Baby & Toddler Meals For Dummies

Overview

An easy-to-follow guide to preparing homemade baby food Parents and caregivers can drastically reduce the sugar, salt, artificial additives, and preservatives in a baby's or toddler's diet by preparing homemade food. This guide shows how easy it is to create fresh, delicious, wholesome food, from purees for infants to meals for finicky three-year-olds. Readers get expert tips on pureeing, straining, and mashing; eating on trips or in restaurants; and detecting food allergies. Dawn Simmons (Saint Jo, TX) is a ...

See more details below
Paperback
$15.34
BN.com price
(Save 23%)$19.99 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (52) from $1.99   
  • New (8) from $2.95   
  • Used (44) from $1.99   

Overview

An easy-to-follow guide to preparing homemade baby food Parents and caregivers can drastically reduce the sugar, salt, artificial additives, and preservatives in a baby's or toddler's diet by preparing homemade food. This guide shows how easy it is to create fresh, delicious, wholesome food, from purees for infants to meals for finicky three-year-olds. Readers get expert tips on pureeing, straining, and mashing; eating on trips or in restaurants; and detecting food allergies. Dawn Simmons (Saint Jo, TX) is a caterer, an online cooking instructor, and the coauthor of Cooking For Crowds For Dummies (0-7645-8469-3). Husband Curt Simmons is a veteran For Dummies author. Sally Warren, RD (Henderson, TX), is a consultant dietitian

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471773849
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/28/2006
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 392
  • Sales rank: 828,658
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.82 (d)

Meet the Author

Dawn Simmons is a cooking instructor and caterer. The co-author of Cooking For Crowds For Dummies (Wiley), Dawn enjoys cooking for her children, family, and friends, and she’s always on the lookout for a new recipe! You can contact Dawn at dawnfsimmons@hotmail.com.

Curt Simmons is a technology trainer and author of more than 50 general computing and networking books. Curt is the co-author of Cooking For Crowds For Dummies (Wiley), and he enjoys gardening and eating Dawn’s cooking. You can contact Curt at curt_simmons@hotmail.com.

Sallie Warren, MS has been a Registered and Licensed Dietician for the past 20 years and is currently a consultant dietician for hospitals, assisted living centers, and long-term-care facilities. Sallie’s work enables her to work with all ages of people concerning their nutritional needs, including new mothers, babies, and children.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Lovin’ Spoonfuls: Feeding Your Baby and Toddler.

Chapter 1: Little Meals for Little Folks, from Applesauce to Zucchini.

Chapter 2: Raising a Well-Fed Child.

Chapter 3: Tools and Tricks of the Trade: Kitchen Basics.

Part II: From Womb to Highchair: The First 12 Months.

Chapter 4: Welcome to the World, Baby! The First Four Months.

Chapter 5: Enter Solid Foods: 4 to 6 Months.

Chapter 6: Foods for Your Crawler: 6 to 12 Months.

Part III: Big Changes Ahead: Feeding Your Toddler.

Chapter 7: First Steps and First Scheduled Meals: 12 to 18 Months.

Chapter 8: Good Eats for Your Active 18-Month- to 2-Year-Old.

Chapter 9: Tasty Meals for 2-Year-Olds.

Part IV: Welcoming Your Child to the Big People’s Table.

Chapter 10: Enticing Your 3- to 5-Year-Old.

Chapter 11: Cooking with Your Little One.

Chapter 12: Appealing Meals to Suit the Entire Family.

Part V: Fast Fixes for Mealtime Hurdles.

Chapter 13: Dealing with Food-Related Challenges.

Chapter 14: Tempting Dishes for a Picky Eater.

Chapter 15: Eating Away from Home.

Part VI: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 16: Ten Timesavers and Tips for Busy Parents.

Chapter 17: Ten Tips to Get Your Child to Try New Foods.

Part VII: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Metric Conversion Guide.

Appendix B: Food Logs.

Appendix C: Sample Menus.

Index.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)