I can imagine from the title (bubba bites) you were thinking that Sebastian has started a biting faze and that I might be after some tried and true advice. I believe that the day might come where I will be writing said post but for now I am talking about bubba sized snacks. Since Sebastian has started solids I have been on the hunt for homemade snacks additional to the fruit and crackers that he already has. So I have been on the hunt to find some yummy little bite sized cookies and muffins for my little man; my hunt ended after I found the ‘for baby’ website here. Pop on over have a look and find plenty of inspiration for everyday meals and snack foods. I will be posting on here the ones I have tried and tested on my little guinea pig – heheh… Today I thought I would share the recipe for Mini Muesli and Apple Muffins, they have been a real hit. The recipe uses a jar of ‘fruity apple’ or apple puree, next time I am going to try another flavour and omit the raisins (we’ll see how it goes).
Confession time… I made these whilst doing a couple of other things at the same time (you know being a mum), and whipped them in the oven super proud. Half way through the cooking time I went “that’s strange, there was no baking powder..”, reread the recipe and realised that it called for self raising flour and I had just used plain flour – What a wally!!!!!! Luckily there was still a third of the recipe to bake and I added it in. Resulting in 2/3 of the muffins being really mini as they didn’t rise – whoops! They still tasted good though – that’s the main thing, right?
Continue reading for the recipe..