The food from the hands of

August 12, 2017 17:51 | Feeding Children

to force the child to take the food and eat it and not get dirty and smear it all around, put on the highchair tray of rings (breakfast cereals), multiple piecewise


With the development of a child's hand dexterity food,

that can take your fingers becomes

more attractive.

Cove boiled carrots, rice cakes or small pieces of soft fruit.Children are also a great pleasure to more solid foods, pleasant during teething, such as hard crackers and bagels.Solid products, especially products for teething should melt in your mouth, dissolving quickly with only one pressure sensitive gums.We noticed that our children simply mesmerizing mountain cooked pasta, set at a distance within reach.The ability to take things with thumb and forefinger allows the child to take the macaroni, spaghetti, shells or horns on one piece at a time.Pulling out of the mountain of pasta holds the child's attention on the food longer than most other products.Some pasta

may even reach the mouth.If you are concerned about the th

reat of allergies, wait until the child is about a year before introducing wheat products such as Full-flavored crackers, bagels and pasta.If you know that your child is prone to allergies, you can buy biscuits for teething without wheat and pasta made from rice.

ability to take food hands is also a negative side.The food and cutlery are interesting items that you can grab, drop, throw, and that you can bang on the table.This does not necessarily mean giving up food or feed, and reflects the natural and normal child's need to explore new ways to apply newly acquired skills: take, drop and throw.

Pointing and dipping

In addition to developing the capture of the thumb and forefinger, at the age of about ten months, children use your index finger to poke and point to things - explaining their desire to people who follow themcaring.Children often put their finger in the new food, like checking her taste.Use this skill and cook the sauce for dipping liquid.Sauce-gua Kamol (avocado), without salt and pungent spices, very nutritious and popular in this age.Do not forget that every new skill gives you advantages in the feeding of the child, as well as bring their fun discomfort.When a child uses his index finger to dip it into the food and then chew over, be prepared for the fact that the young artist begins to paint his body or draw with your finger on the tray of a stool, instead of using food dyes.Enjoy it while the child's interest for this new achievement has not passed.

Give your child a bone

child can go from almost empty chicken bone, referred to earlier, to the bone with a decent amount of meat left on it (still without a thin bones).It's great as a toy (it can knock, swing, you can nibble, to shift from one hand), and you can buy yourself a few extra minutes to enjoy a private dinner, and the child may even eat some chicken.