Starting Solids + Snack Ideas for Toddlers

When Parker was first born, I was constantly breaking the cardinal rule of motherhood.  You know the one.  “Enjoy the phase you’re in and don’t wish for them to be older.”  I couldn’t help it, though.  As I stared down at her oversized jowls and tiny inflexible baby fingers lying on the swaddle blanket we carted her out of the hospital in, I dreamed of the moments when she would sit up, walk and talk.  I fantasized of the day when she would go from only knowing the taste of milk to being able to experiment …

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