As 2010 draws to a close, we thought it would be nice to make a list of our favourite homemade baby food blog posts from the past year. Depending on the age of your little one, you may not have been a subscriber at the start of the year, so there may be some posts on the list that are new to you!
Either way, we hope you enjoy them…
1. Five Ways to Serve Canned Sardines to Your Baby
Never thought of offering your baby sardines? Why not give them a try – they’re safe for him to eat, packed with vitamins and minerals and utterly delicious!
2. High Calorie Baby Foods
Have you been advised to increase your baby’s calorie intake? Do you worry that he’s not consuming as much foods as he needs? Try these calorie-rich baby foods that are also healthy and nutritious.
3. Why Pizza is NOT a Junk Food (Well, Not Always)
Pizza gets a bad rap… but not all pizzas are created equal! Find out how to make pizza that’s GOOD for your baby and that he’ll enjoy eating.
4. Nutritious Black Bean Cakes With Sweet Potato
You know that black beans are good for your baby… but how on earth should you prepare them for him? Try these black bean cakes – they’re super-nutritious and make a fab finger food!
5. Money Saving Kitchen Tips
You make your own baby food, so you’re already saving money! But there are MORE ways to cut the cost of cooking – and we share our favourites with you here.
6. Foods That Contain Beta-Carotene – and Why They’re Good For Baby
Beta-carotene… you’ll often see it listed as a healthy property of a particular fruit or veggie. But why does your baby need it? And which foods should you be offering to ensure he’s getting enough? Find out here!
7. What To Do With Leftover Oatmeal
Your little one doesn’t have his usual appetite and has decided that he doesn’t want to eat that nice batch of oatmeal (porridge) you’ve so lovingly prepared. Here are some ideas for using it up!
8. Baby’s Pumpkin, Apple and Banana Puree
This is an incredibly simple dish with a lovely flavour… and a superb nutrient content!
9. 5 Easy Ways to Make Homemade Baby Food Even Better For Your Baby
The title of the post says it all – learn how to quickly turn baby food into super-food!
10. Easy Blueberry Muffins
This recipe was one of the favourites of ALL our children this year, from the youngest to the eldest (now 16!). A super finger food for babies, toddlers… and teenagers!
Please feel free to leave a comment or to contact us about anything you’d like to see featured on our blog in 2011 – we love hearing from you!