Healthy Kids News & Advice

Healthy fish and chips

23/11/2015 Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Recipes

Serves 4 Olive oil spray 2 large sweet potatoes, cut into wedges 2 large white potatoes, cut into wedges 1 egg 2 tablespoons reduced fat milk 2 tablespoons plain flour 3/4 cup bread crumbs (preferably wholemeal) 600g
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Crunchy Waldorf salad

28/07/2015 Canteen Advice, Canteen recipes, Everyday, GREEN, Lunchbox, Recipes, Salad

Everyday (NSW) GREEN (ACT) (recipe from Healthy Food Fast) Serves 12 Ingredients: Salad:  6 red apples, cored and chopped 6 green apples, cored and chopped 3 cups celery slices 3 cups of orange segments
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Ham and corn frittata

28/07/2015 AMBER, Canteen Advice, Canteen recipes, Everyday, Healthy Eating, Hot meals, Lunchbox, Recipes

Everyday (NSW) AMBER (ACT & SA) Serves 20 Ingredients: 150g sliced lean ham, chopped 420g can corn, drained, patted dry with paper towel 1/2 cup (40g) grated reduced fat cheddar cheese 7
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Tuggerah Public School mini frittatas

28/07/2015 AMBER, Canteen Advice, Canteen recipes, Party food ideas, Recipes, Snacks

Everyday (NSW) AMBER (ACT & SA) Makes 24 mini frittatas Ingredients: 12 eggs ½ a red capsicum 1 small onion 6 button mushrooms Handful of baby spinach leaves 1 cup grated cheddar cheese 1 large
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20 ways to make your favourite recipes healthier

25/06/2015 Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Recipes

Update your homemade recipes using these 20 tips to include more of the good stuff and less of the bad. According to government website eatforhealth.gov.au, traditional recipes can often be
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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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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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Healthy Easter recipes

15/04/2014 A bit of fun, Healthy Eating, Help for Parents, Hot meals, Party food ideas, Recipes, Snacks, Sweet food

Easter means lots of family time, and is a great excuse to hop into the kitchen with your kids and cook up some delicious snacks and meals. Although chocolate seems
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