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Special Needs Diets: 10 fun foods for pureed eaters

Flavor experimentation can be quite enjoyable for children who are pureed eaters.

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Recipe: Seed & Nut Bars

If you like flapjacks you will love these!

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by Laura Moore
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Special Needs Diets: 10 fun foods for pureed eaters

Flavor experimentation can be quite enjoyable for children who are pureed eaters.

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by Stacy Warden
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Food, Special Needs

Thanksgiving Meals

Our family has spent every other year for the last six years in the hospital. …

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by Angelyn Harrenstein
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Food, Special Needs

Feeding Your Child “Real” Food, on a Pureed Diet

Mealtime can be tricky for parents of any five year old.  

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by Jodi Shenal
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Food, Special Needs

The wonderful benefits of blending

Since Sam had his PEG fitted a year ago, he has come a looong way.  From being…

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by Carolyn Voisey
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Food, Special Needs

Five Nutritional Challenges of Special Needs Children

Parents of children with special needs often battle with the overwhelming feeding…

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by Faith, Hope and Love
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Food, Special Needs

The power of food… the wonders lurking in the spice cupboard

So, it has been a year now since Sam began to have real food blended and fed to him…

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by Carolyn Voisey
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Homemade Takeaway: Wholewheat Pizza

Is Saturday night “Pizza and a Movie” night at your house? Get your kids…

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by Christine Sexton
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Homemade Takeaway: Chicken & Sweet Potato Curry with Brown Rice

This mild curry recipe comes together quickly while the rice is cooking, so you’ll…

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by Christine Sexton
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Food, Special Needs

Holidaying… with a tubie

I am really quite excited… in a just a few weeks we’re off on our holidays!…

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by Carolyn Voisey
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Food, Special Needs

Tube vs Food: are we making the right decision?

From day one getting food down my son has not been an easy task. I remember in detail…

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by Rochelle Followes
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Recipe for weight gain: Strawberry Banana Smoothie

For some kids with disabilities, it can be hard to keep weight on because of trouble…

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by Christine Sexton
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Recipe: Cheddar & Chicken Quesadillas

Need a quick and easy dinner recipe, but one that is also low in lactose, fructose,…

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by Christine Sexton
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Recipe: Breaded Baked Chicken with Sweet Potato Fries

For parents with children who need to avoid certain foods, it can be a challenge…

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by Christine Sexton
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Struggling with GER? You are not alone…

GER, or Gastroesophageal Reflux, is very common in children with neurological impairments.…

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by Christine Sexton
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