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 […]

Tropical Smoothie

We were at the farmers market and there was a plethora of fresh pineapple and papaya to be had. When my kids were young and skeptical about new foods (and even now as they’re 4 and 6 years old), I make sure to include them in the cooking process. Getting involved helps them feel accomplished […]

Veggie Smoothie

I have enormous respect for moms who refuse to give in to the picky eater syndrome and continue to offer their kids vegetables in different forms until they find something that works. Juicing is a good option, but most moms I know don’t own a juicer. I love making vegetable smoothies because they’re packed with […]

Tropical Smoothie Puree

There’s nothing more fragrant than slicing a ripe and juicy pineapple. Pineapples are rich in Vitamin C and in the plant enzyme Bromelain which helps break down protein in the body, thereby aiding digestion. This cooling smoothie is delicious for babies to eat with a spoon, for toddlers through a straw or as Kenya did […]

Raspberry Mango Puree

Nothing is more tropical than a ripe, juicy mango, and when mixed with raspberries this puree produces a beautiful color that is also full of vitamins A, B6, C and K. Serve it as is, blend into a smoothie, or pour into popsicle molds for a frozen treat that you’ll enjoy as much as your […]

Tropical Smoothie

You don’t have to go far to explore the taste of the tropics! This blend of mangoes, bananas and strawberries is as healthy a treat as it is sweet. Packed with vitamins A, B6 and C along with fiber, potassium and manganese, this tropical smoothie will please Baby’s taste buds while providing great nutrition. Tropical […]

Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Strawberry Banana Smoothie (Makes 1 1⁄4 Cups) Ingredients 4 Medium Strawberries, hulled and chopped 2 Medium Ripe Bananas, chopped Instructions Place ingredients in the Baby Bullet, puree until smooth and serve.