Peas & Carrots Too Wednesday, January 15, 2014. When feeding carrots to baby, stick to cooked carrots because raw carrots have a higher chance of triggering allergies. Baby Food Recipe: Pasta with Carrots and Peas Ingredients: ½ cup Pasta (cut spaghetti or orzo) 2 tbsp. Bring water to a boil. Peas, Love & Carrots Cookbook Delicious recipes and beautiful art and photos worthy of space in your kitchen and on your coffee table! Though carrots are of different varieties, for example, orange carrots, purple carrots, yellow carrots, white carrots and red carrots. I introduced my daughter to carrots after she completed 8 months, just to be on a safer side. I did a little research and found that the cost of one 3.5 ounce jar of baby food is anywhere from $.53-1.50 depending on the brand and contents. Cover and simmer for 10-12 minutes or until the vegetables are tender. Directions. An extension of the @peaslovencarrots community Danielle has built, where tens of thousands of people tune in daily for recipes and cooking tutorials, lifestyle tips, and all things family related! The recipes in this article: Recipe 1 – Carrot nuggets Recipe 2 – Carrots, Peas, and Rice Recipe 3 – Carrots, Apple, and Lima beans Recipe 4 – Carrot and Cauliflower Recipe 5 – Carrot and Salmon Extra Virgin Olive Oil . Peas are not usually sold by variety, although many varieties DO exist. In this article, we talk about introducing carrots to your baby’s diet and give you 5 tasty baby food recipes you can easily make at home! I have used just orange carrots for baby food. Once the little one is 12 months old you can give them sliced raw carrots as finger food. Place a steamer insert into a saucepan and fill with water to just below the bottom of the steamer. In a skillet, saute carrots in butter for 5 minutes. Let them boil for good 5 to 7 minutes. Peas, fresh or frozen; 1 medium size Carrot, cut into small size pieces; 1 – 2 tbsp. Directions: Add 2 ½ cups of water in a pot. Baby Food Adventure. As carrots are a treasure trove of nutrients, they benefit the baby in many ways. Add the Olive Oil. Add Here are some ideas of foods and spices that pair well with carrots. Chop the carrots finely to minimize choking risk . Once your baby is ready for stage 2 foods that are combinations, you can blend different fruits and veggies into the carrot puree. Frozen peas are often the most readily available (read more about making baby food with frozen fruits and veggies here) and are both easy to use and very nutritious.. Canned peas are also widely available, although they tend to be unsuitable for use in your baby food recipes as they usually contain salt or sugar. Baby Food Combinations with Carrots. Add the Peas and cut Carrots. Stir in the remaining ingredients.