Date and Blueberry Puree

After having three babies, it’s funny to think that one of my kids most loved purees was dates. It’s definitely not a favorite food now many years later. (I think they would love them if they just gave them a try!) Dates are a great way to naturally add sweetness to purees, that’s why this […]

Turkey Potato Broccoli Purée

Our daughter really enjoys the foods we cook during the holiday season, especially in the form of an easy to eat purée! Most recently, we made her a purée of oven-roasted turkey meat, mashed potatoes, steamed broccoli and cranberry sauce to sweeten it up a bit. This purée is an all-inclusive meal for little ones […]

Do You Baby Wear?

My daughter is 3 now and the topic of baby wearing recently came up between myself and a friend. I loved to wear my daughter all the time. If it was in the house doing chores, taking walks around the neighborhood, or at the store shopping, I enjoyed her close to my chest as I […]

Raspberry, Strawberry, and Brown Rice Puree

This is the perfect sweet and tart puree for your little one. It also has a serving of hearty grains from the brown rice! This puree can come together quickly if you buy microwaveable brown rice. Raspberry, Strawberry, and Brown Rice Puree Ingredients* 1/4 cup raspberries 1/4 cup strawberries 1/4 cup cooked brown rice 1-2 […]

Thanksgiving Puree Pairings

Sometimes, the best movies need the best supporting characters. And it’s no different with your Thanksgiving meal. While the turkey may be the main event, consider the quick “whip together” options that you don’t have to sweat over. Even better, all these choices qualify to be made ahead of time, which makes them winners in […]

Barley Cereal

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 […]

Carrot, Butternut Squash, Leek, and Brown Rice Puree

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 squash 1/4 cup steamed leaks […]

Yogurt, Butternut, and Raspberry Puree

I love yogurt purees because it gives your baby an extra ounce of protein and fills their tummy up! Yogurt, Butternut, and Raspberry Puree Ingredients 1/4 cup vanilla or plain greek yogurt 1/4 cup steamed, and cooled butternut squash 1/4 cup raspberries Instructions Add all ingredients to the Baby Bullet Blender. If needed, add a […]

Apple Mash – First Food

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 be the best on my tummy if I am feeling queasy. This is a super fruit, curing stomach disorders, constipation, and diarrhea in babies. It’s recommended […]

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 children, extra sleep is but an old wives tale). But how is it we are choosing to actually spend our time? At some point we might want to ask ourselves […]