Getting Extra Nutrients into my Child’s Diet: Lunch Edition

Getting Extra Nutrients into my Child’s Diet: Lunch Edition

This blog is a continuation of my series on making the most of the nutrient content of baby and children’s meals. Last week I wrote about “Getting Extra Nutrients into my Child’s Diet: Breakfast Edition” and I’m so pleased that so many of you have been finding it helpful. I…

Getting Extra Nutrients into my Child’s Diet: Breakfast Edition

Getting Extra Nutrients into my Child’s Diet

People keep asking me about doing blogs on HOW to get extra nutrients into baby and toddler’s diets. It’s such a great point as it’s something I work on every day when I’m creating meals for Raffy. It’s not about “sneaking” veggies etc into meals as I’m really not a…

Mushroom and Chickpea Stroganoff For Babies

Mushroom and Chickpea Stroganoff for babies

When Raffy decided he loved mushrooms, I decided that I didn’t offer them or cook with them at home enough. So I’ve been on the lookout recently for some great mushroom meals to add to his weekly diet. Of course a meal that came up a lot when I was…

Alpro Porridge Recipe With Rhubarb and Blackberries

Alpro very kindly sent me some samples of their new “unsweetened” range of plant-milks. In return they asked me to create some recipes to go along with the range and to help spread awareness of their new “no sugars” messages. Their aim with this new range is to be all…

Easy Pesto Recipe

Charlotte's easy peasy Pesto Recipe

I do love a pesto pasta dish! And having just returned from a holiday in Italy, and with a love of Italian food, I thought this easy pesto recipe would be a great one to share. Shop bought pesto can be fairly expensive and, in my experience, it’s really hard…

Baby Oatcake Recipe

Charlotte’s Baby Oatcake Recipe! Healthy snack options For a while now I’ve been looking for healthy snack ideas for my 1 year old. There are of course plenty of great options to choose from, but sometimes I’m looking for a quick, grab-able fix, that I can take out and about…

Ice Cream Dessert Recipes

Whilst we have been having this heat wave, it really has been time for some serious ice cream…So! I’ve teamed up with Barbora from The Devilled Egg to bring some delicious ice cream dessert recipes over the next few months. A few of these are perfect for this summer weather…

Watermelon & Strawberry Smoothie Recipe

With this beautiful weather we have been getting, it is a great idea to have some recipes for refreshing, yet healthy, snacks for those hot summer days. I have tried this watermelon & strawberry smoothie recipe and it tastes wonderful! Smoothies are a great choice to have every now and…

Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Recipe

I absolutely LOVE a banana bread recipe. It’s such a great snack to take on the go, is filling, satisfying and can make a great food option for kids too. It’s also easy to make a vegan version of it too, if you just switch the butter for soya spread….

Christmas Dinner For Babies

Christmas is a great time to be starting to think about weaning your baby or, if you’ve just started introducing solid foods, it may be even better. There are so many seasonal foods available at this time of the year that are just perfect to offer to your infant too. Additionally,…