This blog post is the third in a series of posts exploring our family’s journey with food allergies. Today, I’ll share the next steps in our journey, and exposing my toddler to her allergen – on purpose. Continue reading “Our Journey with Food Allergies – The Egg Ladder”
Many parents are excited to start solid foods with their babies, eager to see their messy faces as they stuff new foods into their mouths or get sloppy with spoon-fed purees. But the choices can be overwhelming… where to begin in this delicious solid foods journey??? In this post, I review my top 6 starter foods, whether following BLW or traditional spoon fed purees. Continue reading “Top 6 first foods for BLW or puree fed babies”
Decorating Easter eggs is a fun tradition for kids and adults alike! But now that the holiday is coming to an end, people wonder – are my Easter eggs safe to eat? The answer depends on what you’ve done with them!
Wondering if your baby can eat hard boiled eggs as well? Keep reading!
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This recipe for Instant Pot meatballs is a family favourite at our table! Check out the video and full recipe below. Continue reading “Instant Pot Teriyaki Turkey Meatballs”
One of the most common questions I get from parents is “how do I get my picky kid to eat more/better/veggies/*insert thing you want them to eat here*”. Young children can be very mysterious when it comes to food, and a lot of it stems simply from being unable to communicate what they really want to say. Sometimes your kids simply don’t eat at all for some reason, leading to tremendous frustration from parents who just want their kids to be nourished and well-fed. Here I have listed some of the top 5 reasons that kids might not be eating, and some strategies to overcome the dinnertime drama. Continue reading “Top 5 reasons your kid isn’t eating (and what to do about it)”