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Spinach Eggy Bread

"What are you making, mummy?"

Nigella Lawson once told me (in her chapter on feeding toddlers and children in How to Eat) that you should introduce children to ‘bits’ in their food as early as possible so they get used to them and never refuse to eat something because they can’t take out all traces of green.

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Cinnamon & Maple Syrup Eggy Bread

“Of course we have to have Eggy Bread, we’re camping!”

Here’s the recipe, so hoist the little one on your hip if needs be, and rest in the knowledge that even if you cannot put baby down, you can all still eat. Which will help.

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Mango Hedgehogs

Mango Hedgehogs

Admittedly, mango hedgehogs most definitely cannot be created one-handed, however they are quick to do and will keep your child quiet and happy for between 5 and 15 minutes.

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Supermarket Sweep (with toddler in tow!)

“I knew I should have brought more mini rice cakes with me…”

Going supermarket shopping with a little one in tow can be one of life’s more stressful experiences, shall we say.

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Roast Butternut Squash, Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

Roast Butternut Squash, Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

This soup is really easy, and a brilliant one to make in stages as there is a bit of prep involved (although you could always cheat and buy ready-prepared butternut squash – who’ll know?)

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