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Soul food: Healthy banana bread

by Mandy Sacher, paediatric nutritionist, mum and author of Wholesome Child: Complete Nutrition Guide and Cookbook Store-bought banana breads are often overloaded with processed flours, sugars and unhealty fats. This far healthier recipe contains wholegrain spelt flour, a reduced amount of unprocessed sugar, coconut oil and chia seeds. It is dairy-free, …

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ENERGY STARTER: The Beetroot Berry Smoothie

If you’re after a healthy smoothie with a twist, this beetroot and berry recipe will not disappoint.  by Mandy Sacher, paediatric nutritionist, mum and author of Wholesome Child: Complete Nutrition Guide and Cookbook Beet is not always a first choice when it comes to veggies. High in folate, vitamin C and …

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Banana pikelets with a healthy twist

by Mandy Sacher, paediatric nutritionist, mum and author of Wholesome Child: Complete Nutrition Guide and Cookbook Who doesn’t love a pikelet for breakfast, lunch, dinner or a snack? This Banana pikelet recipe has a healthy twist and is gluten and dairy free.  Prep time: 3-5 mins Cooking time: 5 mins Makes: …

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Pumpkin, banana & cinnamon French toast recipe

by Mandy Sacher, paediatric nutritionist, mum and author of Wholesome Child: Complete Nutrition Guide and Cookbook For a healthy take on a weekend breakfast favourite, you can’t go by this Pumpkin, banana & cinnamon French toast recipe. Prep time: 15 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Serves: 6 // Ingredients 2 eggs …

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Soul food: Supercharged bolognaise

by Mandy Sacher, paediatric nutritionist, mum and author of Wholesome Child: Complete Nutrition Guide and Cookbook Even the fussiest of eaters won’t be able to detect the veggies in this supercharged bolognaise dish. It can be pureed into a smooth consistency for babies and picky eaters. It’s dairy free, nut free, …

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Recipe: Easy Buttermilk pancakes

It might not be the weekend yet but who said you had to wait until Saturday or Sunday to have pancakes? We’re officially labelling that person a party pancake pooper. And because every day is worthy of whipping up pancakes, Bondi’s Upper East Side restaurant was kind enough to share their famous Buttermilk pancake …

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WHAT’S NEW: How to save yourself from dinnertime tantrums

By Bianca Slade, Blackmores Superkids Cook   From getting food on the table each night to navigating fussy eaters, when dinnertime rolls around you’re not alone if a spot of anxiety kicks in. Children’s diets can be a source of concern for many mamas because nutrients are important to support …

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Inspiration For Australia Day Entertaining

We are the lucky country for so many reasons and one of those reasons is that we have access to a variety of the best fresh seafood in the world – our land is girt by sea. This Australia Day, you could throw a ‘shrimp’ on the barbie, but that …