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Popeye’s Powerful Pesto: Packed with Iron, Vitamins, and Nutrients

One of my weekend rituals is to make this nutrient-packed pesto so I can have it in my fridge, ready when I need it throughout the week. The idea came to me after Maddie’s six month well visit. The nurse suggested adding iron-fortified rice cereal to her diet because (she said) breastfed babies do not… Continue reading Popeye’s Powerful Pesto: Packed with Iron, Vitamins, and Nutrients

Baby Led Weaning · Dinner · Meat · Nourished · Recipes

Turkey and Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie: a perfect BLW meal

When you’re down, or not feeling well, nothing makes you better than a big bowl of comfort food. Maddie had to have blood drawn for an allergy test. We suspect she has a peanut allergy after a little episode we had a few months ago. We were eating banana pancakes one Sunday morning, I slathered… Continue reading Turkey and Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie: a perfect BLW meal

Baby Led Weaning · Clean Eating · Dairy Free · Dinner · Entertaining · Meat · Nourished · Recipes

Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb

There’s nothing like a delicious roasted rack of lamb dinner to celebrate a special occasion! And, yesterday was special. Stan and I celebrated 13 years of being together. Now that we’re married, we don’t really celebrate our dating anniversary anymore, but on May 27, I always smile knowing it’s a special day. As all relationships do,… Continue reading Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb