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A Family City Break in Edinburgh

A Family City Break in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is an amazing place to bring the kids on a city break. It’s not too far away from Ireland, it’s a small enough city that you can walk everywhere and there’s loads of family friendly things to do. If you’re going to be spending 48 hours in Scotland’s capital, here is a list of […]

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Top 9 Things To Do In Chicago With Kids

Top 9 Things To Do In Chicago With Kids

If you’re looking to take your kids to visit North America, where do you go? It’s a big continent. I’ll be honest, Chicago wouldn’t have the first place to jump into my head as a family holiday destination so when I was invited by the lovely people at Choose Chicago to visit their city to […]

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  9th January 2019   No comments
Unique Christmas Markets in Portugal

Unique Christmas Markets in Portugal

When you think of European Christmas villages and markets, you’d be forgiven for automatically thinking of countries like Germany and Austria. I’ll be honest, Portugal would not have been a potential Christmas destination in my mind however, having spent a few days exploring the Christmas villages of Portugal, I now know I wrong not to […]

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Pancakes for pancake Tuesday

Pancake Tuesday

Do not buy ready made pancake mix or batter - make your own, it's a doddle and much better for you as there are no additives.

berry compote

Berry Compote

Great on top of breakfast pancakes and porridge or with natural yogurt for dessert, try this easy fruit compote.

Drop or American pancakes from Saucepan Kids - relaxing weekend breakfast ideas

Breakfast Pancakes

Also know as drop or American pancakes, these are a tasty alternative to cereals at breakfast.

Cooking Together

Cooking together with your children gives you the opportunity to teach children (and ourselves!) about food and how to cook. It is also a lot of fun and a great way to spend time as a family.

Food Literacy

Food literacy is understanding how our food choices impact our health and the environment. We believe making children food literate is an essential part of their education.

how much sugar children

Reducing Sugar

Over 20% of children and teenagers are obese. The leading cause of this is consumption of too much sugar. Our aim is to help address this through education of parents and children.

Everything in Moderation

Teaching children food literacy

 

Saucepan Kids is all about teaching children about food – what to eat and how to cook it. We want our children to be healthy and be able to make the right food choices when they leave home. It’s not all about low fat, no sugar, everything must be healthy, it’s about understanding what’s good for you and what to have in moderation.

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A Family City Break in Edinburgh

A Family City Break in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is an amazing place to bring the kids on a city break. It’s not too far away from Ireland, it’s a small enough city that you can walk everywhere and there’s loads of family friendly things to do. If you’re going to be spending 48 hours in Scotland’s capital, here is a list of […]

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  22nd January 2019   No comments
Top 9 Things To Do In Chicago With Kids

Top 9 Things To Do In Chicago With Kids

If you’re looking to take your kids to visit North America, where do you go? It’s a big continent. I’ll be honest, Chicago wouldn’t have the first place to jump into my head as a family holiday destination so when I was invited by the lovely people at Choose Chicago to visit their city to […]

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  9th January 2019   No comments

Family Food Travel

Travel is a key part of our philosophy. Not only from the experiences and memories it creates but also tying it back to our food principles.

When travelling we believe that immersing ourselves in the local culture is the key to understanding and appreciating a country or city and a key part of this is its food. Therefore when travelling we focus on the local food as well as sights, history and general tips and planning.

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