Barley Cereal

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You've heard of oatmeal cereal or rice cereal for babies, but have you heard of barley cereal? Yes, you heard right. Actually, some doctors say skip the rice cereal that you see on the shelves and go straight to barley - as for some babies can’t tolerate the rice as it can give them gas and … [Continue reading]

Carrot, Butternut Squash, Leek, and Brown Rice Puree

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This is a tasty savory puree that is perfect for dinner for your little! I won't lie, I added a little salt and it made a perfect side dish for the adults dinner too ;)! Carrot, Butternut Squash, Leek, and Brown Rice Puree Ingredients 1/4 cup steamed carrots 1/4 cup steamed butternut … [Continue reading]

Yogurt, Butternut, and Raspberry Puree

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I love yogurt purees because it gives your baby an extra ounce of protein and fills their tummy up! Yogurt, Butternut, and Raspberry … [Continue reading]

Veggie Tots

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Once kids hit the finger food stage, it can be a challenge giving them healthy snacks with all of the temptations of packaged foods. We like to make … [Continue reading]

Apple Mash – First Food

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Apple sauce is the perfect first food to start on your 4-month old baby. Apples are great on babies tummies. Even to this day, I find apple sauce to … [Continue reading]

Time Change: The Wisdom of Peter Pan

Last weekend, we moved our clocks back an hour and received that one precious hour of extra sleep. (I should add that when you’re the parent of young … [Continue reading]

Butternut and Red Pepper Puree

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I love the vibrant color of this puree! It's subtle sweetness from the butternut will help ease your baby's tastebuds into new flavors! Butternut and … [Continue reading]

Pear Puree

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Pears are gentle on a baby's tummy and easy to digest. If your baby is suffering from reflux and or constipation this is perfect first food. Starting … [Continue reading]

Pumpkin Coconut Soup

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Nothing says Fall like a bowl of warm pumpkin soup! My toddler enjoyed helping me during every step of cooking this pumpkin coconut soup, from … [Continue reading]

The Risk of Lead Exposure

Lead exposure has re-surfaced as a very public topic and concern over the last 2 years since the population of Flint Michigan was affected by severe … [Continue reading]