Baby led weaning was easier than I was expecting - went for a different type of vegetable mash each day for a couple of weeks and then started adding to the rotation. Mostly judt tried to keep it relaxed and fun and to not worry about how much was actually going in - to start with it is more about how to eat and introducing tastes. I had R starting to sit in his highchair for a week or two before he started food to get him used to it and also gave him a spoon to play with and get used to.
I was really scared to start but quickly realised there wasn’t much to be worried about. Ice tube and portion trays are your friends. Also this website is absolutely brilliant:
…and I found the purple Ella’s Kitchen First Foods cookbook pretty good too, finished with my copy now so I can send it to you if you want?