Arrowroot, is a starchy powder obtained from the rhizomes of the Arrowroot plant, typically grown in places like the West Indies. It is more easily digested and hence is very light on the stomach and in Victorian times it is used to be concocted into a jelly to babies being weaned.
The Arawak people of the Caribbean, who favored it highly and regarded it as a food with considerable nutritious value (in fact, they called it Aru Aru meaning, food of foods).
Healthy Times Arrowroot Cookies were specially created for growing toddlers. The smooth texture, special shape and delicious flavours make these cookies the best choice for your toddlers first cookie. They are, like all Healthy Times baby food, supplemented for your childs healthy growth and development.
Two great flavours, Vanilla and Maple. Vanilla Arrowroot Cookies are dairy and soy free. Maple Arrowroot Cookies are dairy, wheat and soy free.