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Baby's First Thanksgiving

October 5th, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
Easy recipes for baby to join in the holiday meal.

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Baby's First Thanksgiving

Don’t feel your baby has to celebrate Thanksgiving with a jar a pureed sweet potatoes. Any baby who has started solids can share in this family holiday meal

Babies need to go light on added salt and butter so set aside a few items for your child before you add the extras. Any cooked fruit or vegetable can be purred in a blender with a small amount of water. Puree turkey with a touch of chicken stock for added flavor.

If your baby has a few teeth, and is comfortable chewing, you can serve softer foods such as cooked sweet potatoes and carrots mashed or cut into tiny pieces.

Thanksgiving Inspired Baby Food Recipes

If you’d like to prepare a few Thanksgiving holiday baby meals ahead of time we’ve included a few recipes for you.