It is a well-known reality that milk from the breast is the best for babies. If, for any reason, you are not able to breastfeed or prefer not to breastfeed then there are other options that you could consider instead of opting for the store-bought dry baby formula. While it could take some extra time from your “Mommy schedule” it is possible to make baby formula at your home. It is possible to make the milk-based formula that is the most popular type for homemade formulas.
Breast milk is high in whey, lactose and vitamin C. Niacin, as well as polyunsaturated fat acids. This formula is based on milk and includes all those ingredients into consideration when making. The addition of gelatin to the formula can ease any constipation issues that might be caused by a homemade formula and can improve digestion. If you are using a milk formula, it is essential to purchase an organically-based product that is free of illness and additives that come from cows that are pasture-fed. This will ensure that your child gets the best nutrition. If you’re unable to locate organic milk in your region The next option is to buy whole milk from the grocery store. Make sure it’s not homogenized. To restore the enzymes absent from the milk in its entirety you’ll need to include kefir or piima cultures in the milk.
The formula to make babies at-home recipe in the Radiant Life Catalog is as the following:
2 cups whole milk preferring unprocessed milk from cows that are fed pasture
1/4 cup liquid whey made from homemade (See the recipe for whey below) Note: Do not make cheese with whey because it could cause the cheese to become curdled. Only use homemade whey that is made using kefir, yogurt, or raw milk that has been separated.
4 tablespoons lactose*
1/4 teaspoon bifidobacterium babyis**
Two or more spoons of of good premium cream (not ultra pasteurized) and more when you are using dairy from Holstein cows
1 teaspoon cod liver oil, or 1/2 teaspoon cod liver oil with high vitamin content*
1 teaspoon sunflower oil expeller-expressed
1 teaspoon olive oil extra-virgin olive
Two teaspoons of coconut oil*
Two teaspoons Frontier Brand nutritional yeast Flakes*
2 teaspoons gelatin*
1 7/8 cups of filtered water
1/4 teaspoon of acerola Powder*