AGAINST THE GRAIN

AGAINST THE GRAIN

Rice cereal (or oat cereal) has been the #1 recommendation for baby’s first food for at least three generations now; first introduced in the 1930s (the start of the convenience food phenomenon) and previously known as “Pablum”, many of our mothers were advised to mix...

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PUREES VS BABY-LED

PUREES VS BABY-LED

Purees vs Baby-Led 'Weaning'   Should there be a versus at all?   The thing about being a Mama is, what is best for someone else’s baby may not be best for yours.   When introducing my second baby to solids I felt a lot of pressure to use the Baby-Led 'Weaning'...

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BONE BROTH BABY

BONE BROTH BABY

The information provided in this post may not be suitable for all babies.   . Traditionally made bone broth is a wonderful food to offer your baby!  It is incredibly rich in nutrients, is restorative, strengthening, healing, and deeply nourishing to the digestive...

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BABY’S FIRST PUREE

BABY’S FIRST PUREE

Bare-Naked Butternut . Butternut squash is one of my favourite vegetables when starting solids!  It is brimming with vitality and baby building nutrients, and is very gentle on a brand-new, impressionable digestive system.   I believe in choosing first foods with...

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BABY’S FIRST (SUPERFOOD) PUDDING

BABY’S FIRST (SUPERFOOD) PUDDING

Appropriate for approximately 9+ months . What is not to love about pudding?!  This was one of my favourite recipes for Sterling beginning around 9-months old.  It is gentle on the digestive system + is chocker block full of (some of) the essential nutrients babies...

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