Healthy Kids News & Advice

10 kid-friendly dinners in a flash

15/04/2015 GREEN, Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Hot meals, Party food ideas, Recipes, Salad, Snacks, Soups

Feeding a hungry family a healthy dinner can often be a challenge, especially when food is needed fast. In these situations it is often easiest to reach for quick fixes
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Ricotta and banana wraps with warm honey

13/04/2015 AMBER, Canteen recipes, Everyday, GREEN, Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Recipes, Sandwiches & wraps, Snacks, Sweet food

Everyday (NSW)GREEN (SA)AMBER (ACT) Serves 2 Ingredients : 100g reduced fat smooth Australian ricotta 1 banana, chopped 2 teaspoons currants or sultanas ½ teaspoon mixed spice 1 large piece wholemeal lavash or mountain bread, halved 1 tablespoon
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Lunch box leftovers (and more)

18/12/2014 Help for Parents, Lunchbox, Recipes

Making your child's lunch each day isn't an easy task! The same old vegemite or chicken sandwich can get a little humdrum. It's a good idea to offer variety
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Christmas fruit tree centrepiece

09/12/2014 A bit of fun, Canteen recipes, Everyday, GREEN, Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Party food ideas, Recipes

Everyday (NSW) GREEN (ACT) This is a great centrepiece to make for any Christmas party. Plus, it proves once and for all that healthy food doesn’t need to be boring! It's
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Mother’s Day Breakfast

08/05/2014 Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Recipes

We've done some research and discovered that on average, 94% of our Facebook fans and twitter followers are women. So if you're here talking about children, then you're most
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Pantry staples

Recipes using pantry staples

01/04/2014 Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Hot meals, Recipes

Introducing eight of our favourite recipes... all of which you can whip up using a combination of the ingredients found in the 40 pantry staples and fridge essentials list: Baked
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Potato frittata

31/03/2014 AMBER, Everyday, Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Hot meals, Recipes

Everyday (NSW) AMBER (ACT) Serves 6 Ingredients: 8 eggs 50ml reduced fat milk 200g reduced fat cheddar, grated 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 onions, thinly sliced 1 garlic clove, crushed 500g potatoes,
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Simple chicken curry

31/03/2014 AMBER, Everyday, Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Hot meals, Recipes

Everyday (NSW) AMBER (ACT) Serves 6 Ingredients: 2 tablespoons canola oil 500g chicken breast or thigh fillets, trimmed and cut into cubes 1 brown onion, cut into thin wedges 2 garlic cloves,
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Tomato rice

Baked tomato rice

31/03/2014 AMBER, Everyday, Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Hot meals, Recipes

Everyday (NSW) AMBER (ACT) Serves 4 Ingredients: 2 salt reduced stock cubes 2 cups water 1 onion, chopped 425g can tomatoes 1½ cups brown rice 440g can corn kernels 185g can tuna,
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5 ways with tomatoes

03/02/2014 Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Recipes, Snacks, Uncategorized

Kids can be reluctant to try new fruit or vegetables. Or they'll only eat them prepared or presented a certain way. Being creative can be the key to increasing
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