Coconut, Broccoli, Chicken Puree

It’s no secret that full time moms rarely have a moment to themselves. I’m a big believer in finding ways in your day to get ahead in your busy schedule. I’ll buy a whole chicken at our local grocery store for $6 and using a simple recipe of olive oil, salt and pepper, bake the […]

New Years Puree

Happy New Years! Let’s start this new year with all the good luck we can get! So, as my mom always says, “Eat your black-eyed peas for good luck.” Or wait! Was this a trick to get me to eat my veggies? Anyways, I paired this puree with spaghetti squash. Squash of any kind is […]

Baby Carrot and Quinoa Soup

After raising 3 kids, I’ve learned that as they grew and tried a new variety of foods, their sweet palate always trumped everything else. It was always easier to feed them sweet potatoes and prunes than green beans and spinach. Honestly, it’s easier for me to eat those too! Carrots are one of those vegetables […]

Raspberry Vanilla Coconut Pops

Have a nagging sweet tooth poking you? This healthy dessert will fulfill that sugar craving. The natural sweetness of raspberries adds a tangy taste while coconut gives these pops their creamy consistency. Mix all these flavors together and freeze for an instantly satisfying popsicle. Raspberry Vanilla Coconut Pops Recipe Ingredients 3/4 cup sweetened condensed milk 1 cup raspberries (or strawberries) […]

Basic Chicken Puree

If you follow my blog and recipes, you know that I’m a big fan of making a dish that the family can enjoy as well as using it to make a puree for your baby. This basic chicken puree can be the base for a ton of baby purees – as well as being used […]

Baby Ice with Cinnamon and Pumpkin

  When my kids turn one, they start to have a new sense of attitude towards food. They get pickier, which makes it harder to find things they want to eat. Ice cream is usually one of those foods that never gets turned away, but it’s also not the healthiest option. I discovered making ice […]

Maple Glazed Roasted Carrots

The Holidays are in full swing. Christmas trees are being stocked on the selves and your mail box is stuffed with catalogs for toys, clothes, food, etc… My favorite time of the year is Thanksgiving and Christmas. I love cooking in the kitchen and the wonderful aroma that fills the house from the turkey and […]

Cinnamon Roasted Butternut Squash Puree

As moms we can all relate to having a neglected home. You’re used to seeing a kitchen sink full of dishes and laundry that hasn’t been folded or put away yet. After all, you’re busy caring for a newborn baby, feeding, changing diapers, and staring lovingly at her all day. It’s okay. Stare away, soak all this […]

Creamy Cauliflower Puree

My baby loves mashed potatoes. Even when she is refusing to eat her dinner, a small plate of mashed potatoes will always do the trick and get her eating. But, mashed potatoes fill my baby up with carbs which aren’t the best nutrients for my baby. Like with any food, carbs need to be eaten in moderation. […]

Pear, Fig, Ginger and Cinnamon Puree

Hello, fancy pants baby. This puree sounds like your baby is all set for a fancy dinner with their tiny baby friends at a hoity-toity restaurant. Packed with vitamin C, vitamin K, potassium and fiber, this tasty puree helps prevent constipation and keeps your baby ‘going’ on a regular basis. Also, figs have the same […]