WIN: Weaning Goodies From Doidy

Nine Months Old baby

As you know I love to bring you guys a good giveaway and my latest isn’t going to disappoint you at all – especially if you are about to start a weaning journey with your little one.

It’s hard to believe that Hugo is now 17 months old. I remember the day he was born like it was yesterday and I can even remember announcing our pregnancy and how anxious I felt about becoming a mum to a newborn again. The past year and a bit have seen us on quite a journey since Hugo’s arrival but it has also been the most rewarding time too. This time last year we were about to embark on our weaning journey and I remember the time well! Weaning is such an exciting moment in your little one’s life and if you are at that phase you will be interested to hear that I have partnered with Doidy to bring you this fantastic giveaway.

Doidy is recommended by professionals, trusted by parents and has led ‘Weaning by Design’ for over 70 years.  Doidy are the makers of the famous open slanted Doidy Cup and the new Doidy Bowl with its super-suction base and high-lip to aid baby-led weaning.

Starting to wean your baby can be a confusing time and we know that fussy eating can be a phase that many infants go through.  It is important to give your baby a good experience as they try new tastes and textures.  Doidy Weaning is on hand to support baby-led weaning as you introduce new tastes and flavours carefully in the early stages to provide your little one with a nutritious and pleasurable start.

In line with NHS guidelines, Doidy recommends using an open cup from around 6 months of age for drinks. With its uniquely slanted design the Doidy Cup helps your baby learn to drink naturally and aids the transition from breast or bottle to cup.  The use of a bottle should be discontinued as soon as possible and by 1 year old.  The Doidy Bowl is designed to help develop motor skills, with a slanted high lip on one side to allow infants to scoop food up and load more easily onto a spoon, making it perfect for finger foods, purees or soups.  And the super-suction base keeps it firmly in place on the highchair or table to minimise messy spills! The Doidy range helps your child to learn to feed and drink independently, learn more about Doidy Weaning here

So, the big question is what to put in your Doidy Cup and Bowl?!  My First Flavours is here to the rescue with a comprehensive set of personalised weaning charts. The My First Flavours charts capture your baby’s very first flavours and include 35 stickers of fruits and vegetables to plan and track the start of your baby’s weaning journey. The charts can also be personalised with your baby’s name and photo, making a lovely keepsake. There is also an allergen tracker, so that you can keep a log of any key allergen foods that you decide to try with your baby and capture whether any symptoms were present.

Learn more about My First Flavours here

Doidy knows that sometimes it can be a challenge to encourage children to ‘eat their greens’. That’s why it’s best to start offering vegetables, including plenty of green veggies, when you first introduce solid foods. Vegetables are not only packed with vitamins and minerals, but also contain lots of different flavour profiles such as bitter and sour tastes to help expand your baby’s palate from day one.  It’s also a good idea to look at different and interesting ways to serve vegetables that will appeal to infants.

As part of this wonderful giveaway, I have a fantastic set of weaning accessories to give away to one lucky winner including:

  • A Doidy Cup (choose red, blue or pink)
  • A Doidy Bowl (choose from red, blue or pastel pink)
  • 3 My First Flavours weaning charts (including a My First Flavours chart, My First Flavour Combinations chart, 2 sheets of stickers and 1 Allergen Tracker).

3 runners up will each be sent a Doidy Cup.

For your chance to win this amazing prize then all you have to do is answer the questions in the Gleam widget below. Please note that some comments won’t show straight away as they require approval but they have been received and your entry will be valid.  Don’t forget to come back and complete the daily entries every day for more chances to win. Entrants must be 18 or over and a UK resident. Please read the terms and conditions before entering. Good luck!! Make sure you head over here for more giveaways!


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  1. Solange
    8th November 2019 / 6:40 pm

    My daughter’s favourite food was oatmeal, sweet potato and bananas. Least favourite was butternut squash.

  2. kimneville1
    8th November 2019 / 9:16 pm

    Favourite is cheese on toast and least is broccoli 🙂

  3. David
    8th November 2019 / 9:18 pm

    Hello, my daughter’s least favourite food was pureed broccoli and her favourite was pureed apple.

  4. Anne List
    8th November 2019 / 9:44 pm

    I plan on starting with some carrot or sweet potato. My daughter loves it!!!

  5. Margaret Gallagher
    9th November 2019 / 2:36 pm

    Plan on introducing mash and veg first – avoiding sweet flavours ( theoretically )

  6. Sue McCarthy
    9th November 2019 / 3:40 pm

    I don’t have any children but would love to win this prize to donate to charity

  7. theaspinall5
    9th November 2019 / 4:47 pm

    Planning on starting with baby rice and then some pureed veg.

  8. Alison Barbara Jagroo
    9th November 2019 / 6:30 pm

    Favourite was sweet potato – least favourite was custard

  9. clara
    9th November 2019 / 8:23 pm

    My daughter loves bananas and hates carrots

  10. kathcake2017
    9th November 2019 / 10:27 pm

    the fave is carrots, the least fave is brussel sprouts!

  11. Jodie Green
    9th November 2019 / 10:52 pm

    Mine always loved their fruit, banana and peaches were their favourites. Mine were all given plenty of options and i found it helped prevent them becoming fussy eaters. Planning to do the same with our youngest, Harry, when the time comes

  12. robyn297
    10th November 2019 / 12:00 am

    My children all loved butternut, my daughter hated peas.

  13. Rebecca Sutton
    10th November 2019 / 8:51 pm

    this would be for my niece, and she is getting close to the weaning stage, not sure what they are planning on starting her on though

  14. Christine Lockley
    11th November 2019 / 4:51 pm

    Porridge, Baby Rice and pureed fruit are going down well at the minute, not so keen on carrots

  15. F Chowdhury
    11th November 2019 / 6:44 pm

    Planning to start with sweet potato which is always a winner

  16. Chloe Billington
    11th November 2019 / 7:11 pm

    We started weaning with bitter greens – like broccoli, spinach and green beans

  17. Emma G
    11th November 2019 / 7:57 pm

    Baby rice

  18. Joanne McDonald
    11th November 2019 / 10:27 pm

    I’m due to start weaning my little one next month and am so nervous! Think I am going to start him off with porridge

  19. Ursula Hunt
    12th November 2019 / 11:35 am

    She loves mashed banana with milk

  20. Iain Maciver
    12th November 2019 / 11:57 am

    some rusks

  21. Amy Bondoc
    13th November 2019 / 9:32 am

    rusks and bananas and carrots

  22. Helen Arlow
    13th November 2019 / 6:37 pm

    Sweet potato and bananas seem to be the favourites…. Not together though ha x

  23. Mandy Walsh (@mandymoo2019)
    13th November 2019 / 8:10 pm

    Carrots where our first favourite flavour

  24. Megan Kinsey
    14th November 2019 / 7:16 am


  25. richardtyler4362
    14th November 2019 / 11:07 pm

    Baby rice

  26. Julia Kerr
    17th November 2019 / 4:16 pm

    Sweet potato is a favourite, and banana too

  27. Angela treadway
    17th November 2019 / 9:01 pm

    rusks were his fav and broccoli his least x

  28. Catherine S
    17th November 2019 / 10:36 pm

    I’m planning on starting with pureed carrots

  29. Catherine Cunningham
    17th November 2019 / 11:30 pm

    Sweet potato and banana although banana was not a favourite.

  30. Lorna Forsyth
    18th November 2019 / 8:34 am

    Vegetable puree such as broccoli, spinach, then fruit purees.

  31. Laura Norcop
    18th November 2019 / 9:20 am

    My 20 month old started on cucumber sticks 🙂 she loved them! I’m due our second on Christmas day and will try the same again for weaning when it’s time (if they cooperate) xx

  32. Terrie-Ann
    18th November 2019 / 10:43 am

    First food will be baby rice and rusks but will then move on to pureed veg and mash potato with gravy.

  33. Claire Ginn
    18th November 2019 / 11:46 am

    Planning on baby rice with vegs

    18th November 2019 / 3:09 pm

    Banana was the definite favourite, however carrots seemed to be the least favourite.

  35. Rebecca Heminway
    18th November 2019 / 4:30 pm

    Probably the classic pureed carrot as a first weaning food!

  36. Susan B
    18th November 2019 / 5:15 pm

    Pureed carrot is the favourite followed closely by mashed bananas. She pulled a very funny face when I gave her a savoury shop-bought puree with some fish in it.

  37. Ruth Harwood
    19th November 2019 / 7:41 am

    We tried baby rice first, then went on to a rusk, which went down so much better lol!!

  38. Amanda Baggott
    19th November 2019 / 9:59 am

    pureed fruit and bananas

  39. lia sturman
    19th November 2019 / 1:16 pm

    starting with baby rice

  40. Nikki Easton
    19th November 2019 / 9:00 pm

    I plan to start with baby rice and then move on to individual food such as sweet potatoes and carrots.

  41. A.E. ADKINS
    20th November 2019 / 11:58 pm


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  43. Mrs T
    23rd November 2019 / 6:53 pm

    We normally try carrots first. Mashed up and also in sticks for baby to hold.

  44. Kyomi Johnson
    26th November 2019 / 9:50 pm

    Probably sweet potato or banana would be a good start

  45. sandy lynn ralph
    28th November 2019 / 6:57 pm

    first was baby rice , and now he loves anything pasta related

  46. Joanne Ahmed
    30th November 2019 / 7:14 pm

    Well I have a few children, this baby now (I’m due in March) will be following the same diet as all my kids & it’ll all be homemade veg/fruit purees 😀

  47. Troy Easton
    30th November 2019 / 9:21 pm

    My daughter loves Apples and Hates bananas.

  48. Adrian Bold
    30th November 2019 / 11:27 pm

    Loves bananas, doesn’t like sweet potatoes too much.

  49. Emma Gosling
    30th November 2019 / 11:35 pm

    favorite is porridge. Cant get her to eat brocolli for love nor money

  50. Theresa Thomas
    1st December 2019 / 3:28 pm

    Our first will be organic Carrot, grown in her Grandad’s garden

  51. Tammy Neal
    1st December 2019 / 7:08 pm


  52. Pauline Burroughs
    1st December 2019 / 10:00 pm

    I started with baby rice

  53. Victoria Bazley
    1st December 2019 / 10:50 pm

    My best friend is just about to start weaning her little girl, so this would be perfect for her.

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