Ellie’s Cooking Show: Episode 8: Asparagus Souffle Omelette

Ellie’s Cooking Show: Episode 8: Asparagus Souffle Omelette

Each week Ellie (aged 4), Verity (aged 2) and I cook live on my Play with Food Facebook Page at 5pm on Tuesdays. Here is this week’s recording of us making Asparagus Souffle Omelette.  I think I have a love hate relationship of cooking with the girls.  I love...
Ellie’s Cooking Show: Episode 4: Pear Crumble Slice

Ellie’s Cooking Show: Episode 4: Pear Crumble Slice

We cooked this recipe live at 5pm on 16/08/2016. Here is what it looked like as we used “Facebook Live” instead of Nom.com Why do I love getting kids in the kitchen? From a really young age, the point of cooking with kids and letting them see how food is...
Ellie’s Cooking Show: Episode 1: Crispy Rice Bubble Slice

Ellie’s Cooking Show: Episode 1: Crispy Rice Bubble Slice

Here is the link to Episode 1 of Ellie’s cooking show – Rice Bubble Slice Why do I love getting kids in the kitchen? From a really young age, the point of cooking with kids and letting them see how food is made is for exposure.  The more positive, neutral...
Cookie Cups

Cookie Cups

For feeding therapy this week I had an adventurous request of me, to make “master chef style domes”.  I do believe this was in an attempt to see me dismally fail at tempering chocolate or simply wanting some favourite food, Chocolate.  Yet, I also believe...
The Lure of the Skewer

The Lure of the Skewer

Skewers offer us a delightful way to engage with kids about foods.  They bring to the table a couple of properties (besides nutrition) that kids thrive on CONTROL (Choice), CREATIVITY (Choice) and BOUNDARIES.  The boundaries of the task are to put different things...