Avocado & Banana Babyfood

Evie Muntzinger

By
@wsadreamcatcher

My son is 4 and is currently on a feeding tube. We are in search of some high calorie puree's for him to take by mouth hoping to get rid of the feeding tube soon! I discovered that Avocado's have a natural source of high calories and are good for him. I chose to mix it with banana because the textures are about the same and because my son prefers sweet flavors over any others.


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Prep:
10 Min

Ingredients

2
ripe avocado's
2
ripe banana's
2 or 3 tsp
pineapple/lemon juice or apple cider vinegar (to keep puree from turning brown)

(OPTIONAL)

2 Tbsp
sugar

Step-By-Step

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1*Cut avocados in half, remove pit, and scoop out with a spoon.

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2*Peel bananas.

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3*Place all ingredients in a medium bowl/blender/food processor and blend till smooth.

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4*You may also use a food strainer to remove all the lumps if your child needs a texture-free puree.

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5*Pour puree into individual serving containers. You may refrigerate for up to 4 days or freeze containers and thaw one at a time in refrigerator as needed.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Fruit Sides
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy