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Easy peasy lazy banana pancakes for toddlers

Easy peasy lazy banana pancakes for toddlers

When Jack Johnson released his song ‘Banana Pancakes’ in 2005, I spent many a car journey singing along. I had absolutely no idea what they might taste like. So when I found myself faced with a few bananas past their best,…

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Healthy family meals to get you through January without using the ‘diet’ word

Healthy family meals to get you through January without using …

Lose weight, exercise more, drink less. These are probably the three most common New Year’s resolutions that you’ve half-heartedly signed up for in Januarys past. But what then if you’re starting the new year pregnant? What do we pledge then?…

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Sprouts: Love them or hate them?

Sprouts: Love them or hate them?

Forget the Marmite argument, one thing that’s guaranteed to divide opinion at Christmastime is humble Brussels sprout. It seems though, that there is actually a completely scientific reason to explain why Brussels sprouts cause such fuss year after year. You…

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Healthy Christmas foods for kids

Healthy Christmas foods for kids

If I had to pick a favourite time of the year, it would have to be Christmas. This might not be the biggest surprise given my latest posts. I love everything about the festive period from seeing family and friends,…

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Why should you drink water more often?

Why should you drink water more often?

We all know how important it is to stay hydrated when it’s hot or if you’re thirsty, but what about beforehand? You’ll hear it time and time again, but water really is a key part of any good diet or…

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