We’ve been doing BLW (baby led weaning) with Gwen for a few weeks now. She doesn’t have great hand coordination yet so picking up foods and putting them in her mouth (that doesn’t have any teeth) is kind of beyond her still. She has been trying though, and with a little help from me she actually ate- as in, bit off, chewed and swallowed- her first piece of food last night! I’ve provided this handy illustration as proof:
Even though I’ve been off work for almost nine months these two idiots haven’t forgotten that babies in high chairs = forbidden people food falling on the ground.