There's just something about asparagus. I love the look of its long spears, vibrant green colour, and fresh but earthy taste. Any time I go to a restaurant, I'm drawn to dishes that have asparagus in them. Part of the reason why might be because there's so little that I do with it at home.... Continue Reading →
Delicious, creamy, and on the healthier side too! Plus, you can serve this as a finger food or a puree to your little one!
Who doesn't love a good smoothie? They're flavourful, there are endless combinations, and they taste great! Ever since I bought my Blendtec, it's been a lot of fun to try out different combinations of fruits to make delicious green smoothies on the weekends. Smoothies are one of the ways I get my 2 year... Continue Reading →
I've been making turkey meatloaf for years. I make it every few weeks and it's a fantastic way for the family to eat a lean meat and get some veggies in too. It takes about an hour in the oven (or less time...keep reading) but it's one of those dishes that I can whip up... Continue Reading →
Flavourful applesauce that's perfect on its own or as a sweet component to any baby dish!
Friends, I am so excited to share this recipe with you. It's not only great for you but for your little ones too. In teaching, everyone always says that they don't want to"reinvent the wheel" and that's definitely the case here. One of my favourite websites to find delicious recipes is http://www.allrecipes.com. I love that... Continue Reading →
I'm always surprised at the looks on people's faces when I tell them I make food for my baby. I hear the same responses: "I don't have time for that", "You make your own baby food?", and "It's so much easier to just buy and serve baby food". While I agree with the last statement,... Continue Reading →
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, right? But it shouldn't be complicated or difficult to make, especially when you're feeding an infant who thinks food is better on his face than in his mouth. I began cooking homemade baby food by creating a variety of breakfasts for my now-toddler. It was a... Continue Reading →
Like many moms, I started my little one's adventure with solid food with a grain cereal. I started making this brown rice cereal and my baby loves eating it. Most of all, this is a great base recipe. You can add fruits, veggies, meats and an endless combination of spices to introduce new flavours and... Continue Reading →