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The Wholesome Baby Food Guide Recipe Book Review

The only family recipe/nutrition book a young family needs for yummy homemade meals
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The Wholesome Baby Food Guide Recipe Book Review (The Wholesome Baby Food Guide)
The Wholesome Baby Food Guide
Credit: Maggie Meade
Price:  $16 List
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Manufacturer:   Maggie Meade
By Juliet Spurrier, MD ⋅ Mom-in-Chief  ⋅  Feb 17, 2013

Our Analysis

Written by Maggie Meade, The Wholesome Baby Food Guide, based on the popular website by the same name (, is a favorite among moms who want to feed their children homemade food. There are over 150 recipes, many of which are quick and easy-to-follow, plus a full heaping of information on baby's food stages and related nutrition. The tone of the book is clear, concise and friendly, devoid of any preaching or guilt, and recommended by many pediatricians.


The most commonly cited likes for this product are:

  • Lots of creative recipes for the entire family
  • Well-organized and easy-to-follow
  • Great information


User reviews frequently note these disadvantages:

  • Much of the information can be found on the website

Juliet Spurrier, MD