Avoiding serious consequences:
read this before setting off on a long car journey with your small children.
6 lifesaver rules how to feed your toddlers and chidren to give the best start to your holiday.
No ice cream maker needed.
Just real taste.
One of your 5-a-day.
The best ice cream and popsicle recipes according to me – tested and approved and frequently requested by my children 🙂
Picnic or afternoon tea?
This is the recipe what you are looking for:
Strawberries with a hint of chocolate - a light cake bursting with flavours.
Once you tasted you will keep dreaming of it...
Eating only one of these can provide more than the recommended daily intake of Vitamin C.
They boost your immune system, can prevent certain types of cancer, help your weight loss, promote healthy vision.
What are they?
This Caterpillar cake is a healthy, sugar-free option for a toddler’s Birthday and really easy to make. The base is cooked millet sweetened naturally with creamed raisins and fruit juice. (Gluten-free recipe)
Healthy sweets and cakes for kids is always a bit difficult, as they know immediately that they are tricked. Well, it is not impossible to hide vegetables (like beetroot, carrot) in a cake, but when they recognise it probably they feel cheated. My trick is letting them making the dessert themselves – and this chocolate and prune discs recipe is perfect for this. (more…)
There are three really good reasons for eating pumpkins:
1, they are so healthy
2, they cook quickly
3, they are versatile.
Here are two recipes – you can pair them to make a lovely family meal – in a flash.
This recipe proves that you do not need to fill a cake with sugar to enjoy a luxury dessert. And this is a luxury dessert: using real rose petals rose butter and just a tiny bit of sugar you can create a show-stopping cake for any occasion.
~It is like the taste and beauty of summer on a plate.
Holidays usually mean a huge threat to our waistline. Leaving our familiar territory, it is nearly impossible to keep up our usual everyday eating habits. And there are so many temptations… It is hard.
Here are the 10 most important secret holiday eating tips to avoid holiday binge eating and it’s consequences: guilt and weight gain.
We, busy mums need energy quickly and energy bars or muesli bars are so handy. These no-bake easy energy bars are ready in 10 minutes and keep well in the fridge for 5 days. And the best part: you can customise its favour according your taste.
Okay, the real question is: Why would you spend your precious time with meal planning?
Let’s face it: meal planning is a weekly struggle in most mum’s life. What to cook? When? What ingredients do I need? When to buy them?
Still: I have lots of reasons in support of meal planning, let me show you what you can gain planning family meals ahead.
Watching your calorie intake and still yearning for cookies? Treat yourself with these low-calorie cookies and you do not have to feel guilty.
I know that probably you do not feel to set up the oven in the summer, I must share this recipe now as these biscuits are perfect on the go – picnic food or summer holiday – they will be a sure hit.
Do you know the feeling of enthusiasm when you decide, yes I am going to eat only healthy food in the rest of my life… and is familiar the recognition that you are following the old bad eating habits again just two weeks after your vow?
Why some people can eat healthily and why others fail? What is the secret of sustaining a healthy diet?
Do you know the feeling when you cannot focus, you lose control and the only thing what you can think of is eating something high calorie and filling?
If you think that a biscuit or a small piece of chocolate is the only way to keep up your sugar level on your busy day, read this list.
I have collected these snack ideas for myself because in a rush I just do not have time to think about healthy options – and I am prone to reach for a piece of … well, anything could do what is sugary or high-carb.
Okay, – you may say, – but when I have the time for snacking? And why would I eat more times when I want to less?
This recipe has been my little secret – until now. I must share it with you as this is the dessert what is really good for you: high in fibre, high in iron and it really chocolatey.
By the way, it does not contain added sugar. The perfect, guilt-free dessert in a weight loss diet. 🙂
And the best part: only 10 minutes to make it! (more…)
Ketchup or no ketchup? This is the question.
My daughters love ketchup – as most of the kids do. Is it good for them? Shall I let them eat ketchup?
I worked out a guilt-free, simple and easy-to-make healthy ketchup recipe – what I can offer to my children too without worrying about the sugar content and calories.
I love flatbread and I used to think that making flat bread is very difficult. Not anymore, as after a short experimenting, I found that making flatbread does not need more that 10 minutes mixing and 10 minutes baking. That’s it. And the result is delicious and toddler-friendly 🙂