Starting Solids at Snuggle Bugz, Coquitlam
EARLY BIRD TICKETS AVAILABLE NOVEMBER ONLY!
Pack up your baby, bring your partner, and come join us at Snuggle Bugz, right near Ikea! You'll be learning from an industry leader in pediatric nutrition: Katie Reitsma
Arrive early to serve yourself a refreshment and get seated, meet other parents, do some shopping.
10:30-11:30am Starting Solids | Katie Reitsma, RHN, ECC, CPR-B
When to start Methods of feeding choking vs gagging & signs How to start solids and with which foods Navigating Allergies Questions
About your speaker:
Katie Reitsma (Live It Well Nutrition) is a Registered Holistic Nutritionist who specializes in pediatric nutrition and does many talks in baby stores or health profession offices in BC.
Katie is 100% science-based and she puts her years of formal nutritional education and decade of working in the school system to use in her business. She offers In-home visits to offer personalized advice, look through your cupboards and help you connect foods to symptoms, as well as sit with you through a baby/ toddler meal. She is a former Emergency Medical Responder and is currently Emergency Child Care and CPR-B certified, specifically trained in infant Anaphylaxis management, choking, and more. Introducing the first allergenic foods with Katie in your home is extremely reassuring!
She is a military wife and the mama to 2 back-to-back littles (a 1 year old girl and 2.5 year old boy). Katie enjoys public speaking and has done so in most large baby stores in and around Vancouver as well as many motherhood podcasts! When in mommy-mode, Katie can be found makeup-free, walking her German Shepherd to parks and playgrounds with her 2 kiddos!