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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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Chocolate Energy Bites

Chocolate Energy Bites

When your kid needs an healthy boost of energy, these Chocolate Bites are a wonderful idea! No bake, no refined sugars, no gluten....loaded with more than 10 healthy and nutritious ingredients, without mentioning the lovely chocolate taste! It's a win-win situation: kids love them + moms love them. The procedure is ...
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Polenta and Almond Cake - gluten free

Polenta and Almond Cake – gluten free

Polenta is a traditional Northern Italian dish: a creamy warm porridge made with coarsely ground cornmeal, made from yellow corn. Polenta is a side dish that is usually served next to a meat stew (spezzatino). In Northern Italy we like Polenta so much that we use it to bake cakes too ...
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Super Pink Soft Beets & Potato Gnocchi

Super Pink Soft Beets & Potato Gnocchi

Super fun recipe: the final result will happily surprise your kids, the vibrant pink color of these gnocchi is simply in Technicolor 🙂 The recipe is very simple and ready in 20 minutes. I simply added to the traditional potato gnocchi some boiled red beets. That's it, nothing more! Beets ...
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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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Spring onions and tomato pasta

Spring onions and tomato pasta

It's fun. When spring fully comes I suddenly switch from "comfort recipe" mode into "light and healthy recipe" mode. Does it happen to you too?? Spring onions and fresh tomato pasta is a very easy recipe that I recently discovered thanks to my cousin Cristina: it's one of her signature ...
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Rose Apple Tart - mother's day

Rose Apple Tart – mother’s day


My mom loves sweets, in particular she is really into fruit tarts and at the same time she really likes flowers. That's why today's recipe is perfect as edible gift for Mother's day. She helped me shooting the video (she was playing with Alex while I was baking and ...
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Asparagus and sweet peas lasagne

Asparagus and sweet peas lasagne

Lasagne is a very versatile recipe: the traditional one is with meat and tomato, but you can prepare lasagne with fish, eggs, with any sort of vegetable...and as we are in full asparagus and sweet peas season, today I'm happy to share with you my "Asparagus, sweet peas and ham ...
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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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