Author Archive: Debbie

When Kids Throw A Dinner Party

When Kids Throw A Dinner Party

Kids throwing a dinner party conjures up images of frozen pizza and fizzy pop but when these two twelve year olds decided to cook a three course meal for their two families, there wasn’t a ready meal in sight. The first stage was the planning, what to cook for nine people? After two hours of […]

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  26th August 2015   No comments
Healthy Packed Lunch Ideas

Healthy Packed Lunch Ideas

As this school term is well underway now, I don’t know about you but I’m finding the school packed lunch every day a bit of a bind. Where possible we do try to plan ahead and make the packed lunches the night before but it doesn’t always work out that way. I knew it was […]

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  27th July 2015   No comments
Fussy Eaters – In Conversation

Fussy Eaters – In Conversation

The two youngest Saucepan Kids wanted to video themselves talking about lots of different topics that they thought were important about food and cooking which might be of interest to other children. So, we decided to start a series – In Conversation with Saucepan Kids. In their third video they talk about fussy eaters. There […]

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  26th July 2015   2 comments
School lunches – In Conversation

School lunches – In Conversation

The two youngest Saucepan Kids wanted to video themselves talking about lots of different topics that they thought were important about food and cooking which might be of interest to other children. So, we decided to start a series – In Conversation with Saucepan Kids. In their second video they talk about school lunches. There […]

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  19th June 2015   No comments
Taste of Dublin Festival 2015

Taste of Dublin Festival 2015

The kids were off on a scouts camping weekend so James and I headed off to the big schmoke to try out the ‘Taste of Dublin Festival’. We’ve not been before but we’d heard great things about it so we thought we’d pop along and see what all the fuss was about. It was located […]

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  18th June 2015   No comments
Tesco Ireland Easter baking Q&A

Tesco Ireland Easter baking Q&A

Last night the Saucepan Kids (with able assistants Mum and Dad) took over the Tesco Ireland Facebook page and Twitter profile and held a Q&A session on cooking and baking with your kids over the Easter holidays. It was a nerve wracking 90 minutes for Mum and Dad but the kids answered questions like pros, […]

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  30th March 2015   1 comment
Saucepan Kids Q&A with Tesco Ireland

Saucepan Kids Q&A with Tesco Ireland

We’re delighted to announce that Saucepan Kids are taking over! Well not the world just yet, the Tesco Ireland Twitter profile and Facebook page this Sunday March 29th 2015 from 7:30 to 9pm. We’ll be running a Q&A session where we’ll be answering your burning (ahem) questions in relation to baking with your kids over the Easter […]

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  25th March 2015   No comments
A typical week in dinners (Linky)

A typical week in dinners (Linky)

Sinéad from Bumble’s of Rice invited us to take part in her ‘A Week in Dinners’ linky so we kept note of what we had for dinner for a week and took photos (when we remembered). The idea behind this is to get a glimpse into what real families eat during the week, not just […]

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  1st February 2015   No comments