All Recipes and Posts Tagged Nutrition

Quinoa: Our Favourite Superfood

By: | 4 Comments | On: March 6, 2013 | Category : Foods, Nutrition

The term ‘superfood’ gets thrown around a lot but we think quinoa (pronounced keen-wa) deserves it.  You may have noticed that we quite like quinoa, so do our bubs and so does the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO).  The FAO have declared 2013 the International Year...
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Boosting Your Child’s Iron Intake

By: | 1 Comment | On: March 5, 2013 | Category : Foods, Nutrition, Vitamins & Minerals

Boosting Your Child’s Iron Intake If you have a baby and are starting solids, you might have heard the word “iron” being thrown around a lot. That’s because iron is essential for growing babies and toddlers. The problem is, that iron deficiency is most common between the ages 6-24 months....
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Simply Sandwiches

By: | 4 Comments | On: February 19, 2013 | Category : Food Preparation, Foods, Fussy Eaters, Nutrition

Do your children eat the same filling on their sandwiches day in and day out?   Is it because they refuse all other options or because they just genuinely love it? Whatever the answer we have a free printable for you to help the kids choose their own sandwich fillings and...
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Food Allergies

By: | 1 Comment | On: October 16, 2012 | Category : Allergies

What is a food allergy? A food allergy is the result of an overreaction of the immune system to a food (which is harmless for most people) after it is consumed, inhaled or, in severe cases, touched. The immune system responds to the allergen by releasing histamines and other chemicals...
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