By Jenn Sinrich

During your child’s first year, use these tips and tricks from experts and moms on the best ways to introduce baby food to your little one, so your baby learns to try (and love) new foods before age one.

Your baby’s first year is one of the most exciting, adventurous periods for you both. On the menu of skills your baby will learn is how to eat solid foods. While much of the way your child develops is up to mother nature, some of it is up to, well, mother—you!