Have a look at our Instagram page @doidyweaning for some super tasty baby smoothie recipes. Try our Blueberry and Avocado or Carrot and Orange, all suitable for the whole family and packed with vitamins and minerals to keep us all healthy.Continue reading
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Summer Salmon Noodles – for all the family!
This recipe is perfect for weaning babies in stage 2 of their food journey. We love a recipe that multi- tasks and can be used for all the family too! Ingredients:1 skinless salmon filletJuice of half a lime2 tablespoons of low salt soy sauce4 baby sweetcorns, chopped1 medium pak choi1 portion of rice noodles1 tablespoon […]Continue reading
The sun has got his hat on! Does your baby need to drink more?
Offering Water to My BabyWe asked Charlotte Stirling Reed – Child Nutritionist at SR Nutrition for her advice Many parents are unsure about when, how and how much water to offer youngbabies, especially once they begin the move to solid foods.Generally, babies don’t need any water before they begin solids foods at around 6months of […]Continue reading
Vegan BBQ Stew – a weaning winner!
Here’s a weaning recipe packed with summertime barbecue flavour! Depending on your child’s age you can choose to leave this chunky or whizz smoother to give baby by spoon or Doidycup. It’s also a recipe that all the family can enjoy (top up the barbecue seasoning) and you can add to it with Quorn or […]Continue reading
Doidy Weaning helps you take part in National Vegetarian Week May 10 -16th
Doidy Weaning has some great recipes for your little one so why not take part in the Veggie 1,2,3 Challenge this week? https://www.nationalvegetarianweek.org/ This recipe is so easy and can be batch cooked and frozen in pots, its bound to become a favourite weaning meal. Recipe – Root Vegetable Mash. Ingredients: 1 potato 1/2 a […]Continue reading
Mini Minestrone for all the family!
We love a weaning recipe that can suit all the family and this one is perfect! Ideal for serving in a Doidy Cup or Bowl and can be whizzed smoother for little ones. You can also use seasonal vegetables making it a favourite all year round. Enjoy! Ingredients:1 tablespoon of olive oil½ onion, diced1 carrot, […]Continue reading
How to drink from a Doidy Cup – top tips!
How to use a Doidycup is a common question we are asked and it really doesn’t need a lot of teaching as it is the natural developmental progression of infant feeding. However, a few extra tips can’t hurt! We spoke to Stacey Zimmels, Feeding and Swallowing Specialist Speech Therapist from @feedeatspeak for her top tips. […]Continue reading
The joys of a Doidy Cup!
Rachel Fitz Desorgher – Parenting & Baby Expert, Specialist Midwife on Independent Feeding – explains why she loves Doidy Cup. I was “zooming” happily with my adorable grandchildren earlier this week – the oldest was showing me the gap where a tooth had recently wiggled free and the youngest, sat next to him,was giggling whilst […]Continue reading
@themummyot tells us why Occupational Therapist’s love Doidycup!
Alice Gair is a Paediatric Occupational Therapist and mummy! As a mother & an Occupational Therapist (O. T.) having worked in adult learning disabilities & in paediatrics I have long recommended the Doidy Cup for its unique shape facilitating transition from a spout to a cup. Its slanted design helps the child see the […]Continue reading
Feeding & Speech Therapist , Stacey Zimmels joins us for a guest blog…
Stacey Zimmels from @feedeatspeak is a feeding and swallowing specialist speech therapist of almost 20 years and more recently also qualified as an IBCLC lactation consultant. She joins us for a guest blog explaining her reasons for encouraging open cup drinking for babies. She writes… I have supported many infants with establishing cup drinking for […]Continue reading