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Easy Family Meal: Chicken Meatballs Recipe

Easy Chicken Meatballs

This post is by regular contributor Kyrstie Barcak of A Fresh Legacy. The recipe below is one of the meals that I have been making regularly this Winter for my family. The vegetable garden has been providing a continuous supply of carrots and kale and as a result these two ingredients have been … [Read more...]

Kids Party Food Ideas: A ‘Healthier’ Recipe for Chocolate Crackles

Kids Party Food: Chocolate Crackles -Gluten, Dairy, Nut and Egg Free, Reduced Sugar

Chocolate Crackles are pretty much the figurehead of traditional party foods in Australia. The traditional recipe was first published by the Australian Women's Weekly back in the 1930s and I have vivid memories of eating them as a party food when I was a child in the 70s. Truly, a birthday party is … [Read more...]

Family Friendly Recipe: Coconut Rice Pudding with Mango Puree

Coconut Rice Pudding with Mango Puree Recipe

Dad 101 loves rice pudding (apparently it's a comfort food from his childhood) and was keen to introduce it to our girls. So I experimented a little to create a dairy free version we can all enjoy. It's actually pretty healthy, meaning it's actually perfect for a pudding-for-breakfast … [Read more...]

Easy Dinner Recipe: Sausage & Rice Bake

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This post is by regular contributor Kylie Gardner of Octavia & Vicky. Every Monday I get a sense of dread in my bones as I realise I need to plan the meals for the week. Again. Do these little people really need to be fed Every Single Day? Really? I actually love cooking (and I love … [Read more...]

3 Super Smoothie Recipes Your Kids Will Love

3 smoothie recipes your family will love

This is a sponsored post. My girls are both reasonably good eaters but as they are so active playing and learning throughout the day I am always mindful of packing as much nutritional value into each meal as I can. Which is one of the reasons I love including smoothies as part of our breakfast … [Read more...]

3 Yummy Homemade Meals for Your Baby

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This post is by guest contributor Arlee Greenwood of Small Potatoes. "We do children an enormous disservice when we assume they cannot appreciate anything beyond drive through fare and nutritionally marginal kid-targeted convenience foods. Our children are capable of consuming something that grew … [Read more...]

25 Fun Party Themes for Young Children

25 Fun Party Theme Ideas for Kids

Looking for birthday party theme inspiration for your under 6 year old? Then you've come to the right place! Here's 25 themes that are perfect for this age range, and a whole heap of links to great examples of these themes in action - click through for ideas for party food, party games and … [Read more...]

Kids Food: Gluten & Dairy Free Pikelets ~ Two Ways

Food for Kids: Gluten & Dairy Free Pikelets: Two Recipes

My girls both love to eat pikelets and I love how quick and easy they are to make. Perfect as morning tea, lunch box and after-school snacks, for those in countries unfamiliar with the delight of a simple pikelet - they are like a small hot cake or small, thick pancake. Here are two gluten, dairy … [Read more...]