Rice Mash – The first meal !

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                           Hurray !  my son is growing up ! I screamed loud , when i saw my son having his  first spoonful of soild. All thanks to mom ! Mom’s are so wonderful isn’t it? @ First she will take all the trouble to bring you up and then she will continue to take the trouble to bring up your kids ! Maybe i will do the same as years pass by. Oh thats a long way to go, i will surely blog when i get there.

          Rice-mash / Rice-cereal is the first food that should be given to your infant. Reason , it’s easy to digest and is soothing.

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup white rice (well cooked)
  • 3/4 cup of boiled milk

Note : If it for the first time, make it very thin. The rice to milk ratio should be 1:4.

Method:

Take milk in a thick bottom vessel, add rice to this and cook for about 10- 15 mins(or until the milk is fully absorbed) on low flame.

                                  Allow to cool and mash it/ puree 

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