Healthy Pizza Recipe

Healthy Pizza Recipe “No mom! I want pizza, not porridge!” Or, “I will not eat anything except pizza.” Ever heard this before? Chances are, you have. Today, the only things a child wants to eat are usually not worth eating on a regular basis – pizzas, cakes, waffles, nachos – you name it. Everybody knows that these snacks have little to no nutritional value and will more often cause you harm than good. However, here at BabyStaples, we believe that there is always a way to turn these yummy junk foods into yummy healthy foods. The only harmful part of a pizza is the refinedRead More →

Waffles In A Healthy Way

How To Make Tasty Waffles In A Healthy Way A traditional English breakfast served best with maple or chocolate syrup and fruits, waffles make for a hearty morning meal or a midday snack. However, as delicious as waffles might be, they lack in nutritional properties as they are nearly completely made out of refined flour. White flour hardly has any nutritional value and instead clogs up your child’s digestive system, making it a no-no for any toddler’s meal. However, when replaced by whole wheat – or better yet, BabyStaples powders like Amaranth, Poha and Dates, Millet Mix, Ragi, Amaranth, Oats, Barley, Pear and Oats andRead More →


Best Home Remedies For Relieving Constipation In Kids Parents always love to see their baby happy eating and playing, but constipation is one of those conditions that sometimes becomes stressful for both the parent and the baby. There are several medicines available in the market, but using simple home remedies at the first sign of constipation can help avoid further aggravations. All these tips are tried and tested, and they work like a wonder! Ajwain Powder – Carom Seeds are full of medicinal values and are an age old remedy for curing digestive problems, including stomach bloating and constipation. Directions – Wash ajwain seeds properlyRead More →


Homemade Ghutti (Medicine) That Works Like Magic Childhood is the best part of a human’s life – children just eat, play and have fun without any worries. But at the same time, it becomes very distressing for the parents (and the kids) when the kids fall sick. Therefore, immunity plays a very crucial role and boosting this immunity is an essential element for raising healthy children. This grandma’s recipe with ayurvedic properties works wonders in treating constipation, diarrhoea, increasing immunity in kids, and for treating cold and cough. Besides all the medicinal values, the iron from jaggery, the calcium from ajwain and the dietary fiberRead More →

Paani Pops And More

Unique Indian Popsicle Ideas – Nimbu Paani Pops And More These popsicle ideas don’t necessarily include fruits, but they are healthy and turn classic Indian summer drinks into ice creams! Rooh Afza – Khus Popsicles Ingredients – Rooh Afza Syrup Khus Syrup Water – 2 cups Powdered sugar (optional) – as per taste Directions – Add 1 tbsp Rooh Afza syrup to ⅔ cup of water and mix well. Optionally, add powdered sugar to suit your tastes. Add ½ tbsp Khus syrup to ⅓ cup of water and mix well. Optionally, add powdered sugar to suit your tastes. You can pour the two juices intoRead More →

DIY Yogurt - Fruit Popsicles Perfect For The Summer

DIY Yogurt – Fruit Popsicles Perfect For The Summer Does your tot prefer creamy popsicles? Try out our yogurt – fruit ice creams to satisfy your rich cravings! How to make greek yogurt (hung curd) Tie fresh curd in a thin cloth like muslin. Hang it over a sink/bowl/strainer to drain the the liquid. Let it drain for at least 2-4 hours. Transfer it to a bowl, and enjoy your greek yogurt – eat it plain, or make delicious popsicles out of it! Fruitylicious Ingredients – Greek yogurt – 1 cup Assortment of finely chopped fruits (we used mangoes, strawberries and kiwis) – 1 cupRead More →

Fruit Juice Popsicles

Fruit Juice Popsicles Fruit juices are a must during those hot summer days, however it can often be hard to get your little ones to baby drink the juice. When the temperature is soaring, everyone wants ice cream and soft drinks! Fruit juice popsicles are the perfect way to give your child a healthy, natural boost – and they are so simple to make! Ingredients – Fruit juice – 1 cup Sugar (optional) Directions – Although any juice will be naturally sweet, you can mix in sugar to suit your child’s preferences. Transfer the juice to a popsicle mold or simply pour it into anRead More →


Why Your Child Should Be Performing These Age Appropriate Chores (Ages 8 And Up) Chores, when properly crafted and turned into fun games, can be the most important activities of your child’s day. Not only do chores help shape your child’s personality and increase his/her productivity, organizational skills and self esteem, but they also turn time that would probably be spent watching TV into something useful (while cutting out some of your workload!) In the previous post, we discussed age appropriate chores for the younger age group of 2-7 years, but as your child grows, you need to start tasking them with chores that suit his/her growingRead More →

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Why Your Child Should Be Performing These Age Appropriate Chores (Ages 2-7) Parents often shy away from tasking their children with any sort of household chores. After all, taking care of the house is the responsibility of parents, and so is pampering their kids. It is not wrong to let children do as they like, but simple, age appropriate chores can shape your child’s personality, confidence, and their outlook on the world. Studies show that children who do chores around the house become better team players and responsible adults. Doing things as simple as making their own beds helps give kids a sense of accomplishmentRead More →

5 Awesome Finger Painting Ideas And Why It's Good For Your Child

5 Awesome Finger Painting Ideas And Why It’s Good For Your Child Most children won’t begin holding a pen or a brush properly until age 3, but they learn to move their fingers much earlier. Children love creating messes with their fingers, even if they are simply dipping their fingers in a bowl of curd and wiping them off on a plate. Not only does finger (and feet) painting allow your child to use his/her imagination and creativity, but it also strengthens the hands and fingers, helping your child develop fine motor skills. This awesomely fun activity teaches your kids about mixing different colors andRead More →