10 Great Homemade Baby Food Recipes
Making homemade baby food is the best way to ensure your little one is eating a safe and healthy meal. Fill your tot's tummy with these tasty baby food recipes. Opt for organic produce, if possible. Many of these recipes freeze well for a few months.
Peas with freshly squeezed lemon juice are sure to please your sweet pea!
Baby's Best Applesauce
Use any type of apple — except bitter Granny Smith — and whip up a big batch of applesauce, which freezes well.
Subtly sweet pears are great for introducing your baby to fruit.
Fresh corn is best but frozen corn is okay, too, in this sweet and simple baby food.
Puréed Summer Fruits
Steamed peaches, apricots, nectarines, and plums? Yum!
Curried Butternut Squash
Here's a great little dish for introducing your baby to new flavors, such as a dash of curry.
Zucchini and Yellow Squash Purée
Keep the nutritious skin on your veggies in this "power lunch" for babies.
Steamed Baby Carrot Teething Snacks
When he's ready for slightly more solid foods, your tot will love to nosh on these healthy teething treats. Just keep an eye on him to prevent choking.
Here's another delicious snack for teething toddlers to suck on. Making teething biscuits with breast milk or formula adds extra nutrients.