Quick & Easy Baby Snack Ideas for Busy Mums

As your baby’s appetite starts to grow, now is a good time to add a range of foods into the mix. Snacks are perfect for helping your little one explore flavours and textures, or for feeding bub on the go. Here’s a list of recipes to help with inspiration in the kitchen.

Quick & Easy Homemade Snacks

Finding time to make delicious and nutritious home-cooked baby food is almost impossible for busy parents. So, when you do have spare moments up your sleeve, it’s important to use baby recipes that are not only full of flavour, but have the right nutritional balance too. Making the snacks yourself, means you can make them as healthy as you desire.

Home-made snacks can also be good for managing your baby’s specific dietary requirements.

Our wholesome make-at-home baby food recipes were invented in the Rafferty’s Garden test kitchen – and our tiny taste testers absolutely loved them.

Apple & Pear Popsicles

A healthy summer popsicle is a refreshing fruit snack for toddlers.
Age Stage: 8 months +
Ideal for: Helping keep your baby cool and hydrated on hot afternoons.

Coconut, Chia & Raspberry Muffins

A quick and easy wholesome muffin that the whole family will love.
Age Stage: 10 months +
Ideal for: An on-the-go snack for when you’re in a rush

Fruity Oat Biscuits

These delicious fruity biscuits are filled with baby puree and raisins, for a healthy nutritious snack
Age Stage: 12 months +
Ideal for: Car journeys when your baby might need something a little bit different to keep them occupied.

Veggie Muffin

Or why not try a savoury snack! This tasty muffin is filled with veggies, perfect as a snack.
Age Stage: 8 months +
Ideal for: Sneaking in some added vegetables to your babies meals

Or if you’d like to browse the entire recipe collection, you can even filter by your babies age stage!

Quick & Easy Ready-to-Eat Snacks

Pre-packaged Baby Food Snacks are perfect for convenience or when you’re out and about. Rafferty’s Garden has a great range of Snacks, suitable for babies 8+ months and beyond! Whether you’re looking for a simple fruit-based snack, or perhaps some our crunchy sticks that are packed with fruity taste, we’ve got something to suit every little foodie

Snack Bars

Our delicious snack bars are sure to be a hit, especially our blueberry, banana & apple flavour. Whether at home or on the go, these tasty bars are a great snack to keep them going.
Age Stage: 12 months +

Mini Yoghurt Drops

A tasty blend of real fruit & natural yoghurt, made into tiny droplets. With an easy to dissolve texture and no artificial colours or flavours, they’re a great snack to introduce to babies who can self-feed.
Age Stage: 8 months +

Sticks

No coating, no mess! Baked in flavour and made with quinoa & blueberries, these sticks will help little ones practice their pincer grip and self feeding.
Age Stage: 8 months +

Yoghurt Buttons

Our delicious Strawberry Yoghurt Buttons are a favourite with little ones and parents alike. Made with real yoghurt and strawberry puree, they are a delicious and light snack that will have you coming back for more.
Age Stage: 12 months +

To view the entire Rafferty’s Garden snacks range.