Kiwi Popsicles

My 10-month-old daughter Elle is teething and, as any parent with a teething baby knows, cold chewables are great to help relieve some of the pain. Elle will gnaw on a frozen teething toy for a little bit, but will quickly lose interest. But, if I give her an ice cube, she will work on […]

Turkey Meatballs

Now that my 10-month old daughter Elle is eating solid foods, I’ve been introducing her to a variety of meats. She has four little teeth and she loves to eat chicken and turkey, well-cooked and chopped into small pieces. Elle is getting very dependent and wants to pick up her own food, inspect her food, […]

Apple Walnut Puree

At this time of year, fruit picking abounds! When the kids and I went to our local farmer’s market this past weekend, a myriad of apples in tons of varieties were abundant: Pink Ladies, Golden Delicious, Gala, Fuji and more — all sweet, crispy and delicious. Apples are one of those fruits that make the […]

Baby Stir Fry

Now even Baby can enjoy stir-fry night! Fiber and vitamin B6-packed shiitake mushrooms lend a hearty boost and wonderful flavor to this stir-fry that is suitable for Baby, while green peas add the beautiful vibrant color and vitamins A, C, and K. Baby Stir Fry Makes 3/4 cup. Ingredients 1 teaspoon canola oil 1 tablespoon […]

Spiced Carrot, Brown Rice, and Parsley Puree

Vitamin-packed carrots join fiber-filled and carb-loaded brown rice in this nutritious and flavorful food for your baby to enjoy. Leave some aside, un-pureed, to enjoy for yourself as a lovely side dish to any protein! Perfect for ages: 6-12 months. Spiced Carrots, Brown Rice and Parsley Puree Ingredients ½ Cup Short Grain Brown Rice 1 […]

Spinach and Banana Puree

  Your little guy or gal will be big and strong just like Popeye after eating this Spinach and Banana Puree! Spinach and Banana Puree (Serves 2) Ingredients 1 Ripe Banana, chopped ½ Cup Packed Spinach Instructions Place ingredients in Baby Bullet and puree until smooth. Serve.

Mexican Purée

While Cinco de Mayo “may” be over, there’s no reason not to extend the fiesta throughout the year! This purée is full of fiber, antioxidants, and whole grain goodness–muy delicioso! Mexican Puree Ingredients ½ Cup Cooked Brown Rice ½ Cup Cooked Black Beans 1 Tbsp Chopped Fresh Cilantro ¼ Tsp Ground Cumin ¼ Cup Water […]

Apple Almond Butter Puree

Fresh apple slices with peanut butter isn’t just for the big kids anymore! Here is a smooth (and peanut-free!) take on this childhood favorite made especially for your wee ones starting around 10 months old. Apple Almond Butter Puree Ingredients 2 Gala, Pink Lady, or Fuji Apple, peeled and cut into 1-inch cubes 2 Tsp […]