What to do with your baby while mom cooks dinner?

Be flexible

Perhaps the first of skills that should buy a young mother - flexibility.In order not to go crazy with a year-old baby, you have to go with the flow.While you are cooking dinner, put the baby in the high chair in the kitchen so you can watch him.A child at the same time think that helps her mother - especially if it is a matter between him talking.

do useful snacks

Of course, many families have a tradition of family dinners, but if you have a small child, you can break it: feed the baby while cooking dinner.Then the child can sit at the table while adults dine.The main thing is that he will be watching their parents and learn the necessary skills.

It is important not to interrupt the child's appetite until dinner.For a snack fit:

• Carrots.Put five or six small carrots in a bowl for microwave oven, fill them with 1/2 cup water.Cook in the microwave for 2-3 minutes, so that they become soft, but not mushy.

• peas.Frozen or fresh peas cook in the same way as carrots, then stra

in it and let your child.You can cook the carrots and peas together.

• Bananas.Cut them into thin slices before you give your child.You can at the same time to teach your baby to use a fork: banana slices easily nakalyvavyutsya on a plastic fork, so it's completely safe way of learning.

• Potatoes.Cook it in the microwave oven, allow to cool and remove the peel, then cut into small pieces.This product can be stored in the refrigerator for 2-3 days.

There are many other products suitable for snacking , while mom cooks dinner.This grapes, crackers in the shape of animals (beware of very hard, the child can choke on them), crackers and small pieces of bread or bagels with butter.

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