We went on our first camping trip with Avery. She turned 10 months old while we were there, and between her crawling everywhere, separation anxiety that has been making bedtime super challenging again, and her dietary needs now that she's no longer exclusively breastfed, we had our work cut out for us. It was only… Continue reading 6 Baby-Led Weaning Meal Ideas for CAMPING!
I missed last month. I've been cooking dinner almost every night of the week, but it has been boring stuff and I haven't bothered to get the camera out during dinners. But this month, Food Blog Friday is back with a Baby-Led Weaning special edition! I'm including two recipes here that I made for Avery… Continue reading Food Blog Friday: baby-led weaning edition
I'm strictly following the CMPA diet for Avery's dairy and soy allergy, and I've now thrown eggs into the do-not-eat list. Desserts are my new obsession because I want what I can't have (i.e., pastries, chocolate things...). I dug up this old recipe for vegan chocolate cupcakes that my wife made for me when we… Continue reading Food Blog Friday: Vegan Cupcakes with Buttercream Frosting
While it has been sooo much fun watching her learn new tastes and textures and learn to swallow, I just want to point out that it can be incredibly scary, too. Everytime she coughs while eating, we panic. With food covered hands we grab her and attempt to rip her from the booster seat to give her the Heimlich maneuver...
This is a super basic recipe. So basic that I wondered if it was even worth sharing here. But I think it's a staple dish for busy families that is so simple, so hearty, and it goes a long way with a few cheap ingredients. This time of year in Canada there isn't a lot… Continue reading Food Blog Friday: Hearty Beef Stew
I'm starting a new section of my blog: Food Blog Friday. Let's start with one a month and see how it goes... I'm not a food blogger, but I cook and bake enough that I could have the content to be one. The only problem is that my cooking and baking is pretty hit and… Continue reading Food Blog Friday: Best Bread Recipe