Caramel Applesauce

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Every time I make applesauce, I'm reminded how it’s probably the easiest thing to do. It has little to no prep, and you could switch up the flavors to … [Continue reading]

Ask Dr. JJ: When Should My LO Try His First Food and More

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When should my little one try his first food? In 2 weeks, it'll be time for my LO to try his first food. I'm so excited, yet terrified about screwing … [Continue reading]

Quick and Easy Avocado Dressing

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There's nothing better than a versatile sauce you can use any time. As a salad dressing, a sauce, or all around flavor enhancer, this is a great … [Continue reading]

Give It Up, Baby, Give It Up

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So, after about ten years of succumbing to the drug-like lure of Diet Coke, I firmly decided that it was high time I gave up my one highly toxic and … [Continue reading]

Making Your Picky Eater Less Picky

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I hear it All. The. Time.“But I have a picky eater!” Well, don't let that stop you from introducing your little one to new and exciting flavors! … [Continue reading]

Food and the Social Experience

Yesterday, we went to a Celtic Festival in southern Maryland and my daughter’s friend asked her to try some funnel cake. When my kid had no idea what … [Continue reading]

When Your Child Gets Sick While Traveling

Planning is everything when you take a trip, especially when you have a child. When you're on the road (or in a plane, train or boat) it’s important … [Continue reading]

Butternut Squash and Leek Soup

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Another great recipe for soup lovers! Soup is great because it's filling and warm and inviting, all while being perfect for your littlest eaters. … [Continue reading]

It’s Curtains to You!

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It just might be due to spring fever, my children’s particular phase of life, or me simply losing my mind and my patience too often, but I have found … [Continue reading]

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Kale and Orange Puree

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When most people think of Brussels Sprouts, they can't help but think yuck! Indeed, that fragrant cabbage smell can be intense. But don’t boil these … [Continue reading]