At Huggies, baby care is our speciality, which is why we’ve put together a whole range of information, baby food recipes and tips from real mums to get you started.

baby care

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    Baby Muesli

    Is your baby or toddler tired of the same old thing for breakfast? ShellySue has come up with a great recipe to add to the breakfast menu. Your baby will love the fresh breakfast option also add yoghurt for some variation!

    Age: baby Duration: long

    baby care, breakfast cereals

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    Carrot Soup

    Great healthy soup for winter! A nice way to get the kids eating the veggies, add the cream as a smiley face to make it a fun eating experience.

    Age: toddler Duration: medium

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, start solids

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    Cheesy Lentil Puree

    We think this makes a great meal for a baby and can also be served as a side dish for your toddler. It’s packed full of goodness!

    Age: baby Duration: long

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, start solids

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    Creamy Chicken & Broccoli

    Home made baby food made simple! For those little ones 7months and older great texture while being super healthy.

    Age: baby Duration: long

    baby care, iron

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    Jack's Fave

    This is an easy and nutritious meal that you can make in minutes, lots of healthy veggies. Great for mums on the go!

    Age: toddler Duration: short

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, start solids

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    Vegetable Pots

    A great winter recipe that get the kids to eat lots of healthy vegetables! Add other assorted mashed veggies for a different variation.

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    baby care

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    Apple Custard

    A great tasting treat thats sweet but healthy for your little one. Add in sultanas blended for that something extra special!

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    baby care, picky eaters

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    Apple Semolina Mash

    A delicious sweet treat that is nutritious, your little one will be asking for more!

    Age: baby Duration: short

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, start solids

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    Apricot Chicken

    A nice addition of meat to your little ones diet, but blended with other nutritional goodies make this a dinnertime favourite.

    Age: Duration: medium

    baby care, picky eaters

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    Rusks for Babies with Allergies

    These rusks help with introducing taste to babies who has a severe milk allergy and feeding difficulties. A nice treat that helps with teething as well!

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    baby care

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    Beef Stew

    A yummy winter stew for your baby! Also for the family if you dont puree. Add in pasta bits to add more of a meal to the stew.

    Age: Duration: medium

    baby care, iron

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    Beef and vegetables

    Beef and veggies is a great, easy, nutritious meal, puree for your little one but leave as is for the grown-ups in the family!

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    baby care, iron

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    Beetroot Carrot Apple Broccoli Puree

    A delicious treat that combines lots of foods your little one will have had into one yummy meal! Also try adding in a different variation of vegetables such as potatoes or sweet potatoes.

    Age: baby Duration: short

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, start solids

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    Beetroot Chickpea Yoghurt Puree

    This makes a very pretty pink puree which is packed full of nutrients. The yoghurt and chickpea provide the perfect foil for the sweet but strongly-flavoured beetroot.

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, yoghurt

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    Chicken and Creamed Corn with Cous Cous

    A nice introduction of meats to the diet, this yummy meal will be a delight for the little ones!

    Age: baby Duration: long

    baby care, picky eaters

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    Chicken Risotto

    A great meal that can be made earlier and frozen for later use. A nice introduction to meats this dish can be, add in other veggies for more variation such as broccoli and pumpkin!

    Age: baby Duration: long

    baby care, picky eaters

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    Creme of Fruits

    This recipe for baked creme of fruits is absolutely delicious! Not only nutritionally beneficial its yummy for your little one.

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    baby care, breakfast cereals, early nutrition, picky eaters

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    Fish Carrots and Orange

    Great recipe that adds in fish to two yummy veggies. Add in other veggies like potatoes or apples for a different variation!

    Age: baby Duration: short

    baby care, essential fatty acids

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    Fish Rice Porridge

    A simple fish dish that is yummy and fresh, add in some veggies for extra flavour such as beans or baby corn!

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, essential fatty acids

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    Fish, Potato and Spinach Puree

    A nutrient packed food for growing babies. This dish is great as it adds in fish and 2 great veggies!

    Age: baby Duration: short

    baby care, early nutrition, iron, essential fatty acids

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    Homemade Jelly

    As a treat my baby Emily loves home made jelly – and its so easy to make. I know exactly what’s in it, no added sugar and very cheap to make. Still gets a bit messy though!!!

    Age: Duration: long

    baby care, picky eaters

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    Homemade Baby Food

    Nothing beats the great homemade taste! Babies will be wanting more of this great tasting homemade recipe for baby food.

    Age: baby Duration: long

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, start solids

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    Khichdi Dahl

    Khichdi this is a simple and fabulous first food for babies, smooth and creamy in texture and nutritious as well!

    Age: Duration: long

    baby care

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    Leek, Zucchini, Pea and Mint risotto

    Great mix of ingredients and a delicious taste! For the rest of the family or older children, this Risotto can be served without pureeing.

    Age: Duration: medium

    baby care

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    Peachy Chicken

    This sweet creamy dish will be delighted by your little one, with a great way to introduce a bit of chicken into the diet.

    Age: baby Duration: short

    baby care

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    Prune Apple Yoghurt

    This recipe is fantastic for relieving constipation. Using the prune mix is so much better than prune juice, which doesn’t contain the fibre of the prune pulp.

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    constipation, baby care, yoghurt

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    Carrot and Pumpkin Risotto

    Two great veggies in one delicious dish! The cheese will melt into the hot veggies and add a nice touch of flavor to the meal.

    Age: baby Duration: long

    baby care

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    Pumpkin and Peach Mash

    A great mix of fruit and veg that is loved by all babies. This sweet yet savoury dish will be favoured and your little one will be asking for more!

    Age: Duration: medium

    baby care

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    Sweet Fruity Tofu

    A great vegan dish that is packed full of nutrients! Babies will love the sweet texture, try adding in different fruit such as prunes and apples or mangoes and pineapple!

    Age: baby Duration: short

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, start solids

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    Vegetable Vegemite Stew

    A simple recipe of potato, carrots and silverbeet and Marmite or Vegemite. For variation try adding in different veggies such as beans, beetroot and sweet potatoes!

    Age: Duration: medium

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, start solids

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    Super Fruity Jelly

    The kids can help make these, create their own fruit mixes, which will encourage them to eat them up at the end!

    Age: Duration: short

    baby care, picky eaters

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    Papaya banana and pear puree

    Entice fussy eaters with this colourful combination. A spoonful of vanilla yoghurt will help the medicine go down! For infants who start solids prior to 6 months old, cooking fruits is really a good idea. Cooking fruits breaks them down and makes them easier for bub to digest.

    Age: baby Duration: short

    baby care, early nutrition, getting started, picky eaters

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    Egg and milk free chocolate cake

    This cake is great for those kids with dairy and egg allergies.

    Age: parent Duration: medium

    baby care, lactose free, milk free, egg free

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    Vegie lasagne with silverbeet

    Ever wondered how you could possibly get the kids to eat silverbeet? This recipe is great way to take this underrated vegie (it’s high in vitamins A, K and C) turn it into a lip smacking meal for the family.

    Age: parent Duration: long

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    Beef, tomato and sweet potato stew

    This hearty stew includes loads of veggies and is rich in fibre, protein and other good things for bub.

    Age: baby Duration: short

    nutrition, baby care, iron, protein

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    Fruity beef stew

    A hearty beef stew with a fruity twist.

    Age: baby Duration: long

    nutrition, baby care, protein

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    Lamb meatballs with mint jelly sauce

    A protein-rich meal the kids are guaranteed to love. To adapt for baby, simply blend 2 meatballs with boiled water.

    Age: baby Duration: medium

    nutrition, baby care, protein

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    Beef steak with mango salsa

    Add a twist to your steak with this zesty mango salsa!

    Age: parent Duration: short

    breastfeeding, parenting, iron, protein

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    Sausage casserole

    Warm up the whole family on cold nights with this hearty sausage casserole. This recipe is gluten free providing you use CORN cornflour and not cornflour made from wheat.

    Age: Duration: medium

    family, healthy eating, protein, winter