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Toddler Recipes

Broccoli Pasta with Cashews cream

Broccoli Pasta with Cashews cream

A friend of mine asked me if I liked the “Alfredo” sauce (aka butter + heavy cream + cheese + garlic sauce) and I replied with a smile that I never tried or made it, even if I’m Italian and even if I’ve been living in the States for more ...
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Grain Free Banana Baby Pancakes +6M

Grain Free Banana Baby Pancakes +6M

Starting from around 6 months of age your baby will be ready to enjoy solid foods and slowly and gradually switch from a 100% milk based diet (breastmilk or formula milk) to a full solid foods diet when she/he will be around 1 year of age. After a morning feeding ...
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The Best Indulgent Fruity Blueberry Lemon Cake

The Best Indulgent Fruity Blueberry Lemon Cake

The best indulgent fruity blueberry lemon cake you can try. It's my mom's favorite and it's a staple for her birthday. There is a fun story behind this recipe. The first time I baked it I totally messed up with the measurements. My kids were little and I was not ...
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Sunny Carrot Oats Mini Muffins +6M - Breakfast with love!

Sunny Carrot Oats Mini Muffins +6M – Breakfast with love!

I'm always happy when I find a lovely breakfast recipe like the Sunny Carrot Oats Mini Muffins. They are easy to prepare, the right size to be handled by little hands and naturally and delicately sweet. The whole family (adults included) gave thumbs up. My little one loves smooth textures, ...
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Family Recipes

Lentil Broccoli Soup Recipe +10M

Lentil Broccoli Soup Recipe +10M

Nourishing and comforting, that's why I like this soup 🙂 High iron, protein and fiber content. It's one of my kids favorite so far. Little one like it very creamy (the immersion blender does its part) and big one more chunky. I like it either ways 🙂 The soup is ...
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Quinoa Zucchini Chickpea Gluten Free Salad +9M

Quinoa Zucchini Chickpea Gluten Free Salad +9M

A lovely summer salad that your toddler can enjoy with the rest of the family. All the nutritional components are there: protein + fiber + good fats and tons of flavor. Zucchini are at the top of the season, delicately sweet and easy to find locally at a very low ...
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Meatless Quinoa and Vegetable Burgers. Full of flavors +9M

Meatless Quinoa and Vegetable Burgers. Full of flavors +9M

My kids love hamburgers: juicy, meaty, loaded with flavors. I like the homemade version, where I can be sure of the origin of all the ingredients, meat mainly, but I also love to offer the kids meatless options to alternate.
The quinoa veggie burgers are juicy and cheesy, they received ...
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Zucchini White Beans Mac And Cheese +9M

Zucchini White Beans Mac And Cheese +9M

Mac and Cheese. A staple in every kid's menu at any restaurant, from the fast food chain to the fancy one. They just use different quality of cheese 🙂 There is a reason why. Mac and Cheese is comforting, cheesy, soft, without scary colors, creamy...all winning points for a kid ...
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Baby Led Weaning Ideas

Spinach Almond Waffles - Gluten and Grain Free +6M

Spinach Almond Waffles – Gluten and Grain Free +6M

Breakfast. One of the most important meal of the day from a nutritional point of view. Our kids need an healthy boost of energy to start their day full of activities and fun. Coming from an Italian background I like sweet flavors at breakfast, that's how I was raised. Every ...
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Grain Free Banana Baby Pancakes +6M

Grain Free Banana Baby Pancakes +6M

Starting from around 6 months of age your baby will be ready to enjoy solid foods and slowly and gradually switch from a 100% milk based diet (breastmilk or formula milk) to a full solid foods diet when she/he will be around 1 year of age. After a morning feeding ...
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Sunny Carrot Oats Mini Muffins +6M - Breakfast with love!

Sunny Carrot Oats Mini Muffins +6M – Breakfast with love!

I'm always happy when I find a lovely breakfast recipe like the Sunny Carrot Oats Mini Muffins. They are easy to prepare, the right size to be handled by little hands and naturally and delicately sweet. The whole family (adults included) gave thumbs up. My little one loves smooth textures, ...
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Spaghetti Muffins with Sweet Peas and Tomatoes

Spaghetti Muffins with Sweet Peas and Tomatoes

Some recipes are nourishing, other recipes are comforting, the Spaghetti Muffins with Sweet Peas and Tomatoes recipe is fun! The combination of flavors is kid friendly, the nutritional value is high, but what makes this recipe stand out is the fun, finger food style, mono portion look! As soon as ...
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