Picnic Pasta Salad

We are nailing the school holidays so far with mornings out and about at local parks, forests, zoos, castles and PYO farms and packing a picnic lunch to take with us.  Fresh air, sunshine and running around in the morning … Continue reading

Scratch-Made Food For Your Babe Too!

I wanted to share with you some of my super simple, quick and easy ‘go to’ not-quite-recipes that I used when introducing both of my kiddos to solid foods after those first couple of very simple weeks of single ingredients. … Continue reading

Asparagus and Courgette Soup

By now you probably will have gathered that I find soup to be a pretty successful and convenient way of getting a good variety of veggies into my family’s tums.  So here we have a great one.  Ridiculously quick and … Continue reading

Spinach Pesto Rice Salad

This vibrant rice salad is so packed with goodness and punchy flavours that it will brighten up everyone’s plate.  It is also so tasty that your kiddos won’t even realise all the nutrients they are taking in!  Serve this cold … Continue reading

Thyme and Garlic Roasted Butternut Squash Risotto

I have spent the last two weeks being naively optimistic that we had seen the last of the snow for this season…  I hear the ringing of cynical laughter of locals in my ears.  I’m joking, Canadians are far too … Continue reading