The Best Homemade Baby Food on the Planet
Know What Goes Into Every Bite with More Than 200 of the Most Deliciously Nutritious Homemade Baby Food Recipes-Includes More Than 60 Purees Your Baby Will Love
"I'm always looking for new inspiration and this book is focused on nutritious, quick, tasty baby food organized by month. Score. I also dig the cover and green tips."
"The recipes start from the very basic purees and move toward mixed foods, but they are all easy, nourishing and appropriate for little ones' tastes and nutritional needs."
- Appetite for Health
“Making your own delicious and nutritious baby food could not be easier as this lovely book explains. I can’t think of a better or more enjoyable way to start a baby on a lifetime of happy and healthy eating exploration than to mash and puree your way through every one of these recipes. You will want to eat these foods too!”
-Marion Nestle, Ph.D., Professor of Nutrition, Food Studies,
and Public Health at New York University, and author of What to Eat
“This well-written and highly attractive book surpasses the traditional expert advice on the nutritional content and preparation of healthy foods by invoking a developmental approach to infant nutrition. The reader will not only learn how simple it is to make their baby's meals at home, but also understand the developmental and physiological rationales for healthy food choices. This is anticipatory guidance on infant nutrition at its best!”
-Paul H. Dworkin, M.D., Professor and Chair of Pediatrics at the
University of Connecticut School of Medicine and
Physician-in-Chief of the Connecticut Children's Medical Center
“As the obesity epidemic spreads across the world and parents become more concerned than ever with what to put in their children’s mouths, The Best Homemade Baby Food on the Planet takes a lot of the guesswork and frustration out of this important parenting task. It is a must-have for parents and grandparents alike.”
-Victoria McEvoy, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and Medical Director and
Chief of Pediatrics at Massachusetts General West Medical Group
“Tina Ruggiero and Karin Knight have compiled an amazingly beautiful cookbook that shows you how easy it is to make healthy and attractive food for even the pickiest of little ones. The Best Homemade Baby Food on the Planet guides you through the first foods to finger foods and beyond with style and ease.”
-Robin Elise Weiss, L.C.C.E., C.L.C., mother of eight and author of
The Complete Illustrated Pregnancy Companion and The Better Way to Breastfeed
The Best Homemade Baby Food on the Planet has been named a 2012 finalist for the best Children, Youth, and Family Cookbook by the International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP). Learn More.
Tina Ruggiero, M.S., R.D., L.D., co-author of The Best Homemade Baby Food on the Planet, tells TheBump.com there are three basic rules to follow when choosing food for your baby. Learn More.
The Best Homemade Baby Food on the Planet is winning raves from celebrity fans like Zookeeper star Kevin James, whose wife welcomed their third child earlier this year. Learn More.