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Sweeter Flavours To Sweeten Your Little Ones

Many parents up and down the country struggle to get their kids to eat healthy choices. Lots of people worry their little ones aren’t getting enough vitamins and minerals from vegetables. This can be true, but children generally need smaller portions than adults. It’s important not to get stressed at the table as this can […]

Simple Breakfast Recipes For Kids – Which They Can Help Make

It’s great if you can get kids involved in cooking, especially at an early age. They can learn all about making food, healthy eating and more. Most kids love to make things in the kitchen, not sure if it’s because they can eat what they make (finished or not) or the fact they can make one […]

Baked Meatballs With Hidden Vegetables

Today is the start of the half term holidays so for those of you with children you may be running around all over the place keeping the little angels entertained! So why not feed them this delicious baked meatballs with hidden vegetables for lunch or supper? It’s great at getting them to eat their veg […]

Halloween Week: Scary Treats Kids Will Actually Love

Our friend Alison, who runs Dragons and Fairy Dust blog, has posted some great halloween recipes. I’ve been cruising the web looking for the best recipes to bring to your attention but they all seem to be overly complicated. Alisons selection look fairly easy to make and will definitely appeal to children. Actually there are […]

Should Three Year Olds Be Introduced To Food Sources And Cooking?

How old were you when you started cooking? The BBC have recently added a new section to their site that’s all about young kids getting involved – Should three-year-olds learn to cook? No one expects children to stay neat and tidy all the time, or to escape a few scraped knees or bruises in the playground. […]

Never Tried Tofu? Try This Pan Fried Version…

A few weeks back, I experimented with Tofu. I think most people do and then leave it at that. It’s one of those things that needs to be flavoured and combined with other ingredients. Of course, the other problem is making it attractive to kids to eat. But why should we eat it? Tufo, when […]

Fun for kids and grownups, make your own ice lollies!

What is the easiest way to get healthy food in to kids? Well you could lie them I suppose but not everyone is comfortable with that. The proper way of course is to disguise them or make them really fun. So that brings us to the video below where the real simple method of creating […]

The Mother’s Day selection: Quiche Lorraine – simple enough even for Dad’s!

Mothers, please grab your husband and sit him in front of the computer (or what ever device you are using to read this).  Give him a pen and paper and about 10 minutes. You can now leave him to it… Dad’s, are you ready for Mother’s day? Well we are here to help. We have […]

Children’s cookie selection

Growing up with Mum as a caterer I was always interested in what she was making which is where my love for cooking came from. The best thing was when we made sweet treats so I thought I would hunt for some fun cookies which you can make with your children. I’ve found one for […]

Cooking with kids – make your own Granola Bars

Kids can be fussy when it comes to food. However, if they have made it then they are more likely to eat it! This simple recipe allows a child to get their hands right in to the mix. The only time an adult needs to take over is for the oven and the final cutting […]