For so many busy parents, it seems like baby's arrival means the end of delicious, home-cooked meals. How can a mom or dad manage to whip up something healthy and flavorful in-between diaper changes, feedings and playtimes?
Well moms and dads, the library has loads of books that explain exactly how you can have the same gourmet meals you cooked before baby, bringing fun back into your kitchen and flavor back to your tastebuds! Check out some of the newest parent-friendly titles below at your local Santa Clara County Library branch today!
Parents Need to Eat Too (2012)
Geared towards parents of young children, this book contains not only nutritious, flavorful and easy to cook recipes, but also advice from experts on eating to support breastfeeding, meals you can eat with one hand, and more! As a special bonus, each recipe features a baby food adaptation, so your little one can enjoy a healthy meal with the same ingredients!
The Naptime Chef (2012)
From the author of the popular blog, www.TheNaptimeChef.com, comes this book of recipes designed to be whipped up while baby is sleeping! Each dish can be prepared to coincide with baby's nap schedule, making for a healthy and delicious meal for parents to enjoy.