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Posts from the category: Holiday Food

Stained Glass Christmas Cookies & Milk

Christmas Stained Glass Cookies & MIlk Recipe: Great for cooking with kids

My kids love cooking and this stained glass Christmas cookie recipe is just perfect for getting the kids involved...in the baking and the eating! This week's Christmas Sensory Play Series posts are all about the sense of TASTE and when I think of children and sensory exploration and taste, I … [Read more...]

French Toast Christmas Trees

French Toast Christmas Trees: A simple and healthy breakfast or snack idea

My girls love French Toast and I love what a simple, healthy food it makes for breakfast, lunch or snack time. These French Toast Christmas trees were so easy to make and super yummy to eat! How to Make French Toast Christmas Trees You will need: One slice of bread per tree (use your … [Read more...]

Simple Reindeer Snack: Just 4 Ingredients

Simple Christmas Reindeer Snack Idea

This cute Christmas reindeer snack is simple enough for kids to make themselves. Using just 4 ingredients, it makes a super fun treat when the afternoon snack attack hits! Simple Reindeer Snack Recipe You will need: Melted white chocolate Oreo biscuit/cookies Pretzels - we used the … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Stress Less About Your Christmas Shopping

7 Ways to Get Organised for Your Christmas Shopping

This post is sponsored by BIG W. Someone told me recently that the reason 2014 is disappearing so fast is because it's the Year of the Horse. I have no idea if that is the actual reason but I sure feel like this year has left me behind in a haze of too much to do! Christmas is only five weeks … [Read more...]

21 Tasty Treats Perfect for Kids’ Christmas Celebrations

Kids Christmas treat recipes

With the festive season almost upon us we are already receiving details for end of year school Christmas events and parties for out-of-school activities. For most of these we are asked to take a plate to share so today I have collected together 21 recipes for simple to make, super tasty Christmas … [Read more...]

Easter Recipe: Delicious Fruit Scrolls

Easter Recipes: Delicious Fruit Scrolls. Great for morning or afternoo tea, or lunch boxes.

This post is by regular contributor Kyrstie Barcak of A Fresh Legacy. For the last couple of years I have been working on perfecting a Hot Cross Bun recipe. In my opinion last year’s white chocolate and cranberry buns were as close as I will get to doing that so this year I have been … [Read more...]

Holiday Entertaining: Nachos

Christmas entertaining: Nachos recipe

This post is by regular contributor Kyrstie Barcak of A Fresh Legacy. These are some of the many reasons why I love this dish and make it often when entertaining friends or family. It is enjoyed by young and old, It can be easily modified it to suit all taste preferences, Elements can be … [Read more...]

Edible Gifts Kids Can Make: Deliciously Simple Chocolate Crackles

Cooking with Kids: Simple Chocolate Crackles

This post is by regular contributor Kate Gribble of An Everyday Story. For the last couple of years, my children and I have enjoyed making simple edible gifts for friends and teachers. I like edible gifts because they are inexpensive, provide children with the opportunity to get busy in the … [Read more...]