Day 19 – Eggy Muffins for Little Fingers – 365 Days of Baby Food

By | 2015-01-19T18:55:19+00:00 January 19th, 2015|Categories: 365 Days of Baby Food, 6 months, 8 months, Breakfast, eggs, Finger Foods, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

This recipe is quite simple but I warn you, a bit messy to make.  What I love about it is that there is a baby food opportunity here – see that luscious egg yolk. For babies 8 months and older: Pop out the yolk and mash – add liquid if you want to thin the yolk [...]

Day 4 – Creamy Eggy Pastina – 365 Days of Baby Food

By | 2015-01-04T14:33:32+00:00 January 4th, 2015|Categories: 365 Days of Baby Food, 8 months, Breakfast, Cereals, eggs, More Baby Food Recipes, stage 2|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pastina is a tiny, star shaped pasta that is used in soups and as a side dish of its own. Pastina makes a wonderful baby cereal and can be combined with any food that you can imagine. I like to cook it in chicken broth and egg and top my bowl with grated cheese. You can [...]

Can My Baby Eat the Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie? – Baby Food Quick Tip

By | 2014-11-22T20:18:51+00:00 November 22nd, 2014|Categories: 6 months, 8 months, Dairy, eggs, Fall, Friendly Baby Food Advice, Holiday Foods, holidays, Nutrition, Seasonal, Solids and Weaning, stage 1, stage 2, stage 3, Thanksgiving|Tags: , , , , , |

It's almost here, the day of Pumpkin Pie and Giving Thanks.  I have to admit that I'm a sucker for pumpkin pie. It's one of my favorite foods of Thanksgiving and as luck would have it, it's actually nutritious. My little ones were lucky because when Thanksgiving rolled around, they were 10 months old and I happily [...]

Iron and Iron Rich Baby Foods – What Iron Rich Foods Can Baby Eat?

By | 2013-09-25T10:57:41+00:00 September 25th, 2013|Categories: 6 months, 8 months, eggs, Friendly Baby Food Advice, Info-Graphics, Meat and Fish, Nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , |

Around the age of 6 months (some pediatricians say up until 8 months), a baby’s natural stores of iron will almost be gone.   It’s at this time that babies typically begin to eat solid foods. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that babies not be started on solid foods prior to the age of 6 months [...]

Poaching Eggs – Fast, Yummy & Full of Protein and Iron!

By | 2013-08-04T20:59:47+00:00 August 4th, 2013|Categories: 8 months, Allergies, eggs, Finger Foods|Tags: , , , , , |

Eggs are a truly amazing source of protein and even calcium.   One whole egg, white & yolk, contains 26 mg of calcium and 6 grams of protein.  The little egg is big on nutrition.  For babies and toddlers, eggs can be a fast and simple way to pack in some calcium and protein.  Eggs can be [...]

Creamy Pastina Baby Cereal Recipe

By | 2012-04-12T00:00:00+00:00 April 12th, 2012|Categories: 4-6 months, 6 months, 8 months, Breakfast, Cereals, cheese, eggs, Finger Foods, grains, More Baby Food Recipes, pasta|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Check out these little stars; they can be superstars when it comes to making food for babies. These stars are actually little pastina pastas – they look very cool don’t they. Pastina is a great pasta to offer babies and even toddlers because it can get so mushy that it is virtually choke free. You can [...]

Breakfast in a Muffin Tin! A tasty way to make your breakfast meal a baby’s meal too.

By | 2012-04-04T21:46:32+00:00 April 4th, 2012|Categories: 8 months, Breakfast, eggs, Freezes Well, More Baby Food Recipes, muffins|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

You have to try this breakfast recipe! This is a quick and easy way to make 12 little meals all at once with little prep and hassle. I originally saw this on and thought it would be a great recipe for kids of all ages.  It has always been important to me to send the [...]