Baby Friendly Mini Muffins

Baby Friendly Mini Muffins

Baby Friendly Mini Muffins

  • Servings: around xx mini muffins
  • Difficulty: easy
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A perfect finger food for little ones, these mini muffins are both baby and toddler approved. A quick and easy recipe for busy parents and a great alternative to pre-bought packaged snacks often full of sugar and empty calories. Try these today!


By popular demand, here are my baby friendly mini muffins – the perfect finger food for wee ones starting on solids.  Nice and soft and packed full of nutritious ingredients, Freddie has been loving these (as has his big sister and I may have snacked on one or two).

A great first finger food for babies – they are sugar free, sweetened only with apple, banana and carrot which means they are packed full of fruit and veggies.  Making these a great alternative to your usual store brought muffins which are often high in sugar, and empty calories. Read More

Pregnancy Diet Tips

Pregnancy Diet Tips

Finding out you are pregnant is supposed to be an exciting time.  But for some women they find it overwhelming as there is so much information out there about what do, what to eat, and what to avoid – a lot of it is contradictory and confusing and therefore very challenging for expecting Mums to know what to do.

Food is important not only for the development and life of a growing baby but also for the mother.  As a result, a healthy diet should be a priority for the mother.  However, as we all know, it is VERY hard to worry about what we are eating especially in your first trimester when you may be feeling unwell a lot of the time.  Before getting pregnant, many women probably think that when they get pregnant they will eat lots of healthy foods – fruit and veggies, green smoothies etc.   However, when you discover you are pregnant, these thoughts can go out the window depending on how you are feeling.  Many women experience morning sickness through the first trimester (and some beyond) and often the last thing that you feel like are green vegetables. Read More

Banana, Apple and Carrot Muffins

Banana, Apple and Carrot Muffins
  • Difficulty: easy
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A healthy kids snack or lunchbox treat. These muffins are full of wholesome ingredients and still ensures the kids tummy's are satisfied. They're also a great snack for the big kids (I love them too)!

Stella loves muffins and I would assume that most other kids do.  We often make this recipe at home so I thought I should share it to all the other mums who’s kids also love muffins.  And its not just for kids, its for the big kids too – my husband and I also enjoy snacking on these.  So they don’t seem to last very long.

AND they are also fun to make with the kiddies.  Stella absolutely loves making these with me, she’s turning into a real foodie. Read More

The importance of Self-care for a Healthy Life

The importance of Self-care for a Healthy Life

I’ve been thinking about my first blog post for a while and trying to decide what I wanted to focus on.  As it is my first post I wanted it to be something that was very important to me and beneficial to all my readers.  I came up with a long list of ideas and self-care is something that really stood out and is obviously really important for EVERYONE! Read more