Baby food pouches are the ideal resource when you child is not old enough to eat table food, but ready to consume soft mushy versions of the real thing. These same parents will occasionally, feed their young children finger foods that they can munch on as they train them to prepare to eat whole foods.

The store-bought food pouches come with every type of food available to consume prepared in a pureed form for children under three years of age. Studies show that more than 58% of children in this age group eat from the pouches daily. They are easy to grab and serve, nutritious, and shelf stable.

Many of these packaged foods have the traditional ingredients like fruits and vegetables, but some come with interesting additives like chia seeds, yogurt, millet, and avocado. They are the convenient fast food that’s nutritious and good for children to consume.