This is actually a great first food, since you can mix a small amount of cereal in with breast milk or formula. This was all 3 of my babies' first experience with solids, and it went very well for us. My babies developed a taste for whole grains, which has made introducing nutritious foods and breads a lot easier as they grow.
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