Starting your baby on finger foods?
How scary is it when you put that first finger food in your baby’s mouth just praying he or she doesn’t choke on their puffs??!!! I must admit the first time I stuck a puff into Jackson’s mouth I prayed…like REALLY hard. But there is a method to the madness. Finger foods teach babies how to grab things with their thumb and pointer finger. Most importantly, this is how they learn to feed themselves. So, if you’re just starting baby on his or her first finger foods, here’s what to keep in mind: