12-18 months Baby Food Recipes

Transitioning from Baby to Toddler Feeding your toddler what the rest of the family is eating is often a tougher hurdle for parents to get over than it actually is for baby. But remember, your child is ready and technically has been eating more tender, plainer versions of adult food for a while now. It’s…

8-12 months Baby Food Recipes

What are “Stage 2″ Baby Food Recipes? 8-12 Months – Time to explore! Bring on some spices and the softly mashed, or chopped into fine pieces of fruits, vegetables, meats, pasta and dairy such as yogurt and cheeses. Pasta, veggies, and fruit should all be soft cooked and possibly mashed with a fork or masher.…

6-8 months Baby Food Recipes

What are “Stage 1″ Baby Food Recipes? Start out slowly, preparing a tablespoon sized portion of whatever food you have chosen to begin with.  Some parents begin offering their babies solid foods by using their (clean and washed) finger as a spoon.  They say that this helps their babies take to solid foods because the…

What makes a good diet for your baby?

Every parent wants to give their baby the very best start but when it comes to nutrition, many mums feel stuck. There’s plenty of good advice out there – in books and magazines, papers and on the web – but do you really know what you should be feeding your baby and which foods to steer clear of? This handy…

Introducing juice to my 4 months baby

Babies do not need juice. Babies younger than 6 months should not be given juice. However, if you choose to give your baby juice, do so only after 6 months of age, give only 100% fruit juice, and offer it only in a cup, not in a bottle. To help prevent tooth decay, do not…

Ways to Store Homemade Baby Food

There are many safe and convenient ways to store homemade baby food – learn more! Now that you have made your baby food, you want to store it in the most sanitary yet convenient way possible. Should you bother with ice cube trays, store it in the refrigerator, drop it on wax papered cookie sheets…

Water & Juice

Should I give my baby juice? Babies do not need juice. Babies younger than 6 months should not be given juice. However, if you choose to give your baby juice, do so only after 6 months of age, give only 100% fruit juice, and offer it only in a cup, not in a bottle. To…