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Posts from the category: Holiday Food

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...]

Easy Christmas Watermelon Pops

Easy Christmas Watermelon Pops | Childhood 101

I am already getting notes home about plans about end of year or Christmas parties for both school and out-of-school activities, and for most of these we are asked to bring a plate of food for the kids to share! With time in short supply around here I am aiming for maximum impact with minimum effort … [Read more...]

Nut Butter Recipe

Nut Butter Recipe_AFreshLegacy for Childhood101

A delicious recipe for nut butter from regular contributor Kyrstie Barcak of A Fresh Legacy. My work contract has recently finished. As a result I am looking to reduce the amount of money we spend on food (in addition to other things). I decided a pantry audit would help me to: Check what is … [Read more...]

Fruit Truffles

Fruit Truffles

This post is by regular contributor Kyrstie Barcak of A Fresh Legacy. Do you cringe when it is Easter and your children collect a year’s worth of chocolate treats in one hit? I do…. As my children have grown and started kinder and school the impact of Easter grows also. Both kinder and school … [Read more...]