nov 2010

    Default Re: Yeast breads

    I started offering bread pretty close to when DD started solids, maybe 6.5 months. The only issue you really would need to consider id whether there is the possibility of a wheat allergy or gluten intolerance. In my case, DH and I are not allergic people in general, so I just went ahead with it.

    I also like to get multi-grain or oat-bran breads to vary the types of grains that DD (and myself) get in our diet.

    SAHM-WAHM to lovely Lizzie, born at home 9/14/2010

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