Lunch and Dinner Ideas

Cheesy Spinach Pasta – Great for BLW!

Cheesy Spinach Pasta – Great for BLW!

This is a yummy recipe for the whole family (though I add a little salt for the adults), but it’s also a fast and easy recipe for baby-led weaning. One batch will feed your baby all week long! Or in the case of double babies, it will still last several days! Here’s what you need: […]

Caramelized Butternut Squash

Caramelized Butternut Squash

This recipe is so delicious! I made it primarily for the babies and they loved it, but it’s also flavorful enough for the whole family. Plus, as a family of 5, we were able to eat on this for a couple of days. Here’s what you need: 5ish lb squash unsalted butter brown sugar salt […]

One-Pot Chicken Florentine

One-Pot Chicken Florentine

I found this recipe on Nurturebaby and edited it a bit. Remove all the meat from a rotisserie chicken (remember to save the bones and fat for chicken stock!) and set aside. (Or, if you’d prefer, dice and saute 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts.) Heat 1 tbsp olive oil and saute 6 oz. of Recipe […]

Italian Sausage and Vegetables (with Tomato Sauce) One Pot Meal

Italian Sausage and Vegetables (with Tomato Sauce) One Pot Meal

Using a stockpot, lightly brown 1 lb ground mild Italian sausage. Add 1 cup diced onion, and sauté until translucent. Pour 3 cups vegetable stock and 3 cups water in the pot and bring to a boil. While the pot is heating, peel and chop 1 large carrot and add it to the pot. Once […]

Chicken Macaroni Soup One Pot Meal

Chicken Macaroni Soup One Pot Meal

This recipe provides you with 34 yummy, nutritious frozen toddler meals. Place 7 boneless, skinless chicken thighs in a stockpot. Wash, peel, and chop 1 carrot into large pieces. Add it to the pot. Add 2 minced garlic cloves and 1 bay leaf to the pot. Add about 1 cup chopped onion to the pot. […]

Chicken Veggie (Surprise!) One Pot Meal

Chicken Veggie (Surprise!) One Pot Meal

Boil 2 chicken breast halves for 20 minutes. Remove them from the pot, reserving 2 cups of chicken broth to use immediately. Make sure to freeze any remaining broth! After the chicken cools, cut it into toddler-bite-sized pieces, or shred it. Put the shredded chicken in a large pot and add 4-5 cups chopped vegetables. […]

10-12 month recipes

10-12 month recipes

*Food combinations are fantastic, but always try to have your baby taste the food by itself before mixing it in a combination. *Always wash all fruits and vegetables thoroughly before cooking. *You can use a baby food maker, food processor, or blender to puree. I use the Cuisinart Baby and love it. It even comes […]

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