…so start the new term with a post and the intention to be more pro-active. The after school clubs start and this one has something on one night, the other has something on another which clashes with swimming and it is the same night that one of the adults has to work late. It is… Continue reading Summer is over, back to school and juggling everything…
It should taste yummy, it should fill us up to keep us going until our next meal and give us good stuff to keep us healthy. 1 First you need some bread. Do you always have boring white bread? Try something different. Wraps, pitta, rolls, bagels, brown, seeded, wholemeal, ‘best of both’ or added fibre… Continue reading Kids – What makes a good sandwich?
Eating Well Part II was all about eating more vegetables. An easy way of really adding to your vegetable intake is to eat a couple of main meals in the week that are vegetarian recipes. Basing the whole meal around vegetables and pulses whilst skipping meat does seem strange to many of us – there… Continue reading Veggie recipes that pass the 8 year old kid test
Another useful resource for children aged between 1 and 4: https://www.infantandtoddlerforum.org/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=b6dde326-952d-4a2f-ae77-9b402141125c&groupId=11528&utm_source=emp&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=itf-sep2012 Great advice for parents of small children or childminders.
There has been concern that there is a gap in advice for children between 1year and school age and that children in Early Year Settings are not given meals appropriate for their particular dietary needs so it is good news that the School Food Trust – with all their experience in working to improve standards… Continue reading Guidelines for feeding children in Early Years settings from the School Food Trust
It has become a tradition in our house, just before Xmas – the last day of school/nursey – a small group of little friends come to the house for what my boys call a party but really it is a chance for me to have fun cooking with kids. Not literally of course! I love… Continue reading Xmas cookie making fun