Every mommy and daddy want the best for their child and more often than not, that transpires into buying cool things. When your baby reach around 6 months of age, they are ready for solid food. Besides the actual food, and spoons and forks, you need a few other accessories to make meals easy. Don’t feel guilty about adding a couple of gadgets to your mealtime arsenal.
We’ve compiled some cool mealtime funky gears for you to check out.
1. OXO Tot 2oz Baby Blocks Freezer Storage
The OXO Tot Baby Blocks are airtight, watertight and leak-proof for safe storage and spill-free outings. Blocks fit into the freezing tray, and multiple trays can be stacked to save space in the freezer. Clear lids and bodies allow you to see what’s inside, and measurement markings make portioning a breeze.
Customer review: “I love these containers, they are the right portion for homemade baby food. You can also freeze and heat them up, unlike the baby bullet containers.”
Get the OXO Tot Baby Blocks at Target for $9.99.
2. BabyBjorn Soft Bib
This flexible plastic soft bib with a comfortable neckband allows you to adjust as your baby grows. As a built-in safety, the neckband poppers will loosen easily if the bib gets caught. The deep spill pocket stays open and catches dropped food. This spill-fighter is a must-have when you have baby at home starting solid food.
Customer review: “These bibs are a must especially when your baby is starting solids with cereals and runnier foods. They are washable and are great at catching the mess.”
Get the Soft Bib at Baby List for $20.95.
3. Boon’s Squirt Baby Food Dispensing Spoon
It takes baby food, removes the jar and the mess, packs it into a single utensil and with one squeeze — baam! It makes feeding your baby easier than ever. Simply pop on the cap to seal food on-the-go.
Customer review: “I’ll be surprised if this product doesn’t catch on more.
It’s convenient, practical, and honestly a very smart investment.“
Get the Food Dispensing Spoon at Boon for $7.99.
4. Phil & Teds Lobster Hook On Chair
A smart & stylish portable highchair. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will wipe right off the easy clean fabric. This hook on chair suits most table thicknesses. The wide, resilient food tray slides securely under the clamp grips, to protect the table surface from attack by food and colouring crayons.
Customer review: “Very happy with this chair. Makes going out with a baby easier.”
Get the Hook On Chair at Toys”R”us for $89.99.
5. Skip Hop Zoo Melamine Plate & Bowl Set
Make mealtime Zoo time! Your little one will love having their very own plate and bowl featuring their favorite Zoo character!
Customer review: “My daughter in love with this set, and I am very happy, because she wants to eat everything from these plates. Very nice quality, I’ll recommend it to my friends.”
Get the Melamine Plate & Bowl Set at Skip Hop for $12.00.
6. WeeSprout Silicone Divided Toddler Plates
These amazing, practical divided plates are perfect for your little one. The plates are microwave, dishwasher, oven, and freezer safe, and don’t transfer heat. And most importantly, they are unbreakable!
Customer review: “These are well-designed plates. The deeper sides help our toddler pick up her food better, and they don’t slide around on high chair trays as much as much as regular plates do.“
Get the Silicone Divided Toddler Plate at WeeSprout for $19.00.