Celery Root and Potato Puree

There’s something really cool to me about going to the farmer’s market and finding new foods that the kids haven’t tried yet. I just picked up a big celery root (or celeriac, as it’s also known), which is quite unusual looking. It’s often knobby and brown with its big, green top sprouting out. The first […]

Tofu Salad Puree

I love cooking with tofu. It’s incredibly versatile and is packed with protein, iron, calcium and fatty acids. People all over the world have been eating it for centuries, due in part to its healthful benefits. This recipe is delicious. Creamy and tangy, it’s perfect on a spoon to feed baby or as a spread […]

Broccoli Potato Cheese

When I’m trying to come up with new baby food purees, I have several unspoken criteria that I always try and must meet: I want to make something that tastes smooth and creamy, but also provides as much visual interest and nutritional value as possible! There are certain foods, like broccoli, that meet almost all […]

Apple Fennel Puree

Catherine McCord of Weelicious shares one of her most unique baby food recipes – Apple Fennel Puree. Apple Fennel Puree Ingredients 2 peeled and cubes apples 1 cubed fennel bulb Instructions Steam fennel for 3 minutes and then add apple pieces. Steam for another 2 minutes. Add fennel and apple to your Baby Bullet and […]

Mango Banana Puree

When you’ve got one soft, ripe mango, one banana and one hungry baby, you’ve got the perfect combination! Smooth and creamy, this Mango Banana Puree is an ideal first food for any little one. Your baby will be getting more than his or her fair share of Vitamins A, C and B6, dietary fiber, potassium […]

Coconut Smoothie for Baby

We’ve been going to a small, but fantastic, farmer’s market near our house on Saturdays in order to satisfy my husband’s recent obsession with tropical fruit. One of the vendors there sells pineapples, papayas, mangos and bananas that taste so fresh, you’d think you were on a tropical island. By mid-week, if I’ve cut up […]

Apple Sauce with Cinnamon

This is a perfect first food for a little one. Applesauce is THE baby food standard. Inexpensive, healthy, sweet and complementary to so many other fruits and vegetables, apples should be one of the stars in your baby’s diet. Full of vitamin C and fiber, you can make sauce from almost any kind of apple you can find, […]

Curried Edamame

Sometimes you don’t have fresh veggies lying around, but you still want to make your little one a fresh, all natural puree for lunch or dinner. Well, keep your freezer stocked with frozen edamame, a delicious substitute for fresh veggies that, when combined with the right spice, can show your baby a new world of […]

Spiced Carrot Cauliflower Purée

This is one of those no brainer foods for baby. Steam it, throw it in your Baby Bullet and bam, you’re finished. It’s easy to freeze and can be mixed with other foods you’re planning to serve. The carrots are packed with beta carotene which converts into Vitamin A which helps vision and healthy skin […]

Brown Rice Cereal

Like a lot of moms, I started feeding my kids brown rice cereal when they were 6 months old. I never even thought about making it homemade. The baby food companies perform some of their most impressive marketing when it comes to this tried and true first food, because while I bought it by the […]