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  • Apple and Apricot puree

    Apple & Apricot Dessert- Weaned babies

    Prep time: 5mins Cook time: 15mins Vegetarian Serves: 2 Suitable from 9months old Ingredients 50g dried soft apricots, chopped 100ml water 1 apple, peeled and chopped Method  Pop the apricots into a small pan over a medium heat. Add the water and simmer for 5mins. Add the apple pieces and cook gently. Remove from the

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    Vegetarian pizza

    Jamie Oliver kids vegetarian pizza

    We do love Jamie Oliver, especially because of the hard work he has put into educating children, parents and schools over the last few years. We have tried and tested this recipe out and it is a huge hit with children and they really enjoy helping out in the kitchen with this too. It’s a

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    Tomatoes for salad

    Picnic ideas: Tomato salad

    Turn your salad into a Mediterranean feast with this simple tomato salad, it will take you just minutes to prepare and is a low cost option too. Tomato salad ingredients: 3tbsp olive oil 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 1 pint of tomatoes such as the cherry variety, washed and halved Handful of basil, chopped Salt and

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    Potato salad

    Picnic ideas: Potato salad

    Transform your boring old spuds into a lavish picnic feast, potato salad is quick to make and absolutely delicious. Potato salad ingredients: 1tbsp tarragon or cider vinegar 2tsp Dijon mustard 2tbsp olive oil 2tbsp walnut oil 1tsp honey salt and pepper 900g/2lb new potatoes, Jersey Royals or Charlotte, washed and scrubbed 1tbsp tarragon leaves, chopped

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    fast and healthy breakfast

    Fast breakfast ideas to get your day off to a swift start

    How many times have you heard “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day”? Well, those health boffins have a point: Not only can eating breakfast boost your energy first thing in the morning, it can also aid concentration, help stabilise your weight, provide you with extra energy and lower your cholesterol levels. Lack

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    Vegetarian children

    Vegetarian children

    Vegetarian kids? And you thought they’d got past the fussy eating stage… I spent the first eight years of my son’s life trying to get him to eat vegetables. It didn’t matter how much I rubbed my tummy and licked my lips as I ate mine, or how cleverly I camouflaged them, if he so

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