Why should I make my own baby food?
1- You save money! Research has shown that making your own baby food you can save 50% or more then buying it.
2- It's a healthier choice. Most store-bought baby food has preservatives and additives. By making the food yourself, you know what is going into the food and you can be sure that your baby is getting real food and proper nutrition.
The Baby Brezza baby food maker
I have heard great reviews on the Baby Brezza! Owners of the Baby Brezza have told me they love how easy and convenient it is to make baby food!
Tips for getting started!
1- Prepare a variety of fruits, vegetables, meats, grain, and legumes. Prepare familiar foods to you and don't fear branching out to new foods!
2- Persistence is key. Naturally, babies will go for the sweeter foods, but don't let that stop you from feeding your baby meats and legumes.
3-Be creative. Experiment with different foods and flavor combinations. Try as many combinations to encourage your baby to enjoy a variety of flavors.
4-Include herbs and spices. After a year it is a great option to add ground spices, and fresh herbs. Other ingredients such as; yogurt, olive oil, ground seeds and nuts add healthy fat and good flavor.
Age-Food Reference Chart
Cooking Guidelines for the Baby Brezza
The Baby Brezza website is great resource for baby food recipes 6 months +, instructional videos about the Baby Brezza, user manuals, food preparation, feeding guide, etc.
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