Gill Rapley

Gill Rapley, the pioneering champion of baby-led weaning, has studied infant feeding and child development for many years. She worked as a public health nurse for more than 20 years, and has also been a midwife, lactation consultant, and breastfeeding counselor. She lives in Kent, England, with her husband and has three grown-up children, all of whom tried their best to show her that they didn’t need any help with solid foods.



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Baby-Led Weaning
The Essential Guide to Introducing Solid Foods—and Helping Your Baby to Grow Up a Happy and Confident Eater
by Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley
Paperback | $14.95

Baby-Led Weaning explodes the myth that babies need to be spoon-fed and shows why self-feeding from the start of the weaning process is the healthiest way for your child to develop. With baby-led weaning (BLW, for short), you can skip … Continue reading

The Baby-Led Weaning Cookbook
Delicious Recipes That Will Help Your Baby Learn to Eat Solid Foods—and That the Whole Family Will Enjoy
by Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley
Paperback | $16.95

Forget baby purées and spoon-feeding—there’s an easier, more natural way to introduce your little one to solid foods. By about six months, when babies can sit up unassisted, grab things, and munch on them, they are ready to join the … Continue reading

Baby-Led Breastfeeding
Follow Your Baby’s Instincts for Relaxed and Easy Nursing
by Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley
Paperback | $14.95

Say goodbye to stressful schedules, painful latching, and worries over milk supply. In the same sensible and sensitive voice that has made baby-led weaning a growing sensation, authors Gill Rapley and Tracey Murkett show how easy nursing can be when you let your baby … Continue reading

The Baby-Led Weaning Family Cookbook
Your Baby Learns to Eat Solid Foods, You Enjoy the Convenience of One Meal for Everyone
by Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley Tracey Murkett Gill Rapley
Paper Over Boards | $19.95

Gill Rapley and Tracey Murkett are the creators of baby-led weaning (BLW), a commonsense way to introduce your baby to solid foods. There’s no need to struggle with purées and spoon-feeding! Instead, Baby can explore the same foods you enjoy—how … Continue reading