Glorious Food

coconut cakes

Coconut cake recipe


Looking for a simple but scrumptious coconut cake recipe? This coconut cake recipe is made with coconut flour, from the pulp of fresh coconuts (not flaked). Coconut flour is gluten-free and rich in both fibre and taste. It also makes the cakes very soft and fragrant. The recipe makes 6–8 coconut cakes…

Spaghetti Alla Pizzaiola recipe


Italian has to be my favourite cuisine, so I am delighted that we can share with you some of the Italian recipes from Liliana Battles’s new book Food for sharing Italian Style. The first recipe we are featuring is Liliana’s Spaghetti Alla Pizzaiola. Surely the combination of spaghetti and pizza can only…

chicken school lunchbox ideas

More healthy school lunchbox recipes


Looking for inspiration for healthy school lunchbox recipes? Check out Steggles’ new ebook which is full of fun, easy and healthy lunchbox recipes. You can get the recipe for Sweet Chilli Chicken Pita Pockets – the perfect lunch for kids on the run. Quick to assemble and nutritious to eat,…

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…