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3 Budget Meats + 30 Family Meal Ideas

3 Budget Meats, 30 Family Meal Ideas: Your monthly meal plan sorted!

This post is sponsored by Coles. Modern family life can be expensive and one of the realities of working for myself is that at times (especially depending upon what else is going on in our family life) income flow can be a little on the inconsistent side. We are so blessed that I can work from home … [Read more...]

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...]

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

Easy Dinner Recipe_Sausage and Rice Bake ft

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...]

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...]

Kids Lunch Box Ideas + Lunch Box Pasta Recipe

Lunch box pasta

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...]

12 Family Friendly Slow Cooker Recipes

12 Slow Cooker Recipes

As Autumn sets in and the days get shorter and the weather cools my mind turns to hearty, belly warming family meal ideas. Soups, stews, casseroles and curries start to make a much more regular appearance on our dinner table and our slow cooker becomes my saviour, especially on days when we are busy … [Read more...]