Weaning signs: is your baby ready?
By Clare Firth on 01/10/2012 11:10:59
From waking at night to stealing food from your plate, we explain the signs that your baby is ready to move on from milk
when they’ve doubled their birth weight, which usually happens at around six months old. Don’t take this as a sign on its own, though, as babies gain weight at different rates; in fact, if your baby is slow to gain weight, you may be advised to wean