THE BABY COOK

Spinach Purée Recipe

Spinach Purée Recipe

Spinach puree is a great choice for one of the first foods for your little one - it is high in iron, zinc, folate, fibre and vitamins A & K. Try combining it with sweet potato puree for a creamier texture.
Broccoli Puree Recipe

Broccoli Puree Recipe

In this recipe, broccoli stems are combined with the florets for a simple and nutritious puree. Broccoli is best introduced at around 8 months old as it can cause gas for young digestive systems. 
Cheesy Cauliflower Balls

Cheesy Cauliflower Balls

These Cheesy Cauliflower Balls are a delicious meat-free finger food for your little one, as well as being a great party food for adults and children alike!
Veggie Heads

Veggie Heads

With many toddlers getting fussier as they grow, it can often help to make their food look and sound more interesting in quick and easy ways! This vegetarian, and allergy friendly recipe is quick and easy and includes a puree for babies too.
Simple Veggie Puree

Simple Veggie Puree

In this recipe, cauliflower and broccoli stems are combined with peas and carrots for a quick, simple and nutritious puree. 
Corn Fritters

Corn Fritters

These corn fritters not only taste delicious but are also packed with chickpeas, which are high in protein and make an excellent replacement for meat in vegetarian diets.
Trout, Sweet Potato and Broccoli

Trout, Sweet Potato and Broccoli

Fish are a healthy and lean source of protein and essential for early brain development. Serve this recipe as a puree, and then as they grow older, serve this in a more chunky style as a healthy pasta sauce or with rice.
Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

As the weather begins to cool, soups often become a go-to for a quick, warming meal. This pumpkin soup can be enjoyed by the whole family - from the baby to the adults!
Cheesy Cauliflower

Cheesy Cauliflower

This one makes a delicious side dish for the whole family. For toddlers or those doing Baby Led Weaning, this recipe will be perfect for your little ones as is, or simply pop it in the mixing jug and puree for babies too.
Chicken Fingers

Chicken Fingers

The perfect Baby Led Weaning (BLW) meal, or great for toddlers, these yummy Chicken Fingers are made with hidden veggies and plenty of protein and carbohydrates to help keep your little one feeling full for longer.
Homemade Potato Gnocchi

Homemade Potato Gnocchi

Whether you have grown up with your Nonna hand making you gnocchi or not, we can all agree the homemade is definitely best when it comes to those delicious potato dumplings. 
Carrot, pear and nectarine puree

Carrot, pear and nectarine puree

If you are having trouble getting your little one to eat veggie purees as they prefer a sweeter flavour, then mixing fruit and veggies together often helps! As you introduce more veggies and fruit into your baby's diet, you can try different combinations too.