Chicken… and fruit? It may sound yucky to you, but you might be surprised at just how well this recipe goes down with your baby! For one thing, babies haven’t yet decided which types of food should ‘go’ together – so a sweet/savoury combination is perfectly acceptable. Quite apart from that, however, is the fact that fruits (in this case,...

Toys R Us and Wal-Mart are the latest stores to respond to parents’ concerns over bisphenol A (BPA) in baby bottles. Although the Food and Drug Administration has NOT recalled baby bottles and other baby care accessories containing BPA, Canada’s announcement at the end of last week that it’s moving towards a total ban on BPA in baby products has raised awareness of this chemical’s potential hazards. Toys R Us has said that all baby products containing BPA should be off its shelves by the end of 2008 and all Wal-Mart...

Beco Baby Butterfly Carriers are being recalled because a fault with the buckles on the shoulder straps means they could release tension unexpectedly. This causes the strap to slip through – which means that a baby could fall from the carrier. The company has received eight reports of the strap slipping through – but, thankfully, no reports of injuries. These...

As you may have guessed from the incredibly witty (!) title, today’s recipe is for a VERY yummy sweet potato soup! This recipe is a family favourite, because the perfect combination of herbs and spices give this soup a really unique flavour that we all enjoy. Our babies enjoyed this soup from as early as 6 months (they’ve always been adventurous eaters!),...

We have a nice and easy baby food recipe for you today using two vegetables that complement each other perfectly – and are both packed with health-promoting beta-carotene. This sweet potato and pumpkin puree is given a little extra ‘zip’ by the addition of nutmeg and chives… who said that baby food has to be boring? Here’s what you’ll...