Recipes

Find inspiration and recipes for family meals, cooking with kids projects as well as party food ideas.

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Top 10 Perfect Pumpkin Recipes

Are you looking for ideas of what to do with pumpkins after Halloween?  My kids love carving Jack O’ Lanterns and I’m sure ...

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10 Great Vegetarian Recipes Kids Will Love

Veggie Recipes That Your Kids Will Ask You To Make For Them! Can you cook vegetarian recipes for kids and enable them to have a healthy ...

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Ideas for Pancake Day Fun

By Helen Hibberd, founder of Messy Me I love Pancake Day – I have very happy memories of it as a child and love it just as much as a ...

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Sweet Potato Scones

These savoury scones are an ideal way to introduce your child to sweet potato – or any other root vegetable you may wish to try! They ...

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Unicorn Poo Meringues

Perfect for a magical unicorn theme party One day during the school summer holidays, my friend’s two little girls came over for the day ...

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Watermelon Shapes

Lovely juicy watermelon is a refreshing, healthy treat on a hot summer day. Here’s a fun way to prepare it for kids, especially ...

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Halloween Party Food

If you’re having a spooky Halloween party then you’ll need some equally gruesome Halloween party food. Mummy Toasts A twist ...

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Easy Blueberry Cake Recipe

Here’s an easy blueberry cake recipe.  My kids enjoyed pressing the blueberries into the cake mix before it went in the oven.  ...

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Smartie Birthday Cake with Bunting

This Smartie birthday cake is possibly the easiest ‘cheat’ homemade birthday cake you can make.  Make it even quicker and ...

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Cogges Welsh Cakes

Cogges Manor Farm in Witney makes a lovely day out with the kids with a great variety of things to do.  In their warm and welcoming ...

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Fun Easter Chick Cakes

Here are some fun Easter Chick cakes which are really quick and easy to make.  They’re easy for young kids to decorate and ...

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How To Make a Perfect Soft Boiled Egg and Soldiers

There’s nothing better than a soft boiled egg and soldiers.  Great for a weekend breakfast or a quick mid-week tea for the kids. ...

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Easy Apple Crumble Recipe

Apple crumble is one our favourite family puddings.  It’s a quick and easy dessert for the kids to make. If you make up extra ...

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Bread & Butter Apple Bake

This bread & butter apple bake with sprinkles is an easy pudding for kids to make and tastes delicious. Ingredients: (Serves 2) 2 ...

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Rocky Road Recipe

Here’s a quick and easy recipe for Rocky Road – a delicious chocolate slice with chunks of biscuit and marshmallows – ...

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Sloe Gin Recipe

Sloes are the fruit on a blackthorn tree.  They are ready for picking when they turn blue, usually in late August/September/October ...

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Frozen Chocolate Banana Bites

These tasty little treats involve no cooking and are a quick and easy recipe to make with kids.  They’re perfect to pop in your ...

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Frozen Fruity Pops

Here’s a great healthy kid’s treat recipe perfect for summer – frozen fruity pops. They are quick and easy to make. ...

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Chocolate Brownie Easter Nests

An easy to make, squidgy, finger licking brownie is always good but jazz it up with some icing and mini eggs and you have an indulgent ...

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EatWell-UK Sandwich Lunch Punch Giveaway

We’re delighted to have a set of ‘Sandwishes’ Lunch Punch cutters (including a Fairy, a Crown, a Frog Prince and a ...

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Easter Crafts & Recipes for Kids

Easter is such a lovely time of the year, but two weeks of school holidays is not always easy to fill.  We have lots great ideas for ...

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