Which did you introduce first?
Introducing solids is cause for celebration in most households. Watching a baby learn to explore tastes and textures, after almost six months of nothing but milk or formula, is a milestone experience for both mom and tot, but figuring out just what to serve and how to do it can become a bit tricky. Once a lil one has mastered baby cereals, it's time to bring strained fruits and vegetables into the mix. With its natural sweetness, babies are likely to gobble up fruit making it a perfect first food in the eyes of some doctors. Others advocate introducing vegetables sooner, to prevent wee ones from only associating food with the sweetness found in fruits.