Whether you’re a seasoned chef or a kitchen novice, preparing homemade baby food can be unfamiliar territory. Proving that it can be nutritious and delicious without spending all day in the kitchen are some savvy chefs, editors and nutritionists, many of whom are fellow moms and dads. Here, find their baby food cookbooks that can guide you in the daily journey of feeding the tiniest and often most selective member of your family.

Best for the Whole Family

When you need food fast that's not fast food, Catherine McCord has mastered finding one meal that the whole family can enjoy. A companion to the Weelicious website, which is a bevy of delicious and surprisingly easy recipes, the unique, healthy dishes found in Weelicious: One Family. One Meal. will quickly become any picky eater’s go-to favorites.

Why You Should Buy It: A pure extension of the amazing Weelicious blog, the book features unique recipes you won’t find online. Complete with pantry stocking tips, grocery guides, and cooking tips, this cookbook is a must-have in your food library.

Ages: 6 months+

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What’s your go to cookbook for feeding your baby and toddler? Share with us in the comments!

Lauren Hill