Holy Guacamole! 11 Avocado Recipes for Tots

Read next

When it comes to baby’s first bites, avocado is one of the best ways to go. Thanks to its high levels of good fats, this superfood helps in the healthy development of the brain and central nervous system, and it’s also loaded with vitamins and minerals. Click through our album for ideas and recipes on how to add this tasty green wonder to your little one’s diet — from purees to solid foods, once they’re ready.

Pasta with Chicken and Avocado Pesto

Kiddos won’t mind eating their greens when they’re blended up in this creamy dish from <a target="_blank" href="http://makingmamaskitchen.blogspot.com/2013/03/toddler-meals-pasta-with-chicken.html&quot; target="_blank">Making Mama’s Kitchen</a>. The recipe switches the usual basil used in pesto for milder spinach and peas, and a quick whirl in the blender ensures that the sauce is smooth enough for toddlers.fuck

What’s your favorite way to add avocado into your little one’s diet? Share your recipes in the comments below.

— Susie Foresman