A fondue is great for kids and there are many recipes that are kid friendly. Choose ingredients that are already cooked or need the low heat. Choose a fondue set that keeps warm with small candles, rather than gas or alcohol, or an electric pan with temperature control and you are set.
As a kid grocery shopping looked like fun. As the parent, it is a chore that many of us could do without. Here are a few tips to save you both time and money on your next excursion to the grocery store. You might just change your mind about the experience after trying one or two.
One thing we never seem to have enough of is time. When time gets short, the first thing that gets skipped is meal time. Eating fast food several nights a week can be costly not to mention unhealthy. If you plan your meals ahead of time, your family can still eat together for dinner.
Have you seen these cereal commercials where the boy in the advert eats everything with delight? Some parents should be so lucky with their kids. If you have a picky eater on your hands, here are five strategies to deal with them.
What are you serving for dinner tonight? How about lunch on the weekend? It can be a daunting task to come up with meal ideas especially if you have kids. Here are ten quick ideas for family meals try one tonight.
If you go grocery shopping with your kids, there is always something they ask for. It is likely to be finger food and sweet more often than savoury. The food will probably be something in a package with very bright colours. Their favourite cartoon characters or those from the latest film may look at them from the box. Those are the tried and tested techniques food manufacturers use to attract your children’s attention. You can use them too to attract your kids to the right food.
Children are the future. You want the best for them. Family meals are instrumental in spending quality time with your children and helping them avoid some of the dangers that come with growing up.
Bring back the family dinner with a simple, balanced meal that is easy to cook, and it is good for the whole family. No need for a kids menu and a different one for the adults.
It's exciting when your toddler starts eating solid foods. You get to introduce her to lots of new things. There will be foods she likes and ones that she doesn't. But many toddlers develop an aversion to new foods or only want to eat one certain food at every meal. This often happens around the infamous "terrible twos." Some parents fear that their child will not get proper nutrition if they are picky eaters.