Baby Food

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Quick pea and ham soup (suitable for babies)
Quick pea and ham soup (suitable for babies) February 5, 2014 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

This pea & ham soup makes a hearty, healthy meal for the whole family including a puree for babies from 7 months old. It’s high in iron, zinc and fibre. Preparation time: 15 minutes (plus soaking time) Cooking time: 30 ... Read More »

Baby jam and cream scones
Baby jam and cream scones December 9, 2013 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

This healthy baby food recipe for jam and cream scones uses yoghurt and 100% fruit jam. Older kids will love this healthy snack too. Preparation time: 5 minutes Cooking time: No cooking Difficulty rating: Easy Age recommendation: 9 months and above Number of servings: 1 ... Read More »

Fruity Jelly
Fruity Jelly November 15, 2013 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Jelly is a favourite for kids of all ages. This healthy jelly recipe contains real fruit juice for sweetness and no added sugar. Preparation time: 5 minutes (or up to 15 if you juice your own fruit) Cooking time: None Difficulty rating: Easy ... Read More »

Pear and berry puree with almonds
Pear and berry puree with almonds October 16, 2013 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Baby puree recipe with pear, berry and almond meal. It’s a healthy snack for babies 6-12 months who are making the transition to eating solid foods. Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 25 minutes- cutting the pears into smaller chunks reduces the cooking ... Read More »

10 tips for deciding whether your baby is ready for solids
10 tips for deciding whether your baby is ready for solids October 7, 2013 (7 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

It’s sometimes difficult to decide whether or not your baby is ready to start solids. These ten tips will help you decide whether or not it’s time to whip up a sweet potato mash or some other delicacy for your ... Read More »

Introducing solids after 6 months disadvantages
Introducing solids after 6 months disadvantages October 7, 2013 (6 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

It may be hard to imagine that the little mouth that’s been suckling your breasts for the past six months is already ready to eat from a spoon. Whether the realisation that baby’s just about ready for a spoon is ... Read More »

Introducing solids before 6 months disadvantages
Introducing solids before 6 months disadvantages October 7, 2013 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Are there any negative effects of exclusive breastfeeding for six months? It is important to breastfeed exclusively (when possible) and bottle feed exclusively if you cannot breastfeed. In cases of iron-deficiency, instead of feeding your baby iron-rich food, supplemental iron ... Read More »

Is introducing solids before six months okay?
Is introducing solids before six months okay? October 7, 2013 (7 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Your mum keeps telling you to wait until your baby is 6 months old to whip out the zucchini puree but your best friend keeps saying you need to start solids now, even though your baby is only 4 months ... Read More »

When to introduce solids to a baby
When to introduce solids to a baby October 7, 2013 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Australian and World Health Organisation guidelines recommend introducing solids 180 days after baby’s birth. You could follow this rule to the letter, put 180 red marks on your calendar and then whip up some pumpkin mash for your baby. But ... Read More »

How to feed a baby
How to feed a baby October 7, 2013 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Breastmilk is the natural source of food for newborn babies and breastfeeding is recommended to keep them healthy (or failing breastmilk, formula). But just how long should a woman breastfeed (or give formula)? What other foods does a baby need ... Read More »







 
 
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