Preschool childcare – do we really want it?

A new movement is emerging amongst parents who are 'rebelling' against the expectation to return to work as soon as the kids are weaned.  The views of these parents runs counter to current  government policy that rewards through the tax system both parents (or a lone parent) in employment.  Free childcare entitlement for 3-4 year … Continue reading Preschool childcare – do we really want it?

Quick kid friendly tea.  Potato and pea pakoras with cucumber and mint raita

This is a kid tea that I knocked up in about 20 minutes, it is really super easy and very tasty. I used potatoes and peas but you could add cauliflower to the mix - it would work well and if your kids are super fussy (like mine) they probably won't notice that they are … Continue reading Quick kid friendly tea.  Potato and pea pakoras with cucumber and mint raita