Recipe of the Day for Toddlers- Pasta Ratatouille

Pasta Baby Food Recipes – Pasta Ratatouille4 oz uncooked pasta (Elbow Macaroni, Orzo works well too)1 tbsp olive oil1/2 medium onion, chopped1 small eggplant, diced1 small zucchini, diced8oz fresh, ripe tomatoes, chopped2 tbsp fresh basil, chopped1tbsp Parmesan, grated Prepare the pasta as per the directions on the package, then drain.Meanwhile, in a large frying pan, saute the onion in the oil over a medium heat for 1…

Bean Sprout Unique Fashion for Children-BICAL Grippers

http://www.beansprout.ca How cool are these? Washable and no slip, great for indoor & outdoors and they are water shoes. They are the Bical Gripper and I got Master Charles a pair today at this fantastic little shop on 565 Mount Pleasant Rd, Toronto, ON  The store is called Bean Sprout they have different styles and they are only $24.99 and even better…made in…

Teething Babies, no sleep for you or baby..here are some tips

We’ve all been down this road and what I can say?  Pour yourself a stiff one.Some very helpful homeopathic teething products that do work are:Boiron– CamiliaHylands– Teething gel (contains no benzocaine) A homeopathic combination for the temporary relief of symptoms of simple restlessness and wakeful irritability due to cutting teeth.Homeocan-Teething (great to use if fever is accompanied with teething)Please read…

Recipe of the Day for Baby- For the under 12 months Parsnip & Carrot

Parsnip and carrot baby food puree with thyme (6 months+) 1 tbsp unsalted butter 6 oz (3/4 cup) carrots, sliced (and peeled, if not organic) 6 oz (3/4 cup) parsnips, sliced 1 garlic clove, crushed (optional) 1 sprig of fresh thyme or a pinch of dried 8 fl oz (1 cup) low sodium or homemade chicken stock Preheat the oven to 375 deg F, 190 deg C. Saute…

Recipe of the Day for Toddler-Baby Meatballs

Baby Meatballs 8oz (1 cup) lean minced/ground beef 4oz (1/2 cup) mashed potatoes Pre-heat the oven to 350 deg F, 180 deg C. Combine the ingredients and blend well. Roll into 1 inch balls. Place on a baking tray and cook for around 20 mins. Drain the fat, then cool and serve.  How easy is this moms?  I’m going to use ground pork…

Brocolli Cheese Nuggets

So I made Broccoli Cheeses nuggets yesteday for the boy and let’s just say he is Mr.Tootie McTootster…time to brew him same Camomile tea…and soothe the gas! I know I will have a load worth waiting for once he’s done.  Good god!Camomile is great for gas, colic and keeping baby regular once he/she starts solids.It is part…

Nursing tops and dresses-evymama breastfeeding & maternity boutique

 evymama breastfeeding & maternity boutique266 Jane StreetToronto, ON M6S 3Z2(416) 913-0546http://www.evymama.ca/breastfeedingclothes.htmlI wish I new of this store when Charlie was born and when I was pregnant.  This store has beautiful maternity wear and when I was a hard core nurser I could barely find decent nursing tops let alone stylish ones that would have helped.Designer maternity jeans?  Hello!&nbsp…

FAVORITE Sippy Cups go to boon

Whilst there are sooooo many on the market save your $$$$’s and get Boon.Why?BPA free is one of them and the quality is great and they cost around $8 Charlie has a habit of tipping them upside down and pushing down on the spout so the tea/water/formula spill all over the place.  Even when it says no leakage on the packaging…Charlie will…