The transition from a tiny infant to an energetic toddler devouring finger foods is a big and exciting leap. Here are some of our favourite utensils, dishes and more that are perfect to start the journey to solid foods with your little one. —Amanda Nunes
Hone those budding chopstick skills with Loulou Lollipop’s Llama chopsticks. ($14) The wide, flat tips help to grab food, and the finger loops and thumb rest help little fingers hold chopsticks correctly.
This sunny divided plate ($32) from Loulou Lollipop has a secure lid with a tiny alligator handle, making it cute and perfect for on-the-go meals.
This stylish Mushie Baby Silicone Training Cup + Straw ($20) minimalist cup is easy to grip and perfect for the transition from bottle to cup.
One thing that you can expect is that it’s going to get messy! Keep messes at bay with this silicone boat bib ($18). It’s easy to wipe clean and throw in the dishwasher.
Of course, you’re going to need something adorable to stash all of your feeding supplies in. This lunch bag from Fluf ($35) fits the bill, and it’s even made with organic and recycled materials.
It’s easy to prep delicious homemade baby food with the NutriBullet Baby ($80). Puree or blend fresh veggies and fruits, and then store them in the included silicone tray until ready to serve.
Designed to promote self-feeding, ezpz Mini Fork + Spoon Utensils Sage ($28) is the perfect size for little hands.
Stash all sorts of snacks in this adorable bag ($10). The lining inside is food safe, and the whole pouch is machine washable.