Here is amazing breakfast idea for your baby’s menu. Remember, breast-milk is the only food your baby must consume until the age of six months. Thereafter, you can introduce solid foods that can make great breakfast foods for babies. Many of these recipes incorporate the use of formula milk since it is the only milk your baby can consume apart from breast milk. You can use expressed breast milk in the place of formula milk, or simply add water (as you will subsequently read in the recipe). These breakfast recipes are for babies between six and 12 months of age. This is the age when the baby develops a taste for solid food. Therefore, these recipe can actually be baby-led weaning breakfast ideas.
The natural sweetness of mango combined with the goodness of rice makes a healthy breakfast recipe for a baby.
You will need:
- 1 cup sliced and diced mangoes
- 2 cups rice
- 3-4 cups of water
- 1 cup formula or expressed milk (optional)
How to make mango and rice porridge:
Start by boiling the rice and water together to cook the rice. While the rice is boiling, blend some mangoes into a puree.
Once the rice water begins to boil, simmer the flame and let the rice cook for four to five minutes. Thereafter, add the mango puree and the optional formula or expressed milk to it. Cook them together for two to three minutes while stirring the mixture to make it homogeneous.
After completion, serve the mango and rice porridge to your baby once it is cooled.