Ellie’s Cooking Show: Episode 11: Strawberry Milkshakes

Ellie’s Cooking Show: Episode 11: Strawberry Milkshakes

Ellie decided that at episode 11, it was time to show you her beverage making skills! Here we were on the Play with Food Facebook page making some strawberry milkshakes.  These are a delicious and super easy recipe to make with toddlers and preschoolers. It’s...
Lemon & Honey Ricotta Stack and your Mental Health

Lemon & Honey Ricotta Stack and your Mental Health

Do mealtimes with fussy kids stress you out?  Do you go blank when trying to work out what to feed the kids next?  Do you feel guilty, anxious or have a short temper when it comes to feeding time? As much as we’d love to paint a rosy picture of parenthood,...

Super Sensory Smoothie

Last Updated: 8 July 2016 Food explorers is the name of the workshops I have designed for 5-9 year olds.  I love that these older children (particularly those with food aversions) get to EXPLORE food with their senses – yet not in the “baby-ish” way...

Pineapple Recipe Ideas for Kids

I love fresh pineapple, however, sometimes finishing off a whole pineapple quickly in our house is a bit of a mission.  Here are some ideas to help kids (including fussy eaters) enjoy fresh pineapple. Involve them in some exploration of the outside of the pineapple....

Zucchini Pancakes Conquer Food Jags

“Do you want toast?” “No” “Do you want Cereal?” “No” “Do you want Pancakes?” “No” “Well you’re getting toast then” ….. {Queue Tantrum} Don’t toddlers and preschoolers...