baby food

Recall Alert: SpaghettiOs Original

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Uh-oh SpaghettiOs! Campbell Soup Company is recalling 335,000 cans in the United States due to a potential choking hazard. "The affected 14.2 ounce SpaghettiOs Original product has a date of February 22, 2017 which is stamped on the base of the can, and a UPC code of 51000 22432 printed under the bar code," Campbells'... Read more

Recall Alert! GoGo squeeZ Applesauce

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Popular applesauce pouch company GoGo squeeZ is recalling products -- of any flavor -- with "Best Before Dates" between 6/30/16 and 7/26/16, posing the question: What the heck is your toddler going to eat now? The company says a production issue could cause the applesauce pouches to harbor fruit mold. While this mold poses no health risks,... Read more

Amazon-Branded Baby Food On the Way

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Prime members, rejoice: get ready for Amazon-branded baby food, milk and cereal. Like many stores, the online retailer is expanding its private-label brand, Elements. The line of everyday essentials is available exclusively to Prime members, who pay $99 a year for perks like free two-day shipping. While Elements began with diapers and baby... Read more

Are You the Mom Who Eats Your Kids' Table Scraps?

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Embarrassed by all the times you've scraped mac and cheese remnants off your kids' dirty dishes and considered it dinner? Don't be! That's the major takeaway from an interview between Dan Pashman of WNYC's The Sporkful and NPR's Rachel Martin. Why do you do this? When did your standards allow this to happen? Pashman authoritatively explains. "Well, there's... Read more

Recall Alert! Beech-Nut Baby Food

Beech-Nut Nutrition is recalling almost 1,920 pounds of baby food -- somewhere around 7,600 jars -- after glass was discovered in one jar. While the recall, announced on the USDA website, is voluntary, one consumer did report oral injury as a result of glass in the baby food. Only one flavor is affected: Stage... Read more

Yikes! What the Paleo Diet Could Mean for Baby

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Some scary health concerns are putting the publication of a new cookbook for new moms, babies and toddlers on hold. Specifically, health officials are worried paleo recipes might actually kill babies. Bubba Yum Yum: The Paleo Way is the latest cookbook from Australian celebrity chef Pete Evans. It's a collaboration with mom blogger Charlotte Carr and naturopath Helen Padarin. Recipes... Read more

Recall Alert! Hamilton Beach Baby Food Maker

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Hamilton Beach has recalled about 3,900 of their bébé brand baby food makers, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The recall comes after four reports of the stainless steel pin in the food bowl lid becoming loose, three in which the pin fell into the food. While this certainly presents a choking hazard, no... Read more

A New Way to Start Baby on Solids (No Baby Food Required!)

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Watching a six-month-old cram bits of chicken into his mouth or an eight-month old gnaw on some broccoli can be kind of, well, alarming. It's all part of a feeding technique called Baby Led Weaning -- a phenomenon cool enough to have it's own abbreviation (BLW) -- and we're hearing about parents doing this more... Read more

Inspiring Dadpreneur: Neil Grimmer, CEO and Co-Founder of Plum Organics

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We've been hitting up moms who are entrepreneurs and businesswomen and finding out what it's like for them to start and run a company. Now that we're gearing up for Father's Day, we thought why not get the behind-the-scenes scoop from a dad who's similarly juggling career and family? And what better person to... Read more

Inspiring Mompreneur: Shazi Visram, Founder and CEO of Happy Family

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We’re getting up close and personal with mothers who are savvy innovators and businesswomen and finding out their secrets to success. This time, we got the scoop from Shazi Visram, Founder and CEO of Happy Family. The Bump: Shazi, why did you start Happy Family? Shazi Visram: I saw an opportunity to change what children are eating.... Read more