Posts from the category: Food

Recipes Kids Can Cook: Garlic & Herb Baked Chicken

Meals Kids Can Cook: Garlic and Herb Baked Chicken Recipe

My kids love to help cook. Of course, they like making cakes and treats but they are also really interested in helping to prepare family meals. This Garlic & Herb Baked Chicken recipe is simple enough for older children to make pretty much independently but it is also a fun one to involve … [Read more...]

Christmas Stocking Stuffers for Kids Who Like to Cook

Christmas stocking stuffer and gift ideas for kids who like to cook

Do you have a child who loves to cook - whether it be the pretend, imaginary play version or the real thing? Here are some of my favourite stocking stuffer suggestions for encouraging an interest in all things cooking! The ideas below are mostly linked to an Amazon or Etsy product link … [Read more...]

Lunch Box Ideas: Homemade Biscuit Dippers & Berry Yoghurt

Stuck for fresh Lunch Box Ideas for your kids? Try these Homemade Biscuit Dippers and Berry Yoghurt

In our house we are well into the last term of school for the year.  It’s a little frightening that Bear and Bee have nearly finished their first year of formal schooling! And with term four came a whole lot of dissatisfaction about school lunches! By the end of last term, Bee was complaining about … [Read more...]

Sweet Marshmallow Party Popcorn

Sweet Marshmallow Party Popcorn Recipe: Perfect for kids parties or your next family movie night

If you love marshmallows and you love popcorn then I suggest you STAY AWAY from this recipe! It's dangerously delicious!!! Perfect for your next family movie night or children's birthday party, Marshmallow Party Popcorn is sweet and crunchy, and just a little bit sticky, and I promise you'll find it … [Read more...]

Choc Banana Slow Cooker Cake Recipe

Choc Banana Slow Cooker Cake

My oven has died! Gah! It's such a nuisance! So a total rethink of our regular meal plan has been in order, and when it comes to school lunch box treats I have had to get clever...with my slow cooker! The first slow cooker cake I shared - the 3 ingredient banana cake - is a hit here but the amount … [Read more...]

9 Kid Approved Apple Snack Recipes

9 Kid Approved Apple Snack Ideas

My girls are more herbivore than carnivore so fruit and vegetables are regularly snaffled straight from the fridge! When it comes to apples though, neither are huge fans of plain apple, which is a shame, given that apples are often one of the cheapest fruits to buy down our way. Dress them up a … [Read more...]

Lemon & Mango Yoghurt Cake Recipe

Lemon and Mango Yoghurt Cake Recipe

I love the huge mulberry tree that we have in our front garden. Not just for the delicious berries that it produces or the messy, berry stained smiles of my children during mulberry season but also because the fruit is so plentiful that there is plenty to share. My girls love helping to fill a … [Read more...]

Deliciously Simple Apple Slice Recipe

Deliciously SImple Apple Slice Recipe

I love that one of our local supermarkets has started selling 'The Odd Bunch' fruit and vegetables - the ugly, not-quite-perfect specimens that would usually be binned, and I picked up a big bag of cheap apples when I was grocery shopping last week. There is absolutely nothing wrong with these … [Read more...]