Batch cooking for family. Top tips for beginners

This post may contain advertising. Batch cooking. Do you have the time for it? Is it difficult? Is it really worth the effort? Why would you do it when you can just get ready meals or a takeaway? Well let's start with money. Most families I know need to be mindful about how they spend … Continue reading Batch cooking for family. Top tips for beginners

Abbey House museum. Great day out with kids in Yorkshire.

What do you have in mind when I say a perfect affordable day out with kids? I think: easy to navigate, reasonably sized, reasonably priced indoor space with lots of children's activities, toilets, baby change, cafe, convenient car park and an outdoor play area. Bingo! The place I will be telling you about is perfect … Continue reading Abbey House museum. Great day out with kids in Yorkshire.

Fish and hidden veg loaf. How to feed fussy children.

Have you noticed I like cooking? I also need to be very creative because not only my children are typical fussy toddlers but also one of them has dairy, soya,egg and sorbitol allergy. So today I've made salmon and vegetables loaf, because grated hidden vegetables are usually eaten without any drama in our house, and … Continue reading Fish and hidden veg loaf. How to feed fussy children.

Top tips for aeroplane travelling with young kids.

This post is written specially for Qazaq House, a voluntary project to unite people from Kazakhstan in the UK, keep up to date with interesting events and British Kazakh cultural exchange. Aeroports, aeroplanes, waiting times, checking in, security checks, passport control, finding the gates and so on. What do you think? I think stress. I … Continue reading Top tips for aeroplane travelling with young kids.

World Environment Day mum style. How to reduce our impact on the environment.

I haven't realised it's World Environment Day untill late in the day today. I'd like to think that I care for the planet and try to do my bit. We as a family try our best to reduce our negative impact, make better choices every day and become more aware. But also as a mother … Continue reading World Environment Day mum style. How to reduce our impact on the environment.

Courgette and parsnip vegan loaf. Feeding fussy children

I would like to share this vegetables filled easy vegan recipe to feed your fussy, and as in my case allergy, children.  It tastes surprisingly light despite not having any eggs in. As you may have noticed I try to hide as many vegetables as possible in various dishes because of my fussy children. Askar … Continue reading Courgette and parsnip vegan loaf. Feeding fussy children