Our baby wants to eat dinner at 5 pm and definitely no later than 5:30 pm. With baby led weaning, you’re supposed to feed the baby/kid the same food as you instead of a separate meal. Which means, I need to start dinner before 5 pm and I work, so that’s hard. Thankfully, my in-laws… Continue reading Favorite Fall & Winter Recipes
We actually celebrated Thanksgiving twice this year – once with each family! My in-laws hosted the weekend before Thanksgiving, which was a good test run on how L would eat. I whipped up a batch of sweet potatoes with cinnamon and almond milk for him and sautéed some green beans with garlic and mushrooms and… Continue reading Baby’s First Thanksgiving
Late this summer, we decided to alter our diet to be pescatarian. This was a bit tough because my love for buffalo wings is strong and Landon loves to eat all the duck/rabbit/lamb/<insert other precious baby animals here>. Also, I grew up on a beef farm so red meat has always been a big part… Continue reading Our adventures as pescatarians
It’s hard to believe that L is already eating solid foods, but here we are! Before he arrived, I was set on making my own purees but in our prepared childbirth class, they recommended baby led weaning (BLW). I started reading about it after he was born and quickly knew that’s the path I wanted… Continue reading Baby Led Mess Making
We’ve still been trying to eat at one new place each week to figure out where our new go-to spots will be before baby boy arrives – I’m not going to lie though, it’s tough when LW is on the road all week and our weekends are so busy. Often times we end up at… Continue reading Chowing Down in Chapel Hill
Discovering new favorite spots for dinner and date nights!