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

By | 2015-01-13T23:14:32+00:00 January 13th, 2015|Categories: 365 Days of Baby Food, 4-6 months, 6 months, 8 months, First Foods, Friendly Baby Food Advice, Nutrition, Solids and Weaning, stage 1, stage 2, stage 3, Transitioning to New Foods|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

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 mash [...]

Day 7 – First Fruits for Baby – 365 Days of Baby Food

By | 2015-01-07T18:50:19+00:00 January 7th, 2015|Categories: 365 Days of Baby Food, 4-6 months, 6 months, First Foods, fruits, Solids and Weaning, stage 1|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Is your baby just starting solid foods? Do you want to start baby off with fruits instead of veggies. it's ok, go ahead and start with fruits!  It's a myth that introducing fruits before veggies will cause your little one to reject vegetables.  Some pediatricians still say to introduce the vegetables first so that your baby [...]

Peachy Keen Sweet Potatoes – from The Wholesome Baby Food Guide book

By | 2013-10-10T21:47:19+00:00 October 10th, 2013|Categories: 6 months, 8 months, excerpts, Finger Foods, First Foods, Freezes Well, Holiday Foods, More Baby Food Recipes, stage 1, Thanksgiving, vegetables|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Sweet potatoes and peaches combine to make a wonderfully delicious and nutritious meal for babies. Texture Texture Texture - the sweet potato and the peach can both be blended into a silky smoothness that babies who are just beginning solid foods will enjoy. For babies who are enjoying more texture and who may be feeding themselves, [...]

Peachy Keen Apple Sweet Potatoes – Fall Recipe for Baby and Family – Baby Food from Family Food

By | 2017-03-19T21:24:22+00:00 September 26th, 2012|Categories: 4-6 months, 6 months, 8 months, book, Fall, Finger Foods, First Foods, Freezes Well, fruits, Fruits and Veggies, Holiday Foods, Puree, Seasonal, stage 1, stage 2, stage 3, Thanksgiving, vegetables, winter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  It's Fall -  Hip Hip Hooray!  There are so many amazing flavors of the Fall that I really do rejoice as it comes in full swing.  The crisp New England air and the abundance of pumpkins, apples, squash and even New England peaches make this season a wonderful one for making baby food and family [...]

Finger Foods for Babies – Fruits and a Cutting Board

By | 2012-09-18T22:54:19+00:00 September 18th, 2012|Categories: 8 months, featured, Finger Foods, Friendly Baby Food Advice, fruits, More Baby Food Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It is around the age of 8 months old that the world of food really begins to expand for babies.  As their gums become stronger and capable of "chewing",  they begin to enjoy more textured foods.  More textured foods for your baby means more foods taken straight from the dinner table or the snack table in [...]