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how do i make homemade food the same texture as jars?

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lloydsmum Thu 18-Aug-05 06:10:17

hello everyone
ive recently joined mumsnet and have been searching all the tips and everywhere for some advice on food texture.
i make my own foods but cannot get it to feel slippy like the jars which my baby much prefers. does anyone know what they put in it? i have mixed banana and yoghart and this works but i dont want to be doing this all the time do i. any suggestions would be hugly appreaciated.!

eidsvold Thu 18-Aug-05 06:33:12

if you want the puree feel - try for a blender... I do that with dd2's veges... they are blended and she loves them. The they have no fruits and veges and so on.

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mumtosomeone Thu 18-Aug-05 07:16:49

dont think you can ever dice food in the same way as jar food, but imo the pieces are too small and make them gag!!! Mash with a fork or just chop. They need to get used to 'normal' textures.

lloydsmum Mon 22-Aug-05 06:48:04

i do use a blender but ive recently tried a moulinex mini chopper someone gave me. he prefers it now!
it is good advice though that they do need to get use to a different texture...i guess to try not to use jars at all is the key.

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