2016/01/24 2016/01/24

Adding Cereal or Food to a Bottle will NOT Help Baby Sleep – 365 Days of Baby Food

2017-06-06T12:56:15+00:00

Perhaps one of the most worrisome myths about feeding babies is the myth that cereal in a bottle will help a baby sleep through the night or at least sleep for longer stretches at a time. I know that many parents are probably tempted to try the old "cereal in the bottle" trick to gain [...]

Adding Cereal or Food to a Bottle will NOT Help Baby Sleep – 365 Days of Baby Food2017-06-06T12:56:15+00:00
2015/02/02 2015/02/02

Day 33 – Where to store that beautiful produce – 365 Days of Baby Food

2015-02-02T19:57:12+00:00

This is one of the best infographics out there that shows exactly where produce should be stored.  After we do the shopping and spend all that money for quality (and often organic) produce, it would be a shame to not get the best from it.  Follow this chart and ensure that your produce stays fresh [...]

Day 33 – Where to store that beautiful produce – 365 Days of Baby Food2015-02-02T19:57:12+00:00
2015/01/27 2015/01/27

Day 27 – Creamy Salmon and Carrots – 365 Days of Baby Food

2015-01-27T18:02:37+00:00

We eat a lot of fish in my house. Not only is it quick to prepare but it's such a super nutritious food.  Full of Omega 3 fatty acids, salmon, and other fish, is also a great source of protein that is not high in saturated fat.   Babies can begin to eat fish around [...]

Day 27 – Creamy Salmon and Carrots – 365 Days of Baby Food2015-01-27T18:02:37+00:00
2015/01/22 2015/01/22

Day 22 – Choking and Finger Foods – 365 Days of Baby Food

2015-01-22T20:31:18+00:00

Many parents become gripped and paralyzed with fear when it comes time to move baby from purees to chunky texture and table foods.  The fear of letting baby begin to feed herself chunks and lumps of foods is about the fear of choking.  It is this fear of choking that stops many parents from trying [...]

Day 22 – Choking and Finger Foods – 365 Days of Baby Food2015-01-22T20:31:18+00:00
2015/01/17 2015/01/17

Day 17 – Solid Food Intro. Tip – 365 Days of Baby Foods

2015-01-17T20:15:32+00:00

As you contemplate starting solid foods, it’s important to note what various medical organizations recommend. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), along with many other health organizations such as the World Health Organization and UNICEF, states that breast milk and/or formula should provide all the nutrition your baby needs during the first 6 months of [...]

Day 17 – Solid Food Intro. Tip – 365 Days of Baby Foods2015-01-17T20:15:32+00:00
2015/01/13 2015/01/13

Day 13 – Constipation and “P” Fruits – 365 Days of Baby Food

2015-01-13T23:14:32+00:00

As babies make the transition to solid foods, their tummies may find it difficult at first to process and digest solids.  New foods with new textures and compositions may lead to constipation. Fruits with “P” will naturally help baby’s bowels get things moving properly again.  Pit, core and peel the fruits as needed and then [...]

Day 13 – Constipation and “P” Fruits – 365 Days of Baby Food2015-01-13T23:14:32+00:00
2014/12/14 2014/12/14

Nitrates – Carrots & The Nitrates and the Homemade Baby Food Myth

2018-10-05T15:27:14+00:00

Click Image to download large JPG infographic file You may have been told by your pediatrician or a friend or a website on the internet, that it's best to not make your baby homemade baby foods or that you should not make certain types of vegetables due to nitrates.  The pediatrician may have [...]

Nitrates – Carrots & The Nitrates and the Homemade Baby Food Myth2018-10-05T15:27:14+00:00
2014/11/30 2014/11/30

The Scoop on the Colors of Poop – Poop and Introducing Solid Foods

2018-10-10T15:52:17+00:00

Why Does Baby's Poop Change Colors and What Do the Colors Mean? Poop, it’s a delicate topic and it’s one of those things that we’re often reluctant to discuss in the company of strangers. But a new baby is welcomed into the family; we suddenly lose all inhibition when it comes to discussing poop. [...]

The Scoop on the Colors of Poop – Poop and Introducing Solid Foods2018-10-10T15:52:17+00:00
2014/11/26 2014/11/26

Thanksgiving Baby Food Ideas Download

2014-11-26T15:07:01+00:00

            Happy Thanksgiving! Baby’s First Thanksgiving Menu – Commonly Served Foods * [columns] [one-half]Roasted Turkey Roasted Ham Sweet Potatoes Green Beans Pumpkin Butternut Squash White Potatoes* Sweet Potatoes Asparagus Brussel Sprouts Apples Pears Stuffing Gravy Lasagna Nuts Shell Fish [/one-half] [one-half]6 Months+ 6 Months+ (all natural only) 6 Months+ 6 Months+ [...]

Thanksgiving Baby Food Ideas Download2014-11-26T15:07:01+00:00
2014/11/22 2014/11/22

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

2014-11-22T20:18:51+00:00

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 [...]

Can My Baby Eat the Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie? – Baby Food Quick Tip2014-11-22T20:18:51+00:00