HappyBaby - Happy Puffs Organic SuperFoods Purple Carrot & Blueberry - 2.1 oz. (60 g)
HappyBaby Happy Puffs Organic SuperFoods Purple Carrot & Blueberry are finger food for babies that have been fortified with Iron, Vitamin D, Calcium and B Vitamins, and sweetened with 100% fruit juice and made with whole grains. Sweet Potato Puffs melt in baby's mouth. Happy Baby Organic Puffs are different than other first foods on the market. They contain half the sugar of the leading brands, are a good source of Iron, Vitamin D, Calcium, and B Vitamins, and are made with whole grains. HappyBaby Organic Sweet Potato Puffs contain no dairy, corn, soy or gluten.
When is your baby ready for puffs? HappyBaby develops only the very best for your baby. You will know that your baby is ready to try puffs when they can do the following:
- Crawl on their hands and knees, without their tummy touching the floor.
- Eat thicker solids with larger pieces.
- Use their jaws to mash foods with gums.
- Pick up food to eat on their own with thumb and forefinger.
The Happy Baby Difference:
- Always Organic: Never any artificial flavorings. Sweetened with 100% fruit juice. Sweet Potato puffs are made with organic whole grains, fruits and vegetables.
- Fortified with vitamins & minerals: Enriched with 40 IUs (10%) of your baby's recommended daily value of Vitamin D. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, many infants are deficient in this vital nutrient.
- Recommended by: Dr. Bob Sears, renowned pediatrician and author of The Baby Book.
- Better Value: HappyBaby containers hold 40% more product than the leading brands.
- Green Packaging: They are made with 25% recycled materials, are BPA free, and are recyclable.
- HappyBaby supports sustainable agriculture. No pesticides, chemical fertilizers, or genetically modified organisns (GMOs).
What is Salba?
Salba, THE Super Grain, is nature's most nutritious grain. It is the best whole food source of Omega 3's and fiber. Salba is high in protein, fiber and antioxidants. A greatsource of vitamins and minerals, it is also certified Non-GMO, Vegan, Kosher, and Gluten-Free.
One serving of Salba is equal to:
- 8x more Omega-3's than salmon
- 25% more dietary fiber than flax
- 30% more antioxidents than blueberries
- 15x more magnesium than broccoli
- 7x more antioxidants than an orange
- 6x more calcium than milk
- 3x more iron than spinach
- 1.1x more fiber than all bran
Are HAPPYFAMILY products kosher?
HAPPYPUFFS are kosher. Other products are not at the present time, but HappyBaby is looking into getting those kosher certified.
Are all ingredients in HAPPYBABY products organic?
All of the fruits, vegetables, meats, and seasonings in HAPPYFAMILY products are organic, except for the wild, Alaskan salmon in HAPPYBABY Super Salmon and our HAPPYBITES Salmon Stix.
Does HAPPYBABY contain nitrates?
Nitrates are a naturally occurring form of nitrogen found in soil and water. As such, a certain level of nitrates is to be expected in foods and is not a concern with regard to health. To make sure the levels aren't too high and to ensure safety for our little customers, all HAPPYBABY meals undergo a rigorous testing process during production. So, you can rest assured that HAPPYBABY meals do not present a risk to your baby.
Is HAPPYBABY food tested?
Every batch of each of baby food lines (HAPPYBABY, HAPPYBELLIES, HAPPYMELTS, HAPPYPUFFS, HAPPYBITES, and HAPPYTOTS) is tested by an independent lab to ensure it is 100% safe for Baby.
Is HAPPYBABY food hot when the trays are filled?
HAPPYBABY "cold fills" their products into the trays to prevent any possible leaching from the plastic which can occur from hot fill. Other baby food companies are known to hot fill their plastic containers.
Why is wild salmon better than farmed salmon?
Farmed salmon generally contains higher levels of mercury. Farmed salmon also contains about 2 to10 times the levels of PCBs, DDT, dioxins, pesticides, and other suspected carcinogens than wild caught salmon.
Is HAPPYBABY packaging recyclable?
The HAPPYBABY trays are recyclable #5. The outer boxes of both HAPPYBABY and HAPPYBITES are recyclable. The HAPPYPUFFS containers are recyclable. The HAPPYBELLIES cereal canister is made from 50% post-consumer recyclable materials, and the plastic top is recyclable.
Their newest line of pouches (HAPPYBABY 1, 2, and 3; HAPPYTOT 4) are BPA free and have a lower carbon footprint than traditional glass-jarred baby food.
How much iron should my baby intake every day?
A 7-12 month old baby needs 11 milligrams of iron per day.
Where are HAPPYBABY meals produced?
HAPPYBABY meals are produced in U.S. facilities in the west and mid-west.
How long will HAPPYBABY fresh, frozen organic meals keep in the freezer?
As long as the plastic film is sealed, HAPPYBABY fresh, frozen organic meals for baby will keep for up to 1 year in the freezer.
Where does HAPPYBABY get its ingredients?
Ingredients in HAPPYBABY and HAPPYBELLIES products come from organic farmers, primarily in California, Oregon, and Washington. Tropical fruits--bananas and mangoes--are sourced from an organic farmer in Mexico. Quinoa comes from organic farms in Bolivia or Peru; and amaranth comes from organic farms in Argentina or Turkey.
Who creates the HAPPYBABY recipes?
These recipes are developed using many people's input. Parents often make suggestions, and then the recipes themselves are developed by food industry professionals, healthcare professionals who advise HAPPYBABY (including Dr. Sears and Amy Marlow, RD MPH CDN), and the socially responsible businesswomen who run the company.
Why should I choose organic foods for my child?
Organic fruits and vegetables are grown without the use of synthetic chemical fertilizers or pesticides. Organic packaged foods, like HAPPYBABY meals, are made with organic ingredients and are packaged in facilities that are certified to meet strict USDA organic standards.
Are HAPPYBABY products procuced in a nut-free facility?
All HAPPYFAMILY products are produced in nut-free facilities except for the HAPPYBITES line.
What is DHA and where does it come from?
DHA is the acronym for decosahexanoic acid, an essential omega-3 fat that is crucial for vision and brain development in babies.
What are probiotics?
Probiotics are "friendly bacteria" that live in our intestines and help the immune system by discouraging the growth of harmful disease-causing bacteria.
What are prebiotics and what do they do?
Prebiotics are non-digestible foods that remain in the digestive tract and help help good bacteria grow and flourish. Prebiotics keep beneficial bacteria healthy. Prebiotics mostly come from carbohydrate fibers called oligosaccharides. You don't digest them, so the oligosaccharides remain in the digestive tract and stimulate the growth of beneficial bacteria. Sources of oligosaccharides include fruits, legumes, and whole grains.
Is HAPPYFAMILY packaging safe and earth-friendly?
All HAPPYBABY packaging is BPA-free and phthalate-free.
What is Project Peanut Butter?
Project Peanut Butter is run by Dr. Mark Manary, professor of pediatrics at Washington University's School of Medicine. He developed a revolutionary treatment called Plumpy Nut that is the most successful in treating malnourished children. PPB works with families in Malawi and Sierra Leone, among the world's poorest countries with the highest rates of childhood mortality.
In addition, PPB is extremely well run so that over 95% of the money raised goes to fulfilling its mission. That is why The World Food Programme and UNICEF assist PPB.
What temperature are HAPPYBABY meals cooked at?
HAPPYBABY fresh frozen meals are cooked to similar temperatures that you would cook a meal at home. The vegetables and fruits are steamed to 160 degrees for a few minutes until soft and easy to digest. The black beans are soaked and cooked until tender, and the rice and quinoa are cooked until soft.