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 […]

Nitrates – Carrots & The Nitrates and the Homemade Baby Food Myth

You may have been told by your pediatrician or a friend or a website on the internet, that it’s best to not make your baby homemade baby foods or that you should not make certain types of vegetables due to […]

Finger Foods for Babies – Fruits and a Cutting Board

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 […]

Baked Stone Fruits with Asian Pears – Baby Food Recipe for Fruit Compote

One of the easiest and quickest methods of preparing fresh, delicious homemade foods for babies is to bake or roast the foods.  Baking foods is one of the best ways to retain the most nutrients and when it comes to […]

The Humble Fruit Bowl – Baby Food Recipes and Baby Meals abound in an average bowl of fruits!

Behold the fruit bowl!  To the untrained eye, this bowl of fruit might seem to be nothing more than a humble heaping of banana, peaches, avocado and apples.  However if you’re a mom or caregiver of an infant, or even […]

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 […]

Top 5 First Foods for Baby – Avocado

Starting Baby on Solid Foods – Top 5 First Foods for Baby Avocado is a great first food choice. The avocado is one of nature’s perfect foods. It contains an amazing balance of healthy fats, fiber, potassium, iron, folate and […]

Top 5 First Foods for Baby – Carrots

Starting Baby on Solid Foods – Top 5 First Foods for Baby –  Carrots What makes carrots a top 5 first food for babies? Easy to digest, pleasant to taste, carrots are packed full of nutrients such as beta carotene, […]

Top 5 First Foods for Baby – Bananas

Starting Baby on Solid Foods – Top 5 First Foods for Baby Bananas are another great first food choice when introducing baby to solid foods Why are bananas such a great top 5 first food for babies? Bananas are loaded […]

Rainbow Potato Baby Food Puree – Making baby food from dinner food

It’s time for another, “making baby food from dinner food” post. I haven’t officially announced that I will be doing a series of posts that I will call “making baby food from dinner food” – consider this the announcement. In […]