Apple, Spinach, and Cherry Puree

My oldest was a horrible teether. Nothing would help, she was always fussy and loved to chew on everything. The best thing for her, and us, was cold food. She loved apples, carrots, or anything that would fit in her mesh food holder so she could safely chew. Smoothies became a life saver because of […]

Peanut Butter Cup “Ice Cream”

Once our daughter turned 2, she started asking about sweets. Cookies, ice cream, chocolate, and candy were becoming more frequent in her ever-growing vocabulary. We didn’t want to deprive her of enjoying the sweet things in life, but also wanted her to eat healthy foods. As a compromise, I created this peanut butter cup “ice […]

Potato Zucchini Purée

This simple, healthy purée requires only three ingredients: potato, zucchini and milk or water. If your baby is over one and drinking milk, I prefer the milk since it adds more fat and makes the purée more creamy. Now that my toddler is older and eating more, I still make her this purée and add […]

Green Bean Puree: First Food

If you have a 6-month old baby and you find yourself running low on 4-6 month puree recipe ideas, green bean puree is the next one you need to try out. This makes a great one to test on your baby on the tail end of the 6-month mark. I say wait until the end […]

Butternut Squash Apple Sauce Puree

Come fall and winter, butternut squash begins to flood the grocery stores. It’s a great puree to have on hand because it blends so nicely when cooked, and it can pair well with both sweet and savory flavors! This puree is perfect for babies just being introduced to foods, as the flavors are pretty mild […]

Apple, Banana, and Butternut Squash Puree

This puree is the perfect disguise for a fruit puree that has a secret veggie inside. The banana adds such a creamy and sweet factor, that your little one won’t even know they are eating vegetables! Bananas are such a familiar taste for babies, since it’s one of the first foods that your baby tries, […]

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 […]

Pear Puree

Pears are gentle on a baby’s tummy and easy to digest. If your baby is suffering from reflux and or constipation this is perfect first food. Starting your 4-6 month old baby on pears is a great beginning in their first food journey. When feeding any new first foods to your baby make sure you […]

Kale and Sweet Potato Puree

I am very excited about this kale and sweet potato puree. First off I finally found a vegetable that my daughter is really loving right now, sweet potatoes! I wanted to increase her taste buds a bit so I experimented by adding kale to her sweet potato puree. Kale is very fibrous, and packed full of beneficial […]

The Magic of a Sweet Potato Puree

Moms, baked sweet potatoes are so easy to make, and make the best first food to puree for your baby. They are inexpensive, rich in vitamins and minerals (such as vitamins A and C, beta-carotene, potassium, copper, and manganese). They are a great source of fiber, they taste good, and Fall is right around the corner […]