Hello again! So we have been chosen to take part in the Lidl healthy lifestyle challenge this January. Lidl will very generously being paying for our shopping for 5 whole weeks while we try and stick to healthy eating and activity challenges. We are really grateful to have been picked and although our diet is… Continue reading The Lidl healthy lifestyle challenge: Week 1 & 2.
And just like that, he was three. Well not quite, but we just celebrated Leo’s third birthday party on Saturday. My, oh my, how those three years have flown by. I’ll admit I did shed a tear, or twenty in anticipation. We decided to throw him a small birthday party this year with all his… Continue reading Leo’s 3rd Birthday Party
Hello again! So I have decided to do a little food art series which might help some of you with fussy toddlers and kids. Today I’m going to start with two nursery rhyme inspired plates that went down a treat with L. As I’ve said before, these are just suggestions that might help with fussy… Continue reading Food Art Series. Part 1
Hello Again! Baby I has been cluster feeding at night the past few weeks, so come morning time I’ve been too tired to brush my hair let alone make elaborate breakfasts. I wanted to make something that I could have for those days and also for mornings where we are on the go! Mr T’s… Continue reading Healthy carrot cake breakfast biscuits.
Hello again one and all! Lately I have been back experimenting in the kitchen with some new recipes and this one has to be one of my favourites. Sadly, this one is not sugar free (although, I am working on it!), so we give them sparingly as a treat to L. So, I called them… Continue reading Baked lemon and poppy seed donuts.
One of the main cupboard staples in this house are nut butters. I’ve given them to both the babies from about 6 1/2 months old on toast, in porridge, and with fruit. It’s a wonderful way of getting protein into the little ones and giving them the taste of nuts without giving them the whole… Continue reading We’re nuts about nut butter!
Would you believe that until today I have never had ratatouille? I know, I know but honestly it’s not something that has ever really piqued my interest. However the babies are obsessed with the Disney film Ratatouille so I decided to attempt to recreate the version from the movie. This was surprisingly delicious for something… Continue reading Cheap and Easy Ratatouille