Tagged with Baby

Here Comes The Airplane – Open Wide!

I remember seeing a photo meme on Facebook with a toddler who had a horrified expression on his face, with a spoon coming towards his mouth and the words “You want to put that airplane where?” It made me laugh, because that could have been my son! As you know, getting food into my youngest … Continue reading

My baby won’t eat off a spoon

My baby won’t eat off a spoon

As those of you regular Freddie’s Food readers will know, from about 6 – 7 months onwards Freddie refused to eat off a spoon. I recently had a question from a reader who’s baby is doing exactly the same thing asking what to feed him or how to go about feeding him if she’s not … Continue reading

Baby Sushi

Baby Sushi

If you haven’t made sushi before PLEASE read on and don’t be put off! It really is simple, in fact Freddie has even helped out, and once you get the hang of it a healthy and refreshing alternative to sandwiches. My lovely friend Linda in Wellington taught me a while back and we now have … Continue reading

Starting Solids – Stage Two

Starting Solids – Stage Two

I hope you have been enjoying this series on weaning and that your babies have enjoyed the purees I have shared with you in my last few posts The First Phase, Three Easy Purees and Introducing meat. I’d love to hear how your baby is getting on with solids and see pictures of their messy faces! … Continue reading

Starting Solids – Introducing Meat

In my last two posts about starting solids, The First Phase and Three Easy Purees, I have shared some hints and tips on how to introduce your baby to solids with hopefully as little stress as possible for both parent and baby. I found weaning Freddie went along fine until I introduced meat  around 7 … Continue reading

Starting Solids – Three Easy Purees

Starting Solids – Three Easy Purees

I found giving our babies their first taste of solid food to be an exciting and daunting milestone in their first year of life. I’m sure most mums and dads feel this way. I hope you found the hints and tips in last week’s blog Starting Solids – The first phase helpful. Starting solids definitely … Continue reading

Starting Solids – The first phase

Starting Solids – The first phase

Our gorgeous wee baby girl is now 9 months. Crazy how quickly this has come around, it feels like everything goes much faster the second time round. She is now crawling at high speed, furniture cruising and delighting us all with her infectious giggle and by blowing kisses, waving and clapping. I’d forgotten how enchanting … Continue reading

Slow Cooked Beef and Lentil Lasagne

So we are still living like campers in Sydney! Our stuff is waiting to be checked by customs so hopefully life in the kitchen will be back to normal soon… I never realised how much I LOVE my cup measures, hand held blender and weighing scales. I also never realised how many different meals you … Continue reading

Slow-cooked Lemon Tarragon Chicken

Slow-cooked Lemon Tarragon Chicken

This is a quick easy slow-cooked meal. It takes less than 10 mins to prepare and I promise the whole family will love it! It is so simple to prepare that your little ones will be able to help you. The best thing is that you can enjoy it hot for dinner and have enough … Continue reading