Banana Oat Balls

These Banana Oat Balls are so super easy to make, use ingredients you are likely to have on hand and were quickly gobbled up by the kids. The recipe makes about 18 balls, but you could easily double the mixture to make more. For this recipe, the riper the bananas the better. Did you know […]

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Frozen oranges snack for lunch box title

With the wonderfully warm weather we have been having in Melbourne, we have returned to an old school favourite for the school lunch boxes – frozen oranges snack. The older two boys are the most keen to take these to school and they have taken one or a half of one (the year 7 boy […]

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Waste Free Lunch Box

Congratulations – the winners are: Mia One if my goals this year is to lessen my family’s environmental footprint in big ways and small. Waste free lunch gear is certainly a step in the right direction. A Sandwich wrap is such a convenient, useful and beneficial product for me and the planet. Plus my toddler […]

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slow cooker lemon and coconut cake recipe

I try where possible to take a positive out of any situation and the positive of having an oven for a while that only cooks at 200 degrees Celsius means that I have tried lots of new recipes that don’t involve the oven. (The new one should be installed this week hopefully.) As well as […]

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Kids' Nut Free Trail Mix

This giveaway has now closed.  Congratulations to - Fiona, Kirsten W and Nicola McGowan.   I love trail mix and my kids do too.  However due to the nuts included in the mix I had been making, the kids were unable to take it to school. So I decided to make a more simplified version which […]

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Healthy Hot Dogs

This post is sponsored by Nuffnang. My kids love hot dogs, but they are very much something we save for parties and special occasions. A quick look at the ingredient list of cocktail frankfurts and you instantly see too many ingredients! One thing I am learning about eating cleaner, is to look for short ingredient lists […]

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