Chef Allie

Allie

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The recipes I post are all easy and quick to make giving you time to wipe a nose, give a cuddle or feed a hungry child.

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7-Day Holiday Meal Plan For Kids

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 23, 2019 | Category : Uncategorized

This free meal plan is kindly sponsored by Ford Everest. Our family car of choice, designed to tackle tough terrain and unexpected obstacles, the 2019 Everest is rough and ready. Discover what lies beyond the road’s end.  Many families go away for a week or two over the summer holidays,...
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Tiny Teddies For Kids

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Homemade tiny teddies for kids A well-meaning Grandma (thanks Mum!) always has a pantry full of snacks. So when my ...

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Pick ‘n’ mix biscuits four ways

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Pick ‘n’ mix biscuits four ways We love this biscuit recipe because it is not too sweet and can be pick ...

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Easter Carrot Playdough Activity For Kids

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 20, 2019 | Category : Uncategorized

Easter Carrot Playdough Activity For Kids See more sensory play ideas in our book Boosting your basics. Playdough is a great activity for you to make in the kitchen with your kids. Playdough is a great activity for when the kids need something quiet to do while you finish cooking dinner. Children...
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Chocolate Almond Mini Muffins

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Chocolate almond mini muffins The flavour combination of chocolate and almond is always a winner in my mind and these ...

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Quick and Easy Pikelets For Kids

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Quick and easy pikelets for kids My kids come home from school hungry. Actually they come home hangry – as ...

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The Latest Panasonic Combination Microwave

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 11, 2018 | Category : Uncategorized

This content was created with thanks to our proud sponsor, Panasonic. All views are our own. All shiny and new, the Panasonic 27L Stainless Steel 3-in-1 Combination Microwave (NN-CD58JS, RRP $549) will be the perfect addition to your kitchen with the capacity to transform busy weeknight chaos into calm and...
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Junior Pasta Bake

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Junior Pasta Bake Sponsored. This recipe was created by using the Panasonic 27L Stainless Steel 3-in-1 Combination Microwave. See our review here.  Most ...

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Freezer friendly back-to-school sweet snacks

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 30, 2018 | Category : Uncategorized

So my Mum took the big kids to the movies today, the last day of holidays. It was then that I realised I was completely unprepared for back to school this year. We only got back from holiday’s a few days ago and it’s taken up until now to emerge from...
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Winner Family Dinner Ideas For Fussy Eaters

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 28, 2017 | Category : Fussy Eaters, Tips & Tricks

Dinner ideas for fussy eaters. There are lots of things that my children will eat. But as they grow up, there are lots of things that they won’t eat. Or at least that ALL of them will eat at any one time. My kids are 6, 3 and 12months and...
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Tropical fruit puree + tropical mini muffins

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 17, 2017 | Category : Blog, Food Preparation, Food Storage, Solids

Tropical fruit puree + tropical mini muffins {We created this recipe for the Philips Avent 4-in-1 healthy baby food maker.} Total 20 minutes Steam 15 minutes Makes: 1 cup (250g) Freezable, Gluten Free, Wheat Free, Egg Free, Dairy Free, Vegetarian Nutrition Note: Using simple, seasonal fruit purees to sweeten homemade muffins...
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Banana, apple and cinnamon puree + french toast fruit fingers

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 17, 2017 | Category : Blog, Food Preparation, Food Storage, Solids

Banana, apple and cinnamon puree + french toast fruit fingers {We created this recipe for the Philips Avent 4-in-1 healthy baby food maker.} Total: 15 minutes Steam: 10 minutes Makes 1 cup (210g) Freezable, Gluten Free, Wheat Free, Egg Free, Dairy Free, Vegetarian Nutrition Note: Nutritious, soft finger food breakfast options are...
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Baby’s first fish ‘n’ chips mash + baked fish ‘n’ chips

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 17, 2017 | Category : Blog, Food Preparation, Food Storage, Solids

Baby’s first fish ‘n’ chips mash + baked fish ‘n’ chips {We created this recipe for the Philips Avent 4-in-1 healthy baby food maker.} Total: 20 minutes Steam: 15 minutes Makes: 1 cup (210g) Freezable, Gluten Free, Wheat Free, Egg Free, Dairy Free Nutrition Note: Different cooking methods vary the flavour and...
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One Pot Prawn and Tomato Couscous

Average Rating: (2.5 / 5)

Prawn and tomato couscous This prawn and tomato couscous is one of my all time favourite one-pot recipes. For the ...

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One Pot Chicken and Basil Pasta

Average Rating: (4.3 / 5)

One pot chicken and basil pasta This one pot chicken and basil pasta is the kind of quick-and-easy pasta you ...

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