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no bake toddler bites

June 6, 2018
No Bake Toddler Energy Bites

This post is sponsored by Gerber®. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Also note: Our pediatrician has been very strict in not allowing our children to have honey until 12 months of ago. Honey is an ingredient in this recipe.Ben is 14 months old and he’s ALWAYS hungry. Some meals he eats more than his 4-year-old sister. Both of these kiddos love to snack but mama…

ben’s favorite breakfast: 11 months old

March 12, 2018
Breakfast for 11 month old

  Our food journey with Ben has been a bit different than it was with Blaire. It’s crazy how quickly they can change recommendations for babies. With Blaire, it was recommended to start solids around 4 months old. This time around, only three years later, the AAP recommends waiting until 6 months to start your baby on solids.  Honestly, waiting until 6 months to start solids was a…

Ditching the Bottle

January 27, 2015

Happy Monday! How was your weekend? Ours went by too quickly, like always! We had lots of fun celebrating Jason’s birthday with friends on Saturday night and family on Sunday. On Saturday night we went to see American Sniper and it was so good! I actually kept it together better than I thought I would! I thought I’d bawl through the entire movie, and I made it until…

Attempting Baby Led Weaning

September 11, 2014

When your baby starts eating solids, it’s a learning experience for everyone! I have read so many great things about Baby Led Weaning (BLW) that I wanted us to give it a try! We’ve done a combination of real food, along with purees, since that’s what seems to work best for us. (Since BLW doesn’t include purees, we aren’t “technically” doing BLW.) At first, I didn’t really have…