If you are a busy parent who still wants to offer the best food to your baby, then Lisa Barrangou’sThe Amazing Make-Ahead Baby Food Book($23.00, 182 pp) was made just for you. Divided into five chapters, the book covers all the steps to learn the best “make-ahead” strategies and combinations to offer your baby the tastiest food in just a couple of minutes. Lisa Barrangou’s book also has an appendix that includes all the background information on nutrients and dietary sources your baby will need to grow healthy. This unique system to prepare three months of baby food in only three hours will change your life.

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Posted on 5/11/15