Chef Jess

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FAQ: When should I introduce the sippy cup?

By: | 0 Comments | On: July 5, 2014 | Category : Blog, Solids, Tips from Mums

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Have you just started solids? Are you wondering when to introduce the sippy cup? Sometimes, the answer to your problem is over a coffee with a friend, posting the question in an online mother’s group, or secret forum. A fellow mummy with experience can often provide that little bit of...
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Chickpea Cookies

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Chickpea Cookies When you think of recipes including legumes you think of savoury, right? Well, these very moorish biscuits include ...

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INSPIRATION: 40+ Nutritious Legume Recipe Ideas

By: | 0 Comments | On: June 23, 2014 | Category : Blog, Foods, Nutrition, Tips from Mums

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40+ Nutritious Legume Recipes Legumes are delicious, versatile, economical and satisfying. But not least of all, they are nutrient rich and offer a wide range of health benefits for both young and old. Also known as pulses they include all forms of beans and peas e.g. chickpeas, kidney beans, lentils and cannellini...
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10 Top Tips on How to Include Legumes in Your Child’s Diet

By: | 0 Comments | On: June 23, 2014 | Category : Blog, Food Preparation, Foods, Fussy Eaters, Nutrition

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How to Include Legumes in Your Child’s Diet We’ve shared with you all the goodness legumes have to offer. Now it’s time to share our top tips to encourage your child’s acceptance and enjoyment of this nutritious superfood. Here are our top 10 tips: Enjoy home made reduced salt baked...
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Cooking with Legumes

By: | 0 Comments | On: June 23, 2014 | Category : Blog, Foods, Nutrition

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Cooking with Legumes “What are legumes?” you ask. Legumes, also known as pulses, include all forms of beans and peas. The more commonly known legumes are chickpeas, kidney beans, lentils and cannellini beans. There are also butter beans, soybeans, lima beans, black-eyed beans, haricot (navy) beans, split peas and mung...
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Kids Activity: Homemade Playdough

By: | 1 Comment | On: June 11, 2014 | Category : Blog, Fussy Eaters, Kids Cooking

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Homemade Playdough This article was first published in the One Handed Cooks Magazine Issue #2. To find out more or to purchase online see the links below:  Launch magazine  Back to School Magazine  Winter Warmers Magazine - Available now in Coles and all good newsagents While playdough isn’t exactly edible (although...
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Chicken & Eggplant Sausage Rolls

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Chicken & Eggplant Sausage Rolls The Thermomix version of our Chicken & Eggplant Sausage Rolls is featured in the Thermomix section of ...

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Pear & Apple Oat Balls

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Pear & Apple Oat Balls A healthy homemade snack that contains the goodness of fruit, oats and nuts that takes ...

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Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes

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Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes The Thermomix version of our Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes is featured in the Thermomix section of our Winter Warmers magazine. It’s on ...

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Cheesy Caramelised Onion and Thyme Pull-Apart

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Cheesy Caramelised Onion and Thyme Pull-Apart The Thermomix version of our Cheesy Caramelised Onion and Thyme Pull-Apart is featured in the Thermomix ...

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Inspiration: 20+ Nutritious Homemade Soups for Winter

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 26, 2014 | Category : Blog, Tips from Mums

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Winter is just around the corner, and while a summer girl at heart, the thought of veggie packed soups throughout winter gives me a belly-warming feeling. I usually cook at least one soup a week and while a few faves are on high rotation I’m always on the lookout for...
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