Re: introducing cereal
The reason is that people used to start solids much earlier before babies were able to feed themselves. Now that the recommendation to delay solids to 6 mos is in place the recommended starter foods haven't caught up.
Originally Posted by @llli*carla.mom
Have you looked into Baby led solids? I loved it, it made mealtimes so much easier and more fun.
Either way, bananas are a good way to start, as are avocados and sweet potatos.
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