My baby girl is 11 months old. Her birth weight was 3. 54 kg and now she is only 7. 3 kgs. She eats very less and she is a very fussy eater. I puree everything for her as she cannot eat mashed. She never demands for feed. She is active though. Please suggest what can I do to increase her weight. NOTE: she cannot eat mashed food... only smooth blended food she has.

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you may offer the following foods more in pureed form to help in her weightgain Fruit smoothie especially made of banana, honey and malai, milk/curd Boiled & mashed potato with melted cheese on it, boiled sweet potato with a little butter, Scrambled egg with added milk/fresh malai, egg nog or egg added to soup Dal-roti mash, dalia dal khichdi. Add extra spoon of ghee/butter/oil to their dishes. Fruit yogurt made of full-fat milk, Full-fat milk based puddings like rice kheer/dates& raisins(cooked & mashed) custard/vermicelli kheer/gajar kheer. Hope this helps.

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