This is a wonderful dish for so many reasons! It uses super-nutritious lentils – packed with protein, calcium and iron – and is ridiculously easy to prepare, with less than 5 minutes of ‘hands on’ cooking time. What’s more, it’s a family friendly recipe – we like to add a little salt and spice and serve this as a side dish...

Wraps (flour tortillas) make a fun finger food for older babies – and did you know that it’s actually VERY easy to make them yourself? With just five ingredients, this recipe couldn’t be simpler to put together. Free of unnecessary additives, these wraps taste better than the ones you buy in the store… (and cost less too!). The beauty of this...

Shelby, a recent visitor to our site, was inspired by our barley baby food recipes page and decided to buy some of these nutritious grains for her little one. Our article recommended ‘hulled’ barley – super nutritious and far better for your baby than the more common ‘pearled’ barley, which has most of its goodness stripped away during...

Mealtimes with baby are fun. They are also very messy! One of the biggest problems is keeping baby’s bowl ON his highchair tray, the RIGHT WAY UP. And even if you manage to accomplish that, it’s still very likely you will end up with the highchair tray (or your dining table) smeared with a large proportion of baby’s dinner! That’s why we...

Today we have an interesting recipe for pancakes, sent in by one of our readers, Oleysia. Oleysia lives in the USA but is originally from Russia. She told us My baby (and myself!) love this breakfast meal that I call Cottage Cheese Pancakes. This recipe is from Russia/Ukraine and my Mom reminded me how I used to love them. They are called Syrniki in Russian and...