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Top 13 family-friendly things to do in Costa Brava

Top 13 family-friendly things to do in Costa Brava

Costa Brava in Spain is well known for being one the first package holiday destinations. Now, 60 years later, this region is making a huge comeback. Having recently spent a week there with the kids, I can see why. National Geographic Traveler magazine included the Costa Brava in its list of the world’s twenty best tourist destinations for 2012. The secret is […]

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  13th May 2018   No comments
Family Days Out In Tuscany

Family Days Out In Tuscany

When you’re visiting Tuscany, there’s a real temptation to stay put and enjoy the sunshine and facilities on your campsite or at your villa however, I would recommend that you pack a bag with some sunscreen, water and snacks and head out exploring this interesting and historical part of Italy. Here’s a list of places […]

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  19th October 2017   No comments

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Saucepan Kids make homemade hummus for healthier lunchbox options #parentspanel

Making Healthy Homemade Hummus

Homemade hummus is so easy to make and tastes much better than shop bought hummus, and it's cheaper too.

sugar free banana bread

Sugar-Free Banana Bread

Cut back on the sugar without cutting back on the taste with our moist and tasty banana bread. As seen on TV!

lemon ginger cold remedy

Lemon and Ginger Tea Cold Remedy

We're not claiming to have a cure for the common cold but there is something very comforting about this when you've a cold.

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.

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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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Top 13 family-friendly things to do in Costa Brava

Top 13 family-friendly things to do in Costa Brava

Costa Brava in Spain is well known for being one the first package holiday destinations. Now, 60 years later, this region is making a huge comeback. Having recently spent a week there with the kids, I can see why. National Geographic Traveler magazine included the Costa Brava in its list of the world’s twenty best tourist destinations for 2012. The secret is […]

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  13th May 2018   No comments
Groove Festival Family Weekend Ticket Giveaway

Groove Festival Family Weekend Ticket Giveaway

As we’re well into May now, it’s time to think about those sunny summer days and plan for some fun family days out. Groove Festival brought to you by Energia, isn’t just a music festival, it’s a weekend filled with something for all the family! The smallest Groovers have the Little Top, revealing theGroove World of Magical Mystery. Teen Groovers can […]

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  8th May 2018   No comments
Wow Air – Travel Guide Competition

Wow Air – Travel Guide Competition

Calling all budding Irish globetrotters: WOW air has the paid summer job of your dreams WOW air, Iceland’s low-cost airline, is offering one dynamic duo the summer of a lifetime with the launch of its new WOW air Travel Guide competition. For three months this summer, WOW air will give two people a paid job […]

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  24th April 2018   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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