We realize that there are never enough hours in the day to get everything done, but we are hell-bent on finding time to cook for our little ones (it’s a great time to sneak in a glass of wine, too!). We’ve discovered that making homemade baby food is easy and fast, especially with the help of baby food makers that can do the job of multiple mamas at once: steam, chop, reheat, blend, repeat. There are a ton of websites that feature yummy purees, but here are our top picks. Tell us about your favorite recipes in the comments section below!
Site: Styleberry Blog
Why we love it: Besides the beautiful pictures (so amazing!), this post covers a lot of ground. It mentions must-have kitchen tools, food storage tips, and what should be included in typical breakfasts, lunches, and dinners for kids.
Site: Momtastic’s Wholesome Baby Food
Why we love it: If you’re a homemade baby food virgin, here you’ll find basic recipes that will get you started. Momtastic includes nutritional info for their recipes (love this!) along with how-to instructions for tasty purees featuring pumpkin, peas, squash, sweet potato, avocado, and more.
Site: Simply Baby Food Recipes
Why we love it: First of all, it’s created by Tamika Gardner, author of 201 Organic Baby Purees. She knows her stuff! Second, we love the Recipe Index, which includes gourmet recipes by age, dessert purees, no-cook baby food, yogurt and pudding recipes, and even tofu recipes.