Spinach & Ricotta Triangles

  Lunch time with kids can frankly be quite boring. The same sandwich, day in day out, is more than this woman can cope with…….you see, at the start of the school year I get all gung-ho about producing imaginative lunches. It’s all quinoa, tabouleh and burrito bowls in January. By the end of the … Continue reading

Healthy crunchy muesli bars

  It can be difficult to find some healthy snacks to pop in the kids lunch box or to stash in your drawer at work. They always seem to be high in sugar or fat or contain nuts. So with a little help from a recipe my friend Ali gave me and a few modifications … Continue reading

Lamb & Tzatziki Pizza with basic pizza dough

Happy pizza day! Once you get in the habit of making your own pizza dough you will never again by those store bought ones. These are thin and crispy and taste utterly delicious. No comparison at all. It may seem a bit time consuming but really it’s just waiting time for the dough to prove, … Continue reading

Snack time!

I have recently learned a new trick when it comes to increasing the vegetable intake of my children. My youngest, in particular is a notorious turner upper of her nose at anything that looks like it once belonged in the ground or on a tree….I have been feeding her by stealth since she discovered she … Continue reading

Bliss balls (nut free!)

Sometimes, I make small resolutions, little deals with myself that seem to be a good idea at the time but end up being a bit more work than I first imagined. This year I decided that the treats in my kids lunchbox, while not always 100% healthy, would at the very least be homemade. I … Continue reading