Green Lentil, Carrot and Potato Purée

My toddler loves to eat cooked lentils, as it is one of her favorite meals. Sometimes I like to mix things up to get more vegetables in there that are easy for her to eat. After cooking a small batch of green lentils,  add a few chopped steamed carrots and a small cooked potato. This […]

Asparagus, Spinach and Potato Purée

Get those healthy green vegetables into your little one with this asparagus, spinach and potato purée. The potatoes give it a nice consistency, making it a great recipe for first-time eaters who want to practice by themselves. You can make a larger batch and freeze for later for a healthy snack. Asparagus, Spinach and Potato […]

Peach Yogurt Popsicles

One fun summertime activity to do with your toddler is to make homemade popsicles. These peach popsicles are made with peach slices, plain yogurt and honey to add a little sweetness to them. My daughter loves to help me make these and to eat them in the backyard when they are ready. You can feel […]

Berry Avocado Smoothie

Have you tried adding avocado to your smoothes? If not, you should! They give a wonderful creamy texture and add healthy fats. I always use a handful of berries to mask the taste of broccoli or other vegetables I add in, since they are sweet and my toddler loves them. You can add some milk […]

Asparagus, Carrot, and Apple Purée

My secret to getting my toddler to eat vegetable purées is adding a sweet fruit to the mix. It works every time! In this asparagus and carrot blend, I add an organic gala apple to sweeten it up. My daughter is crazy about apples, so she loves the flavor it adds to this vegetable purée. […]

Tangerine Muffins

What my toddler loves most about these refreshing tangerine muffins is the chunks of fresh chopped tangerine baked into them. I love to have some of these muffins on hand for a quick afternoon snack with a glass of milk, or as to-go food when we are out and about. I use my Baby Bullet […]

Strawberry Mint Snowball

Recently my 2-year old daughter has discovered popsicles and shaved ice, and she asks for them all of the time! We made this strawberry mint snowball together the other day, using fresh strawberries, mint and crushed ice. First, blend the crushed ice to get it very fine. Next, blend chopped strawberries, honey and mint leaves […]

Roasted Carrot and Fennel Purée

One of my favorite veggie combinations is carrot and fennel. Roasting them in the oven with some olive oil and cumin brings out the most delicious flavor. My toddler is now on finger foods pretty much full time, but loves this purée more than eating the roasted chopped vegetables. Whenever we make this side for […]

Avocado Banana Muffins

These avocado banana muffins are great to have on hand for a quick breakfast or afternoon snack for your little one. They’re made with honey to sweeten them up, but remember that honey is not recommended for babies younger than one year due to health risks. These muffins are moist, flavorful and healthy. My daughter […]

Cheddar Cheese Egg Muffins

One of my toddler’s favorite breakfasts is eggs, and after making scrambled eggs so many times I decided to get a little more creative. She now loves eating these cheddar cheese egg muffins that I prepare for her using my Baby Bullet. These little muffins are the perfect finger food, and soft enough for her […]