Snacks

Keeping up with the demand for kids snacks is challenging.

If like me, you try not to succumb to expensive sugar loaded more often than necessary, it’s important to have a few easy recipes up your sleeve!

Many of these quick, healthy snacks you can add to a lunch box or pop in your bag for a quick pick-me up!

Sugar free banana muffins in heart cupcake

Banana Muffins – sweetened only by fruit!

May 7, 2014

These little sugar free banana muffins are a guilt free pleasure…Bella and Poppy particularly love them as there are lots of tasks for the kids to get involved...

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Anzac Biscuits

Anzac Biscuit

April 22, 2014

With Anzac Day just around the corner, it fits perfectly to create a slightly healthier biscuit to enjoy making and of course eating, whilst remembering and commemorating...

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Children making Chocolate Banana Lollies

The Real Deal – Chocolate Banana Lollies!

April 14, 2014

I couldn’t actually help but post this… it’s not quite in keeping with being super duper healthy but we do like to indulge in our house every...

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Chocolate Balls

Easy 5 Minute Chocolate Eggs

April 10, 2014

You will have probably seen the nest, now it is time to make these easy 5 minute chocolate eggs! These are really quick, no melting of chocolate...

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Edamame Beans

Edamame Beans – Super Snack!

March 31, 2014

There is something very rewarding about working for your food – and finding the treasure by yourself! Edamame beans are really fun, will keep your kids occupied...

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Yummy Paleo Balls

Yummy 5 Minute Paleo Balls

February 13, 2014

These high protein paleo balls make such quick and simple snack. They are packed full of goodness and taste divine. Trust me – they will disappear fast!...

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Mango & Coconut Loaf

Mango and Coconut Loaf

January 28, 2014

Mangos in Australia are just heavenly…so I love to use them wherever I can when they are in season. With coconut being my new favourite ingredient a...

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Crunchy Kale Crisps

Crunchy Kale Crisps

January 28, 2014

Crunchy kale crisps – yum! When I first tried these, I couldn’t believe how good they were. Seeing my girls eat them who won’t touch kale –...

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Delicious Coconut & Cashew Balls

Coconut and Cashew Bounce Balls

January 28, 2014

The inspiration for these delicious coconut and cashew bounce balls actually came from re-engineering a snack that I had purchased (I have to confess!). I love a...

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Beautiful Berry Snacks

Beautiful Berry Snacks

January 28, 2014

Beautiful berry snacks for a perfect crazy summer’s day..  a refreshing pick-me-up for your special fairies and pirates! Snacks don’t get easier than this. Ingredients: Seasonal berries...

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Beetroot Crisps

Beetroot Crisps

January 28, 2014

Until I made these simple beetroot crisps, Bella and Poppy had not successfully eaten and enjoyed beetroot..(despite my efforts to convince them that they might, if they...

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Melon Heart Lolly

Fun Melon Lollies

January 25, 2014

These melon lollies always are a great hit with the kids! They’ll probably want to eat the melon cut offs too. Refreshing, nourishing and hydrating – what...

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Date shortbread hearts

Sugar Free Date Hearts

January 25, 2014

These sugar free date biscuits are a healthier take on many traditional biscuit recipes. Because they are made with dates rather than sugar, it’s not so bad...

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Sweet Potato & Pumpkin Seeds Balls

The Brown Paper Bag: Sweet Potato and Pumpkin Seed Bites

January 11, 2014

These nutritious sweet potato and pumpkin seed bites are a good source of essential fatty acids, protein, low GI carbohydrates, no bake, easy to make and absolutely...

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Mango Hedgehog

Mango Hedgehog

January 3, 2014

A fresh, ripe, sweet mango is one of my favourite things to eat…as a mango hedgehog!  But they can be a bit tricky to prepare. The question...

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