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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...]

Cooking with Kids: Baking Jam Tarts

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I love that involving children in cooking experiences provides them with real life opportunities to develop so many different skills and understanding of a range of concepts. Not least of which is the development of fine motor skills - that is, activities that strengthen and improve the dexterity of … [Read more...]

Kids Lunch Box Ideas + Lunch Box Pasta Recipe

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This post is by regular contributor Kyrstie Barcak of A Fresh Legacy. I love to look at wonderfully creative images of lunch box ideas. I especially love the bento box style. I am positive that they would elicit a squeal of delight from any child who opens their lunch box to find such gorgeous … [Read more...]

Party Food for Kids: Giant Chocolate Freckle Pops

Kids Party Food: Giant Chocolate Freckle Pops

At Immy's school the children usually share cupcakes with the children in their class on their birthday. As Immy only ever licks the icing off cupcakes, this year I decided that my efforts in the kitchen would be much better spent making something that she would actually eat and enjoy. Inspired by … [Read more...]