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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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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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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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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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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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Tomato Mushroom Quiche with Gluten Free Paleo Crust +12M

Tomato Mushroom Quiche with Gluten Free Paleo Crust +12M

We are tomato lovers here. When they are at the top of the season (end of summer) their taste is simply unbeatable: sweet, warm, intense. You can really taste the summer sun in them. This recipe is a great way to use ripen summer tomatoes and also use different colors ...
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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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Broccoli Salmon Sticks - Vitamin D & Iron boosting recipe +6M

Broccoli Salmon Sticks – Vitamin D & Iron boosting recipe +6M

Fish sticks loaded with flavor and nutrients. This recipe received thumbs up from the whole family. The sticks have a creamy texture that pleased the kids and provide high amounts of iron, Omega 3 Fatty Acids and Vitamin D that made me happy 🙂 If you are looking for an ...
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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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