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Fall Harvest Baby Food – Buttercup Squash

By | 2017-06-06T03:33:07+00:00 October 19th, 2015|Categories: 6 months, Fall, First Foods, Freezes Well, Holiday Foods, holidays, More Baby Food Recipes, Puree, Seasonal, stage 1, stage 2, stage 3, Thanksgiving, vegetables, winter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Buttercup Squash - A Fall Harvest Winter Squash Buttercup squash is a medium sized squash.  It's a bit bigger than acorn squash and very much smaller than a Hubbard squash.  It's similar in size and appearance to the kabocha squash.  The buttercup squash has a very distinct round bottom that is circular.  It looks as [...]

Day 6 – Apples and Parsnips – 365 Days of Baby Food

By | 2015-01-06T16:20:05+00:00 January 6th, 2015|Categories: 365 Days of Baby Food, 6 months, 8 months, fruits, Fruits and Veggies, More Baby Food Recipes, stage 1, stage 2, vegetables, winter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Apples and parsnips are readily available from late Fall through the Winter months.  The nutty deliciousness of parsnips pairs well with the sweet flavor of apples.  When you roast these two together, you have a really tasty side dish that's great for the whole family and for the holiday table!   [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:53]

Chicken Soup – A tasty defense against cold weather sickies to share with baby

By | 2013-11-07T09:04:43+00:00 November 7th, 2013|Categories: 8 months, Fall, Freezes Well, freezing baby food, More Baby Food Recipes, Seasonal, soup, stage 2, stage 3, winter|Tags: , , , , , , |

  It's true what the book says about chicken soup being good for the soul.  A good warm bowl of homemade chicken soup can lift the spirit and chase away the blues and yes, it even helps hasten the departure of the common cold.  The cold season in New England, literally and figuratively, creeps up rather [...]

Squash and Apples – Fall Foods for Babies – Fall Offers Tasty and Nutritious Baby Foods

By | 2017-03-19T21:57:16+00:00 October 14th, 2013|Categories: 6 months, 8 months, Fall, Finger Foods, First Foods, Fruits and Veggies, Holiday Foods, holidays, More Baby Food Recipes, Seasonal|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

One of my favorite seasons is the Fall.  Living in New England, the Fall captures and brings forth all that is awesome about Mother Nature. The trees and their leaves change from deep and lovely greens to beautiful and vivid hues of red, orange and yellow.  Apple trees burst with hundreds of branches all sagging and [...]

Parisian Carrots – Baby’s Puree or Family’s Ginger Carrot Soup? Recipe for Carrot Baby Food and Ginger Carrot Soup

By | 2012-01-19T15:57:12+00:00 January 19th, 2012|Categories: 6 months, 8 months, featured, More Baby Food Recipes, soup, Spices, vegetables, winter|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Have you ever tasted Parisian carrots? These very sweet, cute little carrot balls burst with color, taste and nutrients! According to the Seed Savers Exchange, the Parisian market carrot (Daucus carota), is a nineteenth-century French heirloom. It grows early in the season and can be a red-orange color.  These sweet little carrots are about 1-2" in [...]