The breastfeeding is considered to be the greatest decisions and it has many rewards. For the proper supply of nutrients and others immunity boosters, the breastfeeding is an incredible option. For the new parents, this 6 month feeding schedule and sleeping schedule will guide a lot. In this piece of article, we focused on not only the 6-month breastfeeding schedule; it entirely covers the babies’ healthy life schedule. The experienced moms and experts explained that breastfeeding provides the essential nutrients to the baby. Parents are recommended to feed breast milk for up to 2 years.
During the 6th month, the baby is ready to eat solid foods. Even though the baby starts solid foods you are in need to follow breastfeed. While starting solid food parents should focus with their baby taking food from spoon and swallowing. Practice the baby to mingle with the family at dinner or breakfast. Whenever they watch family members eating process they used to get interest in eating on their own. Before starting solid foods you are in need to consult your pediatrician for better progress.
Start the solid food in the form of semi-liquid iron-fortified rice cereal and then gradually moves on to other grain cereals.
6 to 9-month baby feeding schedule:
- Start the breakfast with breast milk or fresh fruit juice. Steamed fruits are recommended.
- In midmorning have wheat germ for health boost; avoid all sugar and syrups for the child
- Serving eggs are good, only egg yolk is advisable as white makes allergy to the children
- Soup with soft veggies and noodles are offered for lunch
- Fingered foods create interest to Childs primary stage of eating
- Take rice and pasta in the form of sauce type, so it is easy for them to swallow. It is given to them after run through the mini processor.
For new parents, it is quite useful and gets an idea about their 6-month baby’s food schedule. For additional taste, you are allowed to have sweet and potato, mash in tofu etc.
So the 6-month baby turns to 3 to 4 meals in a day and a breast milk consumption of 200 to 220 ml per meal.
Starting solid foods:
When introducing solid foods to your baby, along with the quantity of milk is also essential to your baby. After the introduction of solid foods, the amount of milk consumption gets reduced. Parents feel to give bottle milk in the baby’s bedtime but they usually reduced the amount of milk.
Both solid foods and breast milk are essential to the babies; both create a strong foundation for the baby’s health. After completing the one year of the baby just starts full-fat cow milk.
Keep track in your baby feeding schedule, it is quite good for the baby for getting the right nutrition at all stages of growth and it is one important part of every parent’s lifestyle. Breast milk is a complete food.