Apple Avocado Broccoli Puree

Are you researching a new puree to feed your baby? If so, then you’ve come to the right place. With so many recipes on the internet, it can be easy to fall in love with your baby’s favorite. I want to inspire and encourage you that you can take that favorite puree and put a new […]

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 […]

Edamame, Orange, and Avocado Puree

My daughter loves edamame. She likes to squeeze the little pods until the edamame pop out, making her my little kitchen helper. I love this recipe because I can use the ingredients to make two meals, one could be my toddlers lunch with the orange slices, avocado and edamame all ready to eat while the other option […]

Homemade Vanilla Bean Applesauce

There’s one very important thing I have to ask when feeding new foods to my baby: Is this organic? While I was pregnant with Elle, I made sure to take care of myself by eating right, doing daily yoga, and relaxing. Naturally, I want to make sure she’s healthy and safe outside of the womb, too. Every […]

Spinach, Chickpea, and Apple Puree

Now that I’m a mom to a 21-month-old, things have changed. Bed time is sooner, my husband and I have to watch what we say, and date night begins around 4 p.m. Most of our dinner parties happen at friends’ houses, and the majority of our friends also have kids and/or newborn babies. When we walk […]

Is Fresh Produce Always the Best Choice?

We all know that fruits and vegetables provide an essential block of nutrients to our bodies, especially those of our growing children. They are low in calories, high in fiber and flavor, chock full of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants and full of disease-fighting phytonutrients. Our modern age has made it much easier for us to not […]

Making Your Own Organic Wood Block Air Fresheners

While I am shamelessly attached to my electric essential oil air diffuser, the truth is that sometimes the process of getting it going is just too much effort — go ahead and judge. So, from the candle-lit diffusers and ceramic figures, to lavender sachets and nasal inhalers, I love easy ways to incorporate the air […]

Home to Roost

So, after ten years of pining for chickens, two weeks ago, three generations piled into the van and took a drive to a chicken farm in Connecticut to pick up four new family members, whom we have affectionately dubbed “the girlies.” And the girlies are just awesome in every way. Not yet old enough to […]

Spinach Blueberry Quinoa Puree

This recipe is the mother lode of recipes. It contains iron from spinach, antioxidants from blueberries and protein from rich, filling quinoa. You’ll notice your baby will be so happy and full of life throughout the day after eating this amazing puree, packed full of brain-strengthening and energizing ingredients. But first, let me take you back a […]

Super Green Puree

I say it’s never too early to start your little ones on a healthier diet than yours!  I feel like when I make my homemade baby food puree, I tend to eat healthier, too. I always use organic foods, like butternut squash, green beans, spinach, kale… you name it! It’s probably why I love making […]