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#1 of 5 Old 06-10-2012, 06:45 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Our new au pair is vegan, and I need ideas for incorporating vegan recipes into our lifestyle, because I want her to be comfortable in our home.  Are there any books on vegan recipes for children/babies? My youngest is 4 months old, so no solid foods yet, but my au pair isn't comfortable feeding meat/eggs/milk to the children so I need ideas on what to feed the baby especially (for the other kids I have some ideas already but more are welcome.

 

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There aren't any specifically-for-kids vegan cookbooks last I checked. Most of my favorite kid-friendly vegan cookbooks are the ones by Dreena Burton.

 

When my daughter was a baby, her favorite foods were sweet potato, pears, and avocados.

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Vegan Family Favorites

http://www.veganfamilyfavorites.com/index.php?src=

 

Raising Vegetarian Children: a guide to good health

 

Raising Vegan Children in a non-vegan world: a complete guide for parents

 

I think you'll enjoy reading this about nutrition for vegan babies and children:

http://www.veganforum.com/forums/showthread.php?29986-Clinical-practice-vegetarian-infant-and-child-nutrition

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My favorite is "Raising Vegetarian Children" by Joanne Stepaniak

 

http://www.amazon.com/Raising-Vegetarian-Children-Health-Harmony/dp/0658021559

 

Great nutritional info, support and yummy recipes! I highly recommend it!
 


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I also used "Raising Vegetarian Children" by Joanne Stepaniak. Great book!

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