Fruits and Veggies

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

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 […]

Day 20 – Roasted Apples and Fennel – 365 Days of Baby Food

Roasted apples and fennel brings you a sweet, nutty licorice-anisey flavor.  It’s a wonderful combination that you can serve as a standalone side dish or puree and add to your favorite savory soup.  Fennel tastes like a cross between licorice […]

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

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 […]

Apple Rings with Apple Peelers – Making Apple Rings and Finger Foods for Tots

Behold the humble apple peeler-core-er tool.  This tool makes quick work of peeling and slicing apples and is a lot of fun for kids to use.  When you have this tool, you can easily make uniform apple rings for a […]

Cooking Pumpkins – Which Pumpkin is Best for Baby Food or Pies?

Did you know that pumpkins are a type of squash in the Cucurbita family along with butternut, acorn and my favorite, Hubbard squash?  The pumpkin season is really kicking into high gear around New England.  From the end of September […]

Butternutty Apple Fritters – A Versatile Baby Finger Food and Meal Side

This post is an oldie that somehow disappeared from The Wholesome Baby Food Guide blog – I have no idea how that could have occured but luckily, I was able to find a copy on my hard drive. So without […]

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

  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 […]

Top 5 First Foods for Baby – First up, Sweet Potatoes

Starting Baby on Solid Foods – Top 5 First Foods for Baby There are several choices of first foods to offer your baby, some foods are better than others for a variety of different reasons.  Rest assured that pasty white […]