Posted in December 2013

Christmas Kitchen Fun – Gingerbread House

Christmas Kitchen Fun – Gingerbread House

Well what a lot of fun! Freddie, with a small amount of help, completed the mammoth challenge of creating a gingerbread house.  Having never made one myself I decided that this was not the time for experimenting and used the recipe and templates on kidspot. It provides recipes for the gingerbread and icing and detailed … Continue reading

Starting Solids – Stage 3 – Independence

Starting Solids – Stage 3 – Independence

For regular Freddie’s Food readers you’ll know that Freddie wasn’t keen on being fed so I ended up letting him feed himself for most of his meals from about 7 months old. In contrast Lottie is still happy to be spoon fed but definitely enjoys feeding herself. I’m very pro letting your baby feed themselves … Continue reading

Christmas Kitchen Fun – Christmas Cake

Christmas Kitchen Fun – Christmas Cake

Well Christmas has well and truly arrived in the Freddie’s Food household with a decorated Christmas tree, Carol singing and even a ride on a camel. To say Freddie is excited would be an understatement! I stumbled across a creative advent idea in The Imagination Tree, a great blog with heaps of ideas to do … Continue reading

Starting Solids – Hunger Strike

Around 8 months onwards you might notice that from time to time you darling little one goes on hunger strike. Picking at everything you offer them and pushing their plate away or in Lottie’s case sweeping it all on the floor or chucking it over her shoulder! As a first time mum I had to … Continue reading

My sugar free verdict

Well my month ‘sugar free’ has come to an end. I pretty much managed it with the odd slip up here and there. Sugar really is everywhere! My verdict on going sugar free is that for the whole family I want to try and keep refined sugars to a minimum, they do nothing for our … Continue reading