baby cereal

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

By | 2017-06-06T12:56:15+00:00 January 24th, 2016|Categories: 4-6 months, 6 months, Cereals, Food Safety Tips, Friendly Baby Food Advice|Tags: , , , , , |

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 an [...]

Day 32 – Baby’s First Rice Cereal using ground brown rice -365 Days of Baby Food

By | 2015-02-01T18:05:17+00:00 February 1st, 2015|Categories: 365 Days of Baby Food, 4-6 months, 6 months, Breakfast, Cereals, First Foods, grains, More Baby Food Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Shaking baby cereal flakes out of a box isn't appealing and it really isn't cost effective. You can make baby's rice cereal for a fraction of the cost at home and you know what's in it: a single ingredient - rice! [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:61]

Day 23 – Quinoa Cereal – 365 Days of Baby Food

By | 2015-01-23T17:07:06+00:00 January 23rd, 2015|Categories: 365 Days of Baby Food, 6 months, 8 months, Breakfast, Cereals, excerpts, grains, stage 2, stage 3|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Did you know that besides soy, quinoa is a source of complete protein? It contains all the essential amino acids that our bodies need and, it makes a wonderful addition to your baby’s diet. Just 1 cup contains approximately 22 grams of protein. For a super nutritious protein packed meal, make the family a Quinoa Pilaf [...]

Day 1 – Oatmeal Cereal – 365 Days of Baby Food

By | 2015-01-01T21:28:04+00:00 January 1st, 2015|Categories: 365 Days of Baby Food, 6 months, 8 months, First Foods, More Baby Food Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Ring in the New Year with a new series - 365 Days of Baby Food. It's ambitious and will be lots of fun too.  Each day a new recipe image will be posted and shared on Instagram. Follow me on Instagram and be sure to tag friends and family use #365daysofbabyfood to share your recipes too! [...]

Rice Cereal, Arsenic and First Foods for Baby

By | 2012-11-10T12:22:27+00:00 November 10th, 2012|Categories: 4-6 months, Breakfast, Cereals, Dangerous Food Items, First Foods, grains|Tags: , , , , , , |

In light of the recent arsenic in rice scare, many parents are once again in a panic over whether they should feed their babies commercial rice cereal.   Arsenic in rice has been a known issue for many years and it likely will be an ongoing one. Arsenic in rice occurs for a variety of reasons.  Arsenic [...]

Rice Cereal, Aresnic and First Foods for Baby

By | 2012-11-10T12:22:27+00:00 November 10th, 2012|Categories: 4-6 months, Breakfast, Cereals, Dangerous Food Items, First Foods, grains, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

In light of the recent arsenic in rice scare, many parents are once again in a panic over whether they should feed their babies commercial rice cereal.   Arsenic in rice has been a known issue for many years and it likely will be an ongoing one. Arsenic in rice occurs for a variety of reasons.  Arsenic [...]

Homemade Baby Cereal from Grinding Whole Grains – Oatmeal, Rice, Barley Baby Cereal

By | 2012-07-29T22:07:35+00:00 July 29th, 2012|Categories: 4-6 months, 6 months, 8 months, Breakfast, Cereals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Grinding  grains to make homemade baby cereal is a simple and quick way to provide wholesome whole grain goodness in your baby's meals.  In the Wholesome Baby Food Guide book, you'll learn how to select, store and mill or grind whole grains right in your kitchen.  You'll be surprised how easy it is and how delicious [...]

Top 5 First Foods for Baby – Oatmeal Baby Food

By | 2012-07-03T03:24:15+00:00 July 3rd, 2012|Categories: 4-6 months, 6 months, 8 months, Breakfast, Cereals, featured, grains, Nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Starting Baby on Solid Foods – Top 5 First Foods for Baby: Oatmeal – a great first grain for introducing to your baby Oatmeal cereal may be a better starter cereal than rice as it is less constipating and many babies have been found to prefer the taste of oats over rice cereal. Oats are high in [...]