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FreshBaby: Make Your Own Baby Food

Sweet Potato Purée

Preheat oven to 425 F. Loosely wrap 1 medium sweet potato or yam (about 10 oz) in foil and place on a baking sheet. Bake until very tender, 45-50 mins. Let cool, then halve. Scoop out flesh using a spoon; discard skin. Add flesh and ½ cup breast milk or formula to a blender or food processor and blend to a smooth purée. Mix in a pinch of ground ginger, turmeric, or cinnamon if desired.
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  • Organic Japanese Sweet Potato
    Rating 2.5 out of 5
    approx. 3lb
    $6.99/ea
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    Organic Garnet Yams
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    approx. 3lb
  • Sweet Potato Chunks
    Rating 3 out of 5
    approx. 24oz
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  • Diced Sweet Potato
    Rating 3 out of 5
    approx. 20oz
    $4.99/ea
  • Turmeric Root
    Rating 4 out of 5
    approx. 2oz
    $2.49/ea
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    Cinnamon
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    Ground Cinnamon
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Sweet Greens

Place in a blender or food processor 1 c baby spinach, ½ c peas, 1 peeled banana, 2 cored and chopped pears, and ½ c water. Blend to a smooth purée.

Rosemary White Beans

Heat 1 tbsp olive oil in a small pan over medium heat. Add 1 clove sliced garlic and 2 tsp rosemary leaves and cook until fragrant, about 45 secs. Stir in 1 can drained and rinsed white beans and let warm through. Transfer contents of pan to a blender or food processor and add a splash of water or olive oil. Blend to a smooth purée.

Quick Mash-Ups

No cooking required: you can mash these foods with a fork!
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