As children have small stomach capacity 2-3tbsp around 5-6months
5-7tbsp-7- 8th month
7-10tbsp-9-12months Can be given.
you can start off with thick porridge and purées (rice/dhal/ragi) and slowly move to well mashed foods .2-3meals per day along with frequent breast feeding .
water-has to be boiled and cooled and then given to the baby ,1-2tbsp post feeding solid