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Picky Eaters’ Dinner!

From when they start to eat, it's likley that your child is going to show signs of picky behavior at some point. We have learned that the best way to address dinner table drama is to not add fuel to the fire. Force feeding, berating our children's eating habits and adding tension to the mix will only serve to make matters worse. Having...

Spicy Tomato Lentil Soup

Nourishing and warming. Slightly spicy from the chillies, brilliantly aromatic from the turmeric and cumin, and nutty and dense from the lentils. We encourage making a large batch and enjoy leftovers, a cup at a time, to spice up and round out the nutrients of any lunch or dinner. Lentils are a true nutritional hero - they are packed with gut-friendly fibre, folate, magnesium, iron and...

Spanish Chicken & Rice

Tasty, healthy and easy to make...a dinner winner! All of the ingredients are cooked in one pan minimizing clean-up (yessss!), and can be on the table in under 45 minutes. This classic Spanish dish is nutritious and satisfying as it's loaded with protein and by secretly packing it with lots of veggies it contains many vitamins to keep us nourished. Using brown rice instead of white rice is a swap that would...

Kale and Quinoa Tabbouleh

This is a healthy dish made even healthier! Tabbouleh is an vegetarian dish, or salad, that typically consists of tomatoes, parsley, bulgar wheat (or couscous) and lots of other fresh ingredients. This version uses quinoa, making this dish gluten-free, and adds baby kale helping to boost the nutritional profile even higher. Lemony and fresh, this dish is delicious even during the winter months when we want a light side to...

Turkey & Spinach Poppers

Having a nutritious dinner option that's both easy to make AND kid-approved is no easy task... until now! These healthy pop-in-your-mouth dinner bites are fun to eat, simple to make and deliciously tender. Packed with protein and veggies, they make the perfect dinner or a quick energy-boosting snack. The kids will love them especially served with a tasty marinara...