Buttercup Squash – A Delicious Taste of Fall Suitable for Babies: Stage One and Older 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 […]
Can Babies Eat Pumpkin Pie?
It’s Fall And Pumpkin Pie Time – Give Thanks! Fall is here and it’s time to start thinking about pumpkins and pumpkin spice. It’s the season of Pumpkin Pie and Apple Crisp and Cider and so much more. But I […]
Can Babies and Toddlers Drink Apple Cider?
Is it safe for babies and toddlers to drink apple cider? The answer is yes, and no. Most apple cider found at grocery stores is pasteurized so it is safe for babies and toddlers to drink. However, if you go […]
Mini Pumpkin Muffins – A Treat for Little Fingers
It’s Pumpkin Muffin Time! Super Easy, Super Tasty Mini Pumpkin Muffins – They’re Back! This recipe came about when I had just used the last of my frozen roasted pumpkin puree from the Fall pumpkin harvest That fresh pumpkin […]
Thanksgiving Baby Food Ideas Download
Happy Thanksgiving! Baby’s First Thanksgiving Menu – Commonly Served Foods * * Always consult your baby’s pediatrician before beginning solid foods and about food choices. * * Typically, saving white potatoes for later is […]
Pumpkin Pie Dip – Easy Creamy Pumpkin Pie Dip for the Fall
Pumpkin Pie Dip . This is a tasty dip that you can share with little ones and kids of all ages. It’s simple and quick to make and keeps in the fridge for about 5-7 days. The best thing about […]
Using Pumpkins in Recipes – 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 kicks into high gear around New England in the Fall. From the end of […]
Peachy Keen Sweet Potatoes – from The Wholesome Baby Food Guide book
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 […]
Is your pumpkin or winter squash puree plagued with hard strings?
Why Does Winter Squash Have Hard, Strings and Stringy Fibers? Many people write in to ask about the hard bits and strings that they have found in their butternut, acorn or even pumpkin puree. What are these strings? Why are […]
Acorn Squash Baby Food for Fall and the Holidays – Savory Roasted Squash Recipe for Babies
Savory Holiday Roasted Acorn Squash for Baby and Family The hustle and bustle of the holidays is about to begin! I just love the spirit of the holidays and especially the cooking! When it comes to holiday menu planning, there […]