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Baby food recipes - 71 recipes

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Homemade baby food is the latest food trend. Although mothers have been making their own baby food for years, today’s moms have less time to prepare purees from scratch. Despite the lack of time, more and more babies are getting fed freshly made meals, and with the myriad of kitchen appliances that are available making your own baby food is almost as quick as opening a jar. When you make your baby’s food from scratch, you can feed him seasonal, fresh, even organic fruits and vegetables, and you’re sure that there are no added preservatives. You can also experiment with different seasonings in order to slowly but surely create a future foodie! Check out our creative baby food recipes that will have you eating out of your little one’s plate!

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Ingredients

  • 2 large water or soda bottles (empty)
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 sticks butter
  • 6 eggs
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 4 tbsp cocoa powder

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Ready 2 large plastic bottles, cleaned and dried.
  3. Add 1 cup of flour to each bottle.
  4. Add 1/2 cup of sugar to each.
  5. Melt butter, then add equal halves to each bottle.
  6. Add 6 eggs, 3 in each.
  7. Add 1/2 tbsp of baking powder to each.
  8. Add 1/2 cup of heavy cream to each.
  9. Shake the bottles thoroughly until the contents are well mixed.
  10. In one of the bottles only, add the cocoa powder.
  11. Beginning with the cocoa powder mixture, add a dolop of batter to the center of a circular
  12. baking tin. Do the same with the other mixture, placing the dolop directly in the center of the previous one.
  13. Continue with alternating additions of each mixture until all batter is used and the tin is full.
  14. Place in the oven and bake for 30 minutes.
  15. Serve and enjoy!

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