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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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Creamy Zucchini Ricotta Lasagna Gluten Free

Creamy Zucchini Ricotta Lasagna Gluten Free

Zucchini Ricotta Lasagna. It's called lasagna but there is no pasta involved. 🙂 It's an alternative lasagna that uses zucchini instead of pasta. A fun twist to the traditional recipe and a new way to offer zucchini to your toddlers. The presentation is very beautiful, perfect for a family meal ...
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The Best Egg Recipes for Babies and Toddlers

The Best Egg Recipes for Babies and Toddlers

Eggs. Such a little perfect combination of nutrients and flavor. Eggs are a wonderful and complete first food for babies. Eggs are a great source of protein, good fats (high in DHA omega-3), vitamin B, D, folate, choline, an important micronutrient that is beneficial for the brain and nervous system ...
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Easy Cheesy Baked Zucchini Balls - Italian recipe

Easy Cheesy Baked Zucchini Balls – Italian recipe

Can kids get addicted to a vegetable recipe? Yes, if it’s easy cheesy baked zucchini balls. These little balls are loaded with flavor, crunchy outside and creamy inside. Most important thing, they pass the melted mozzarella sting test! Pull them apart when still warm and a long mozzarella string will ...
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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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Creamy Zucchini Ricotta Lasagna Gluten Free

Creamy Zucchini Ricotta Lasagna Gluten Free

Zucchini Ricotta Lasagna. It's called lasagna but there is no pasta involved. 🙂 It's an alternative lasagna that uses zucchini instead of pasta. A fun twist to the traditional recipe and a new way to offer zucchini to your toddlers. The presentation is very beautiful, perfect for a family meal ...
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Easy Cheesy Baked Zucchini Balls - Italian recipe

Easy Cheesy Baked Zucchini Balls – Italian recipe

Can kids get addicted to a vegetable recipe? Yes, if it’s easy cheesy baked zucchini balls. These little balls are loaded with flavor, crunchy outside and creamy inside. Most important thing, they pass the melted mozzarella sting test! Pull them apart when still warm and a long mozzarella string will ...
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Healthy & Easy Chickpeas Zucchini Pesto Pasta - One family, one recipe.

Healthy & Easy Chickpeas Zucchini Pesto Pasta – One family, one recipe.

One family, one recipe. I'm always thrilled when I can share with you an healthy, easy and tasty recipe that will allow you to feed the WHOLE family at the same time. Today's recipe is one of those! The chickpeas pasta serves as baby puree, baby led weaning recipe, toddler ...
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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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Dairy Free Pumpkin Almond Cookies

Dairy Free Pumpkin Almond Cookies

Not too sweet, fluffy and flakey at the same time. A great recipe using pumpkin puree. I love how the pumpkin gives moist to the cookies but doesn't overpower the flavors. This is a great "bake with me" recipe that you can prepare with your toddlers or older kids. Easy ...
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Pumpkin & Sage Scones - From sandwich to easy snack

Pumpkin & Sage Scones – From sandwich to easy snack

Pumpkin and squash season is definitely at the top. So many varieties and so many ways to prepare it. I love traditional pumpkin recipes (pumpkin muffins, pumpkin pasta, pumpkin risotto, roasted pumpkin, pumpkin puree, pumpkin pancakes...) but this year I wanted to share with you something new, like these pumpkin ...
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Easy Checkerboard Apple Cake - breakfast fun

Easy Checkerboard Apple Cake – breakfast fun

Apple sauce, apple pie, apple tart, apple crumble, apple strudel...what about checkerboard apple cake? Super easy to prepare. Perfect for a bake together activity with your toddler. Few basic ingredients that I know you already have in your pantry and 4-5 juicy apples. My kids particularly like the aesthetic of ...
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