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lunchbox ideas

School lunchbox recipes


Thinking of healthy and easy school lunchbox ideas can be exhausting. How many times can you repeat the same thing until it gets old? It can get really tempting to reach for the unhealthy options. But before you give up, check out this handy helper from Steggles. Steggles has come…

Healthy snacks: Mini Nacho Cups


Mexican is one of the few cuisines that my entire family will eat. We have four kids so it is super tricky to find healthy meal ideas that will tempt my fussy eaters. I really love these mini nacho cups for the kids as its a great way to add in extra…

quiche recipe

Easy Cheesy Quiche


This easy cheesy quiche is simple and satisfying meal idea. You can also make this recipe your own based on the ingredients you use. This recipe uses spinach and pumpkin, but you can substitute these with corn kernels and bacon, or leftover roasted vegetables for easy alternatives. Quiche can be…

Make your own healthy pancakes

Healthy pancake recipe


Looking for some quick and easy snack ideas for the kids? We’ve found a healthy pancake recipe which is great for breakfast, or can be made into smaller pikelets and frozen for lunchbox snacks. This recipe makes 12-18 pancakes. Ingredients: 2 eggs 250ml (8 fl oz) milk 75gm (21⁄2 oz) pear, peeled…

Healthy recipes for kids

Baked potatoes with Mexican beef


My kids love chilli con carne, and seem to be eternally hungry, so I love this recipe for baked potatoes with Mexican beef – it has the flavour they love, plus the potatoes are packed with starchy carbohydrates that help fill them up. This recipe serves 4-6 Ingredients: 6 medium–large brushed potatoes 2 tablespoons…

San Choy Bow

San Choy Bow recipe


I do like San Choy Bow: Its nice, light and healthy, and also fun for the kids to eat. Rena Patten’s San Choy Bow is definitely one of the recipes that jumped out at me when I was looking through her new book Superfoods for Kids. Although the ingredient list looks…

Healthy snacks for kids

Blueberry & Chia sorbet icy poles


If there’s one superfood my kids love, it’ s blueberries. So Rena Patten’s Blueberry & Chia sorbet icy poles recipe immediately stood out as a recipe I had to try from her very pretty and kid-friendly new book: Superfoods for Kids. Released last month, Superfoods for Kids is full of beautiful photos…

fussy eater tips

19 ideas to tempt fussy eaters


Have kids that live on air? Or love something one day but refuse it the next? Or maybe you’re cooking a few different meals every night, just to make sure everyone eats. Having fussy eaters can be frustrating and can take the fun out of family meal times. To help…

Aussies waste $10b worth of food each year


Yes the headline is correct. Australian households waste $10 billion worth of uneaten food each year. According to a new Galaxy Research, each house is binning more than $1,000 of uneaten food annually. While the research shows that the majority of Australians (95 per cent) are already trying to reduce…