Ok moms- let’s talk feeding technique and pacing! As a holistic Speech-Language Pathologist with experience in pediatric feeding, my hope is that your ultimate goal is for baby to enjoy eating a variety of textures and flavors. I found if parents can create an enjoyable and pleasurable eating experience for baby, things are wayyy easier for the entire family, baby included. First foods should be a positive experience eventually leading to nourishing family meals. Historically, the family table was not a place of strife and stress. It was where news, plans, and stories were shared over REAL food. So make your baby’s FIRST bites of food enjoyable. Their future selves will thank you. Here are a few tips when feeding (I mean, offering!) baby food: Continue Reading