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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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Butternut Squash, Turmeric & Rosemary Focaccia Bread +9M Sooo good!

Butternut Squash, Turmeric & Rosemary Focaccia Bread +9M Sooo good!

Focaccia = Heaven's food. There is no other way to describe this Italian soft flatbread: airy, fluffy, that smells and tastes like olive oil. It's addictive, be careful! We loooove focaccia here. No doubt. Every time I bake a tray it's literally inhaled by the kids and my hubby (and ...
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Pizza Tree on a Stick - Christmas toddler fun food

Pizza Tree on a Stick – Christmas toddler fun food

Pizza is one of the most loved kids food, all together with everything that can be enjoyed on a stick. So...why not combining the two together? This is a super easy and quick fun recipe to prepare for the holidays...and also later as we can enjoy trees all year around ...
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Happy Sunshine Pumpkin & Carrot Cake, low sugar

Happy Sunshine Pumpkin & Carrot Cake, low sugar

It's definitely pumpkin season and I wanted to incorporate this lovely Fall/Winter ingredient in a sweet treat that was not too sugary nor heavy or loaded with cream. That's how the Happy Morning Sunshine cake came to life. Moist, light, fluffy and deeply orange! My kids like carrot cake, naturally ...
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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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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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Stuffed Zucchini with Beef and Cauliflower

Stuffed Zucchini with Beef and Cauliflower

Stuffed Zucchini are a traditional Italian recipe, very simple and tasty. It's naturally kid friendly both for the taste (salty and cheesy) and for the shape as the final result resembles a boat. You can even get more creative and add a sail made with a toothpick and a slice ...
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Millet Tomato Avocado Chia Salad +8M

Millet Tomato Avocado Chia Salad +8M

The name salad is seldom associated to baby food even if there are so many salads that are baby friendly like the millet avocado one. Your baby will love the smooth and creamy texture of the millet mixed with the avocado. Summer tomatoes (with low acidity and tons of sweetness) ...
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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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Cherry Banana Baby Puffs +6M - Gluten and Dairy Free

Cherry Banana Baby Puffs +6M – Gluten and Dairy Free

Baby Puffs are one of the most viewed recipes here at BuonaPappa and to be sincere I'm not surprised 🙂 Puffs are a perfect baby snack:
  • light: it doesn't compromise meals.
  • not messy: you don't have to mop the floor if they fall.
  • portable: perfect on-the-go snack idea.
  • entertaining: my kids spent more ...
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Sardines Avocado Almond Baby Balls +6M GF No Bake

Sardines Avocado Almond Baby Balls +6M GF No Bake

If you are looking for an easy baby recipe, loaded with nutrients, brain boosting, iron boosting and that doesn't require any cooking...you might want to try this one. Few super food ingredients combined together for an unusual baby food combo: sardines, avocado, almonds, hemp seeds and oat cereals. The final ...
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Baked Oatmeal Cups with Fruit +9M Vegan and GF

Baked Oatmeal Cups with Fruit +9M Vegan and GF

Hello lovely people! It has been a while and since the last time I shared a recipe with you and the life as we knew it simply changed. We are currently at our 4th week of lockdown. School-from-home is the new reality and #stayathome is the only way we have ...
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