Recipes

Here you will find our parent-tested, doc-approved recipes for the whole family.

Yummy Food For the Whole Family

Perfect for everyone from pregnancy thru childhood.

Bean Baleadas

A tradition from Dr. Maria’s homeland Honduras.

Banana Pancakes

Especially good for pregnant mamas and picky eaters. 

Best Hummus Ever

Dr. Maria’s hubby shares his family recipe. 

Granola

Make a batch and mix it with yogurt or fruit.

Fun with Food

Give yourself a double win: an activity and delicious food.

Fruit Snake

This one has lots of chopping potential. 

Ice Cream in a Bag

Get the wiggles out with this one.

Pizza Face

Have fun with veggies while you make dinner!

Fruit Stamps

Perfect as a snack or in an adult beverage.

Recipes to Make With Toddlers

Toddlers learn new skills and everyone gets a tasty treat.

Apple Crisp

Melissa’s dad shares his recipe. 

Smashed Avocado

A crowd-pleaser adjusted for a toddler palate. 

Carrot Cookies

C is for cookies carrots! Yum, yum, yum!

Tacos for Dragons

Read the book Tacos Love Dragons and eat tacos!!

Easy + Yummy

These recipes get right to it. Get ready for easy and yummy food. 

Picture of Apple Nachos ready to eat

Apple Nachos

So (green?) delicious. 

Dirt Dessert

An old-school fave.

Smashed Cucumber

A perfect side. 

Polenta Fries

Expand your repertoire.