Healthy Kids News & Advice

Fun and easy Christmas gifts for volunteers

23/11/2016 Canteen Advice

With Christmas just around the corner, there's no better time to show your appreciation for your canteen volunteers and their efforts over the school year. We've created a list
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Our top 14 flavoured yoghurts

28/10/2016 Help for Parents, Lunchbox, Product Reviews

As a recent reader pointed out, our old 'top 10 yoghurt post' was a little outdated... so we hope this fresh take, using the Healthy Kids Better Choice nutrient
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Turn scraps into snacks!

Turn scraps into snacks!

19/10/2016 Help for Parents

10-day lunch box menu

11/08/2016 Help for Parents, Lunchbox

Below are a few healthy lunch box ideas to inspire you year-round. We always recommend thinking of each lunch box in terms of the five food groups and making
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Our top 9 ready-to-eat meals

22/07/2016 Help for Parents, Product Reviews

Family life can get very busy, which means creating homemade meals for the whole family is tricky, especially if they all arrive home at different hours of the day
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How to build a healthy lunch box

14/06/2016 Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Lunchbox

Our simple guide to building healthy lunch boxes can be downloaded here. The first page is about choosing a right serves from each food group, the second page provides
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‘Country of Origin’ food labelling

14/06/2016 Help for Parents

The Australian government is introducing new ‘Country of Origin’ food labels. These labels tell you at a glance where products are produced, grown, made and packed which helps you
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Easy Everyday winter snacks for the canteen

30/05/2016 Canteen recipes, Everyday, GREEN, Healthy Eating, Hot meals, Recipes, Snacks

These quick and easy Everyday snacks ideas are perfect for warming little fingers on those cold and rainy days. Make sure you add as much veg as you can
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Healthy Kids Training Day eBooks

Healthy Kids Training Day eBooks

23/05/2016 Canteen Advice

Download the required eBook/s below: Mark up and margin - opening doors to healthy profits in your canteen, by Donna Ross. Menu engineering - building a successful school canteen menu, by Donna
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Our top 7 snack bars

13/05/2016 Help for Parents, Lunchbox, Product Reviews

Snack bars such as muesli, nut, fruit and cereal bars can be an easy and healthy snack option for lunch boxes, before and after sport, and between activities. Snack bars
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