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5 Easy Stage 1 Homemade Baby Food Recipes

for babies 4 -6  months old!

Congratulations! I’m guessing your reading this because your lovely little one is about to be ready for some baby food!

Well, you have come to the right spot, Today I am going to give you our very favorite easy and simple to make homemade baby purees your baby will eat right up!

The best part is… It doesn’t take long to make these! So you can definitely be sure that your baby is getting the right nutrition, no added flavors or preservatives, and even better?

Made with love ❤️

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Before we get started on the recipes though I would like to inform you on some allergies to be aware of at this stage. It is extremely important that you are wary of these ingredients when considering a new recipe…

Allergy foods to avoid before 6 months

  • peanuts
  • tree nuts
  • seeds
  • eggs
  • liver
  • fish
  • honey
  • cows milk
  • soft or unpasteurized foods
  • avoid adding salt or sugar to any recipes

Please write these down and make sure everyone who watches your baby, is informed as well. It is better to be safe than sorry. You can also download the list for FREE to keep on your fridge for future reference…



Homemade Baby Food Recipes:

Rice Cereal

Rice cereal is one of the very first homemade baby food recipes I made for my son when he was ready for baby food. It really fills them up and has the potential to get them to sleep through the night which is always a big plus! You can also get fancy with it and add some other fruits to the mix as your baby gets acquainted with the new foods he or she is eating…

Found on Little Miss Momma

Apples + Cinnamon

Apples and cinnamon are perfect for a constipated baby. Also, because it is extremely healthy for your baby. Apples contain vitamins to help your baby grow big and strong. Some of the awesome benefits for your baby include Vitamin C, Vitamin K, Vitamin E, Calcium, Magnesium, Potassium, Iron and even some Protein!

Found on Baby Foodie


Butternut Squash

Butternut squash is a great addition to babies first foods! You can roast it to a tasty perfection and then puree it as thin as you desire. Butternut squash has great benefits which include Protein, Fiber, Calcium, Iron, Potassium, Folate, and Vitamin A!

Found on Food Recipe Search


Avocado Puree

Avocado is such a great source of nutrients for your babies first foods! They offer close to 20 vitamins and minerals in every serving! Avocados include vitamins and minerals such as Vitamin K, Folate, Vitamin C, Pantothenic Acid, Potassium, Vitamin B6, and Vitamin E! Great for babies skin, may even help with skin problems. Avocado also has amazing bone health benefits which will help your babies bones grow strong!

Found on Picky Eater Blog


Banana Puree

Oh, the almighty banana!! I mean who doesn’t like these things? Bananas can also help with constipation and should always be in one of the babies first homemade foods list! Bananas have tons potassium in them. They also contain really good levels of fiber and protein. Not to mention they’re so good! You can puree these for your baby and even add some cereal to it if you’d like, or maybe some strawberry puree and make it into a banana strawberry puree, that’s sound amazing!

Found on GK Food Diary


If you liked this article on the 5 Easy Stage 1 Homemade Baby Food Recipes for 4 – 6-Month-olds or have any questions please leave a comment down below!

What else are you feeding your baby? What did your baby like from this list? Please let me know I love hearing from you guys!

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Hey there! Jennifer here, and I run this website. I am a mommy to one amazing awesome boy named Nicholas and hold 4 certificates in childcare and development. I created this website to provide useful information about pregnancy and parenting, spark inspiration and help you live a better life as a mom!

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