Signs for Baby’s First Foods

by | Themes, Useful Signs

Hooray for First Foods!

The transition to solid foods is a big and exciting milestone for you and your baby! Mealtime creates a wonderful opportunity to teach your baby new signs as you sit eye-to-eye across the high chair tray.  In today’s blog post I’ll show you 8 signs for popular first foods for babies…

In today’s video, you’ll learn how to sign AVOCADO, BANANA, CHEESE, CRACKER, FRUIT, VEGETABLE, POTATO and YOGURT. I hope you enjoy!

Baby’s First Foods…

Bonus: Free Printable!

I’ve also created a FREE printable guide that you can keep as a reference to help you remember how to do these signs.

Thanks for watching! What was your baby’s 1st food? Let me know in the comments below…

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Hi, I’m Lane. I’m so glad you’re here!

As a new mom, I wanted to use sign language with my baby, but I wasn’t sure where to start.

After a trip to my local library and lots of trial and error, I figured it out—and I was honestly blown away by how much closer I felt to my daughter!

I decided every parent should be able to experience that deeper connection with their little one. So, I added American Sign Language training to my child development background, and I created my award-winning Tiny Signs program.

I’ve helped tens of thousands of families communicate through basic sign language, and I’d love to help you, too.

Lane Rebelo, LCSW, author of Baby Sign Language Made Easy and The Complete Guide to Baby Sign Language