Author: Jenna Helwig

Various baby food purées in small containers

27 Oct The Best Baby Food Maker

If you're planning on making your own baby food, you may be wondering what the best baby food maker is. I've got the answer, and it's probably already in your kitchen: the Instant Pot or other multi-cooker. Here are five reasons why it's genius at...

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The Multi-Cooker Baby Food cookbook cover

16 Sep My Instant Pot Baby Food Cookbook

I am excited to announce that The Multi-Cooker Baby Food Cookbook launches on November 19 and is available for pre-order now! After two other baby food cookbooks, why an Instant Pot baby food cookbook? When I first started playing with an Instant Pot three or four...

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Zucchini Bread Waffles cut into strips

09 Sep Zucchini Bread Waffles Recipe

Waffles are a terrific food for self-feeding babies: tender, simple to cut into sticks, and easy to pack with healthy ingredients like whole grain flours and even veggies. These Zucchini Bread Waffles for baby-led weaning, from my cookbook Baby-Led Feeding, are one of my favorite recipes...

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Two glasses of Strawberry Watermelon Agua-Frescas

10 Jun 3 Easy Fruit Smoothies

A few summers ago I developed 75 smoothie and juice recipes for my cookbook Smoothie-licious. Since I was working at Parents during the week I primarily tested recipes over the weekends, sometimes making 4 or 5 smoothie recipes a day. I blended, we sipped, discussed,...

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