Ethan's now a 7 month old,
And he's growing like a weed;
So we started him on solid grub,
So he has something else on which to feed.
He has taken to life so willingly,
We figured this would be the same;
But Ethan had his own plan we learned,
Anything but VBM just tasted too plain!
So we gussied up his foodstuffs,
And the methods we delivered it to his mouth;
And had marginal success with him liking it,
But still, his smile often headed south.
Maybe it was the spoon?
Perhaps even the type of bowl?
What if we filled up his tub with smashed bananas,
And just let him tumble, play and roll?
Well that idea didn't last too long,
But giving him freedom to explore made sense;
So we gave him free run of his food tray,
And our inner clean freak began to wince:
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