Lunches & Mains

Family friendly recipes for lunches and dinners. Kid approved, nourishing quick and easy.

Yogurt Dough Pizza Scrolls

The last two weeks have been CRAZY. I have been super busy at work. And on top of this it’s been a busy time at home. I mean, it always is, but things seem more chaotic than normal. So it’s been hard to keep on top of recipe testing this […]

Warm those little bellies with these delicious and easy Hot School Lunch Ideas perfect for insulated food jars

Hot School Lunch Ideas

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Creamy Tomato Soup is a kid friendly and vegan soup that is great for school lunches.

Creamy Tomato Soup

Soup is easily one of my favourite dinners or lunches. So warming and comforting. And so easy to make ahead! One soup I have always loved was Creamy Tomato Soup. I used to buy those packets of soup and have them at school and then later work with a sandwich […]

Pizza Topped English Muffins are a great way to vegetables in the lunchbox and make a nice change from sandwiches.

Pizza Topped English Muffins

You may have seen these Pizza Topped English Muffins in my Instagram feed and on my Facebook page – they are a super fun lunch idea that we make quite often. And when I pop these Pizza Topped English Muffins in Mr 6’s lunchbox? Well, that just catapults me to the […]

Deliciously smooth and creamy Pumpkin Soup. Kid approved, great for lunchboxes.

Pumpkin Soup

“This Pumpkin Soup is my favourite!” exclaimed Mr 6 grabbing his spoon and digging in immediately. How amazing was Mr 6’s reaction to the lunch I served today?! Cue music, trumpets, a marching band and a parade! Ah, isn’t it so great when your kids love eating what you give […]

Delicious and nutritious Vegetable Muffin Tin Frittatas. Fantastic alternative to a sandwich in the lunchbox and delicious home lunch for your toddlers and preschoolers.

Vegetable Muffin Tin Frittatas

How has your term been so far? Are you getting tired of packing sandwiches in the lunchboxes and looking for some other ideas? Why not try these Vegetable Muffin Tin Frittatas? They are a great protein packed alternative to a sandwich in the lunchbox. They are absolutely loaded with vegetables. […]

Quick and Easy Lunchbox Quiches, a protein packed savoury option for the lunchbox that is totally kid approved and freezer friendly

Quick and Easy Lunchbox Quiches

I have noticed that my recent savoury recipe posts – Cheese and Vegetable Lunchbox Muffins and 10 Wrap Filling Ideas for School Lunches have been super popular. So I have been working on some savoury recipes for the lunchbox. Preferably an option that is protein packed and that we can […]

zucchini pea and ricotta slice a delicious quick and easy vegetarian meal. Great protein for the lunchbox and freezer friendly

Zucchini Pea and Ricotta Slice

If you’re anything like me you will be always on the hunt for some quick and easy weeknight meals to add to your repertoire. My Zucchini Pea and Ricotta Slice checks these boxes, plus more. The leftovers (when there are any) are really great for lunchboxes. This slice is freezer […]