Parents Need to Eat Too: Nap-Friendly Recipes, One-Handed Meals, and Time-Saving Kitchen Tricks for New Parents


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$21.99  $20.45
William Morrow & Company
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7.37 X 9.18 X 1.03 inches | 1.43 pounds

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About the Author

Debbie Koenig is a food writer whose work has appeared in American Baby, Parents, the Washington Post, the New York Times, and other publications. Her food blog, Words to Eat By, has attracted more than one million visitors. Debbie lives in Brooklyn with her husband and their five-year-old son, Harry.


With more than 150 recipes, intelligent healthy tips, and comments from real moms just like you, Parents Need to Eat Too will be your go-to resource and make you the confident parent you want to be.--Eileen Behan, RD family nutritionist and author of The Baby Food Bible and Eat Well Lose Weight While Breast Feeding
If only this book came with every box of newborn diapers or baby blanket! New and seasoned parents alike will find delicious and simple recipes - from first nibbles to toddler tastes and fullgrown meals enjoyed together--Emily Franklin, author of Too Many Cooks: Kitchen Adventures with 1 Mom, 4 Kids and 102 New Recipes, and founder of
"I laughed, I learned, I dreamed up a hundred fantastic meals while reading Parents Need to Eat Too."--Melanie Rehak, author of Eating for Beginners
"Parents Need to Eat Too should be on every baby shower registry."--Jen Singer, author, the Stop Second-Guessing Yourself guides to parenting
"You don't have to be a parent to learn from Debbie Koenig's eminently sensible book."--Molly Wizenberg, author of A Homemade Life
"Reassuring is the first word that comes to mind when reading food writer Koenig's first cookbook, in which she provides doable, affordable meal solutions for new parents."--Library Journal
"Finally, a book that reminds new moms: yes, your life may be totally wrapped up in feeding your baby right now, but you need-and deserve!-to eat well, too."--Meagan Francis, author of The Happiest Mom: 10 Secrets to Enjoying Motherhood
"This book is a must-have for new parents who enjoy eating good food with real flavor."--Leah McLaughlin, Editor in Chief, Edible Communities/Edible Queens
"If only Debbie Koenig's Parents Need to Eat Too had existed back [when I was a new parent]. Every new parent should ask for Debbie's book as a baby shower gift!"--Leah Ingram, author of Suddenly Frugal: How to Live Happier and Healthier for Less