Saturday, November 30, 2013

Easy Homemade Baby Puree

As a mom of a 5 month old baby, I always want to make sure that what I feed him is healthy and no preservatives. So, I decided to make my own baby puree. Home made baby food is nutritious and economical,  and I know what's in it.  Here's how to make a fresh and easy homemade  food that your growing baby will enjoy. You can make it for your friend's baby as a gift too.

                                                                                              What you need:

3 cups Butternut Squash
2 cups Sweet Potato
2 cups Zucchini 
1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice


  • Wash the vegetables, peel(except zucchini,just cut both ends off) and slice in cubes.
  • Place sliced vegetables on a baking tray, roast it to 425 F for 45 to 55 minutes(depending on how thick you sliced them).
  • Put the roasted vegetables on your baby food blender, add the pumpkin pie spice, add a little bit of hot water to loosen the thickness. Blend until creamy.
  • Place them on an ice tray or any baby food freezer tray and freeze.
  • After freezing, put them in a zip lock bag, label it with the names of vegetables and date of when it was made. Store it in the freezer, It should be good for 3 months.

waiting to be roasted


ready for blending

creamy and sweet puree

ready for freezing



  1. Awesome and that's honestly the best way to go! I didn't even have a blender back when I had my son :( but I make homemade chicken nuggets and never feed them to my son unless I make them. :) I make a lot of things homemade these days. It's so good! lol

  2. i used to freeze some homemade baby food too in my second child's time.. the first born's time i was kind of lazy always buy food from the grocery store, lol

  3. very cheap, and good food for babies, this way they won't get tired of eating veggies.

  4. What a great recipe! I wish I had done this with my kids when they were babies. I have learned alot now that I didn't know then.

  5. You are awesome sis, I never attempted to make baby food with my kids.

  6. I love, love, love to see this! People seem to be so intimidated by making their own baby food, when in fact it's the easiest thing in the world.


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