Easy Baby Led Weaning Recipes

Learn how to serve easy, nutritious foods baby led weaning style for a yummy way to start solids with baby.

Roasted Sweet Potato

Cut sweet potato into finger-size pieces and toss with olive oil. Roast until just soft and offer to baby. 

Baked Pear Slices

With a super simple method and a most delicious flavor, these Baked Pears are a favorite snack for babies.

Roasted Broccoli

Toss broccoli florets with olive oil and roast until just soft and slightly caramelized. These are easy for baby to hold and self-feed.

Egg Yolk Puree

Blend nutrient-rich hard-cooked egg yolks to spread onto toast as an easy baby meal. 

Banana For Baby

Wash and dry a banana. Cut in half, then trim off about an inch of the peel. This allows baby to hold the peel, which is less slippery, but have access to the fruit.

French Toast Sticks

finger size pieces of French Toast are soft and tender, and so easy for baby to hold. Try this yummy baby breakfast.

BLW Meatballs

Mix up an easy batch of Baked Chicken Meatballs to serve as an easy finger food for babies. They have carrots in them too!

Baked Apple Slices

Transform normal apples into refined sugar-free Sliced Baked Apples with this super simple method that takes just 5 minutes to prep.

Baby Pancakes

These 2-Ingredient Pancakes use one simple method for all 4 flavors and are a perfect baby pancake for baby led weaning.

BLW Tips

Plan to cut any food for baby about the size of your finger so it's easy to hold. All options for baby led weaning should also be easily squished between your fingers—so very soft and easy to eat.

You can also offer purees and Stage 1, Stage 2 and Stage 3 baby food from a preloaded spoon. So many options!