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BLW – 5 lunch ideas at home

BLW friendly recipes for lunch at home! BLW (baby led weaning) is great for little ones to learn how to grip food and to feed themselves. I’ve used BLW for the vast majority of Stanley’s weaning journey and now, at 15 months old, he’s a fab eater and loves feeding himself. I can’t remember the last time I even had …

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Iced-coffee: how to make your own at home!

Iced-coffee keeping me awake through summer… Well the weather recently has been amazing! I’m loving it (minus the horrendous hay fever!) I LOVE my coffee, in fact as a mum it’s often the only way I make it through my day! But when it’s this hot, I tend to sway more towards cold drinks. I love an iced-coffee as a …

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Homemade meatballs

Homemade meatballs and sauce Another easy recipe that’s perfect for baby led weaning, and one that went down well with Stanley too (although he’s got his mama’s appetite so he’ll eat pretty much anything!!) I just cut the meatballs in half for Stanley, but they’re easy to cut into smaller pieces too if you want to try this with smaller …

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Tomato and garlic pulled chicken…

Another great recipe that Stanley loved! And even better, it’s another simple one!! You’ll need: 50g diced onions 50g sweetcorn 1 tin chopped tomatoes 2 tsp mixed herbs 1 small chicken breast How to make it: Steam the chicken until thoroughly cooked throughout. In a saucepan, fry off the onions in a little oil. Add the tomatoes, sweetcorn and mixed …

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Easter Rocky Road…

Easter is just around the corner and I don’t know about you but it’s yet another fab excuse to stuff my face with chocolate, ha! I made some Easter treats and thought I’d pop the recipe on here for anyone interested – I say recipe but it is basically just chucking stuff in a bowl together which I love! It …

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How to make baby friendly chicken curry…

I like to feed Stanley pretty much the same foods I eat (even if it’s not on the same day as I often batch make his portions and freeze a load so I can just defrost him a different meal as he eats earlier than I do). Curry is a pretty simple meal and I can add extra chilli flakes …

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