Posts tagged vegetables
My 'not so hidden veggie sauce' (and why that's important).

I wanted to create a pasta sauce full of veggies.  My kids love pasta, so I thought, as I am sure many of you have, what a great way to make a sauce to get more veggies in their little tummies!  When I started looking for recipes on Pinterest, most of the recipes I came across were called something along the lines of "hidden veggie pasta sauce" or "trick your child into eating vegetables".  This was exactly the opposite of what I wanted.

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Chicken and Vegetable Instant Pot Meatballs

This recipe was inspired by my 3-year old daughter's wonderful preschool teacher.  She is so sweet, and often brings extra of whatever she has in her lunch to share.  She told me she shared some meatballs and broccoli with my daughter, who loved it, so I decided to recreate meatballs similar to her description, loaded with veggies, that my 7 month infant could eat too. 

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