SOLE LEEK AND SWEET POTATO MASH

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3627 (Makes 4 servings – Suitable from 6 months)   Ingredients: A knob of butter 50g leek, diced 150g sweet potato, diced into 1cm cubes 100ml milk 1 tomato, skinned and roughly chopped 100g sole fillets, cut into chunks 50g Cheddar cheese, grated   Method: Melt the butter in a saucepan,[…]

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PORRIDGE WITH PEAR AND APRICOTS

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3622 (Makes 4 serving – suitable from 6 months)   Ingredients: 1 ripe pear, peeled, cored and chopped 4 ready-to-eat dried apricots, chopped 1 apple, peeled, cored and chopped 4 tbsp water 150ml milk 15g porridge oats (approximately 3 tbsp)   Method: Put the fruit in a saucepan with the[…]

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SWEET POTATO PEAR AND BROCCOLI PUREE

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3615 (Makes 4 servings – Suitable from 6 months) Ingredients: 15g butter 150g leek, chopped 250g sweet potato, diced 150g butternut squash, diced 200g pear, peeled and diced 500ml water 80g broccoli, chopped 100ml milk 50g Parmesan cheese, grated   Method: Melt the butter in a saucepan. Add the leek, sweet potato,[…]

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CHICKEN WITH COUSCOUS

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3271 (Makes 4 portions – Suitable from 9 months)   Ingredients:  15g butter 25g chopped onion 25g frozen peas 175ml chicken stock 65g quick-cooking couscous 50g diced cooked chicken   Method: Start by melting the butter in a saucepan and sauté the chopped onion until softened but not coloured. Stir[…]

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SWEET POTATO, SALMON AND TOMATO MASH

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3267 (Makes 4 portions – Suitable from 6 months as a puree, or from 7/8 months as a mash)   Ingredients: 350g sweet potato, peeled and chopped 100g salmon fillet 4 tbs milk 25g parmesan cheese, grated 2 tomatoes, skinned and chopped 1 tbs basil, chopped   Method: Cook the[…]

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CHICKEN, CHEESE AND TOMATO TOAST FINGERS

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3243 (Makes 8 fingers – Suitable for babies from 12 months)   Ingredients: 2 slices of wholemeal bread a knob of tub margarine 50g cooked chicken, chopped 20g mozzarella cheese, grated 1 tbs snipped fresh chives 1 tbs mayonnaise 1 tomato, deseeded and diced   Method: Preheat the oven grill. Toast the[…]

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STRAWBERRY AND BANANA PUREE

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3240 (Makes 2 portions – suitable for babies from 6 months)   Ingredients:   150g strawberries, hulled and halved 2 small bananas, peeled and sliced 2 tbs apple juice   Method: Measure all of the ingredients into a jug. Blend until smooth using a hand blender. *Baby London Magazine Sep[…]

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BABY NEEDS CHECKLIST FOR THE FIRST YEAR

It’s surprising how  little we can actually get along with during baby’s first year, especially when you breastfeed, but here is a comprehensive checklist anyway. It is handy to have a guide on what else to get before baby is born, or what to get a friend for a stork[…]

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