About the Authors
Gill Rapley has studied infant feeding and child development for many years. She worked as a health visitor for over 20 years and has also been a midwife and a voluntary breastfeeding counsellor. She developed the theory of baby-led weaning while studying babiesí developmental readiness for solids as part of her Masterís degree. She lives in Kent with her husband and has three grown-up children, all of whom tried their best to show her that they didnít need any help with solid foods.
Tracey Murkett is a freelance writer and journalist. After following baby-led weaning with her own daughter, she wanted to help to spread the word about enjoyable and stress-free mealtimes with babies and young children can be. She lives in London with her partner and their daughter, now aged four.