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, 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. […]

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 […]

Squash, Zucchini, and Carrot Puree

My fridge is full of squash and zucchini so I love using the extra to make baby food purees. The squash blends easily creating a texture that’s perfect for a baby trying out new foods! You can switch up the mixture and do all zucchini or all squash too! Squash, Zucchini, and Carrot Puree Ingredients […]

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 1/4 cup […]

Strawberry Apple Carrot Purée

When I am preparing purées, I like to combine both fruit and vegetables so that we get all of the recommended servings in for the day. I have been making purées this way ever since we tested everything individually on my daughter to make sure she didn’t have any food allergies. In this mixed purée, […]

Chicken, Carrot, and Tomato Puree

Do you have a picky little eater? There are adventurous eaters and eaters who play it safe by only eating the same few dishes. I know some toddlers who only want to eat mac n cheese for every meal and others who turn their nose up at the sight of any vegetable coming their way […]