Kids packed lunch ideas : lentil and carrot patties

Looking for some packed lunch inspiration? Fed up with flinging together a marmite sandwich, packet of crisps and cereal bar? Me too. That's why I'm always trying out new portable food that kids will love and hopefully devour. It's an experiment a lot of the time. My kids love these lentil and carrot patties. I … Continue reading Kids packed lunch ideas : lentil and carrot patties

Kids lunchbox ideas: sesame noodles and tofu

Just a quick post today to share with you another idea for kids lunchboxes. Sesame noodles with tofu. Cook some wholewheat rice noodles, meanwhile chop carrot batons and thin slivers of red pepper, whatever takes your fancy (or have in), mange tout works well in this dish. Lightly stir fry veg and chunks of firm … Continue reading Kids lunchbox ideas: sesame noodles and tofu

Banish those winter blues … part 2 (diet).   A delicious recipe for homemade fresh tomato soup…

Anna from chalkandmoss.com contributed previously on this post - writing about how small changes to our home environment can help lift our mood and today she has provided a recipe that is sure to hit the spot.  I have made this soup and it is utterly delicious; my kids loved it too and I popped some in a food flask … Continue reading Banish those winter blues … part 2 (diet).   A delicious recipe for homemade fresh tomato soup…