Feeding your baby

Feeding your baby properly is vital in his development. But there are always issues and questions that come up and you need as much information as you can get. Here at You are Mom, we want you to have the best information out there and get your questions answered: breastfeeding or formula, how to start introducing solid foods, and more. You’re going to do great and we’re here to help.

Homemade Baby Food: Tips and Recipes

Baby food mixed with cereal can be quite beneficial for children. This is because cereals contain essential nutrients. However, in order to make the best of them, you have to prepare cereals properly. Today, we’ll give you some homemade baby…

Introducing Babies to Solid Foods

During their first months of life, newborn babies obtain all the necessary nutrients from breast milk and formula. When introducing babies to solid foods, you also give them the chance to have a seat at the table. So, what’s this…

How to Introduce Food to Babies Safely

Experts recommend parents introduce food to babies from the time a baby reaches 6 months. This is because their digestive system is already fully developed and they already have the motor skills to eat on their own. How to introduce…

Breast Milk: A Functional Food

Breast milk is a functional food. This means that in addition to being the best food for your baby, it also acts as medicine. According to science, functional foods are dietary items that, besides providing nutrients and energy, beneficially modulate…

When Can Babies Start Drinking Water?

One of the questions that parents ask the most is when they can start offering water to babies, since drinking water is fundamental at every stage in life. So, when should babies start drinking water? We’ll explain more about that…