Tag: baby food

Day 9: Carrot

Alright, alright, we’re not raising a mini food hipster (well not entirely anyway).  It’s hugely important to both me and Mabel’s daddy that she eat anything and everything.  So despite the fact that cooked carrots are probably one of my least favourite things to eat and I would so much prefer to see her eat something …

Wholemeal Avocado, Banana & Blueberry Muffins

Ingredients: 1 avocado 2 bananas 2 eggs

Day 4: Peas

It felt only fair after starting Mabel with the somewhat harder taste to acquire that cauliflower brings, we move on to something a bit easier on the old (or in this case, very young) palate. Step forward the timeless classic of pea puree.

Almost Baby Friendly Pea Puree

Ingredients: 300g frozen peas 1 fish stock cube in enough water to cover the peas or – even better – homemade fish stock

Day 1: Cauliflower

I’m not sure who was more shocked the day she first started eating solids – her or me. The look on Mabel’s face when she realised that the white stuff in the bowl was not, in fact, baby rice as she had grown accustomed to in the previous weeks – and loved emphatically – was …

Pureed Cauliflower Recipe

Ingredients: 200g cauliflower, cut into small florets (note you could do any other vegetable with the same method below, although cooking times may vary) Enough water to cover the bottom of a pot for steaming