The Power of Self-Feeding Skills
    January 30, 2014
    The Power of Self-Feeding Skills: It’s more than just a mess!

    I’m embarrassed to admit it, but even just the mention of “self-feeding” makes me shudder. Given my background in child development and expertise in infant and toddler feeding, it’s scandalous…

    All About Yogurt
    January 29, 2014
    All About Yogurt: An unexpectedly wonderful first food for baby

    In my client practice, where I work with parents to help them fit healthy cooking and family eating into their busy lives, I get tons of questions about which foods are the best to start solids. Hands…

    Embrace the Puree
    January 28, 2014
    Embrace the Puree!

    In the scheme of things, making homemade baby food is simple business (and totally worth it!). Roast or steam, puree and freeze. No big deal, right? Well, as any busy parent knows, even the simplest t…

    Safely Introducing High-Allergen Foods
    January 27, 2014
    Safely Introducing High-Allergen Foods: Deciding what’s right for your baby

    You can’t go very long these days without seeing something about food allergies in the news. While increased awareness is a good thing, it’s hard to tell the good information from the bad. The con…

    Starting Solids 101
    January 25, 2014
    Starting Solids 101: A joyful start to your baby’s eating adventure

    Starting solids is one of the most fun—and most intimidating—milestones of baby's first year. With so much conflicting information about food safety and nutrition, constantly changing guidelines, …

    Apple Chutney
    December 21, 2011
    Apple Chutney Cubes Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] There is a tremendous variety in the flavor of Indian cuisine, which targets all the areas of the taste buds. This can be an exciting experience for your baby. (more…)…

    Coconut Curry Sauce Recipe
    December 21, 2011
    Coconut Curry Sauce Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] It's simple to add  Indian-inspired sauces to your baby's food by freezing this sauce in single-serving cubes and adding them to your baby's pureed or mashed foods. Yellow Curry…

    Starting Solids: An Exciting Reason to Be Thankful
    November 21, 2011
    Starting Solids: An Exciting Reason to Be Thankful

    Last Thanksgiving I announced a bold campaign, spearheaded by an amazing band of volunteers, to upgrade babies’ first foods to real foods – and babies’ first grains to whole grains – and to do…

    Sweet Tarragon Carrots Recipe
    February 11, 2011
    Sweet Tarragon Carrots Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Carrots are super sweet when pureed. Adding tarragon, an herb typically used in (more…)…

    Tandoori Paneer Recipe
    February 11, 2011
    Tandoori Paneer Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Ready to try your hand at Indian cooking? Our version of Tandoori Paneer is mild enough for your baby, and she’ll love the (more…)…

    Pure Apple Puree Recipe
    August 19, 2010
    Pure Apple Puree Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] There is nothing like fresh apples. With their beautiful white color and (more…)…

    Ground Rice, Barley, Quinoa, or Millet Cereal for Baby Recipe
    August 9, 2010
    Ground Rice, Barley, Quinoa, or Millet Cereal for Baby Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] A baby cereal with rich whole grains. A great replacement for white rice baby cereals, and easy to make! See why Dr. Greene recommends (more…)…

    Apples and Spice
    July 20, 2010
    Apples and Spice and Everything Nice Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Layers of goodness make this tasty baby food something the whole family will enjoy.…

    Brown Rice Cereal for Baby Recipe
    July 20, 2010
    Brown Rice Cereal for Baby Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] See why white rice cereal should NOT be your baby's first meal. Pair this with purees like Yummy Yams and Apricots with Seseame. If you reguarly depend (more…)…

    Comfort Curry Babyfood Recipe
    July 20, 2010
    Comfort Curry Babyfood Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] A great way to introduce spices to your little one!…

    Green Beans, Broccoli, Kale, and Banana Blend Baby Food Recipe
    June 7, 2010
    Green Beans, Broccoli, Kale, and Banana Blend Baby Food Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] This is a super-power-packed dish! Kale is full of vitamins K, A, and C. Combine this with broccoli, green beans, and the (more…)…

    Go Gourmet Baby!
    April 8, 2009
    Go Gourmet Baby!

    Studies are revealing that children who are fed diets of bland, tasteless food are more likely to have issues with weight. Unlike the jarred foods, homemade baby food is full of delicious fresh, whole…

    Eggs, Fish, Milk, Nuts, and Peanuts for Babies?!
    January 8, 2008
    Eggs, Fish, Milk, Nuts, and Peanuts for Babies?!

    Get ready for some surprising recommendations. Eczema, asthma, and food allergies are all on the rise in children, each having more than doubled in the last several decades. This rapid increase has le…

    Dr Greenes Organic Rx Item 4 - Baby Food
    March 8, 2007
    Dr. Greene’s Organic Rx — Item #4

    #4 Organic Baby Foods Picture a treasured, pristine newborn, just beginning the voyage of life. Imagine a baby who hasn't yet picked up the habits or tastes you wish you never had. Let it sink in - th…

    Infant Botulism
    October 29, 2002
    Infant Botulism: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

    Related concepts: Botulism Introduction to infant botulism: Sometimes constipation and slow feeding are the only symptoms of infant botulism, a disease that is sometimes caused by honey. What is infan…