Siúcra’s Mini Bug Buns

Siúcra Mini Bug Buns Baking is the perfect way to spend quality time with your children over the Easter break, allowing them to create something that they can feel proud of and that tastes delicious! Your budding bakers will love helping to make Siúcra’s Mini Bug Buns and the exciting icing craft work that will […]

St Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Cake!

This St Patrick’s Day Leprechaun cake. comes to us from the lovely Louise Lennox, who many of you will know from TV3’s The Restaurant and Seven O’Clock show. This is a fun cake you can make with your children and for video tutorials, go to http://foodoppi.com/ Ingredients Shopping List – for Leprechaun pattern • 1 […]

Chocolate Mug Cake

Chocolate Mug Cakes with a Vanilla and Orange Mascarpone Topping Makes 2 small mugs or cups. This recipe comes to us compliments of Catherine Fulvio and Whirlpool. Use the microwave with this very quick and easy dessert. Ingredients 4 tbsp plain flour 3 tbsp caster sugar 3 tbsp cocoa powder 1 egg 3 tbsp milk […]

Banana & Walnut Muffins

Yummy banana muffins with walnuts as optional for nut lovers (can be made without nuts for anyone who prefers to leave them out) Ingredients 250g self raising flour 180g caster sugar 1 egg 2 bananas Pinch salt 120g butter (vegetable oil can be used instead of butter if preferred) Spoonful maple syrup (optional) I handful […]

Ghoulish Choccy Apples

Makes 4 Ingredients Dr. Oetker Scotbloc Milk Chocolate Flavour Covering 4 apples 4 lolly sticks Instructions To decorate Dr. Oetker White Mini Marshmallows Dr. Oetker Designer Icing Method 1. Wash and pat dry 4 eating apples and remove stalks. Carefully push a lolly stick into each apple. 2. Melt 200g of Scotbloc Milk Chocolate Flavour […]

Strawberry Pavlova

Simple but yummy treat to make with the kids for after your Sunday roast!, Ingredients 6 egg whites 250g Caster sugar, 250mls of double cream. Lots of strawberries!( at least 2 large punnets) Instructions Preheat your oven to 140 degree’s.Slowly begin to beat your egg white’s until they are foamy, then increase the speed on […]

Halloween Bat Wings

Parents might think it a bit disgusting because of the colour but it’s healthy and really appeals to kids! By: Minichefs Ingredients 15 Chicken Wings 1 Large Clove Garlic 3 Tablespoons Muscovado Sugar 3 Tablespoons Light Soy Sauce OR Worcester Sauce 3 Tablespoons Tomato Puree 2 Tablespoons Runny Honey Black, Blue & Green Food Colouring […]

Lunch Box Slices

Healthy Lunch Box Options! Ingredients 5 oz butter 3 Tbsp golden syrup 3 oz sugar 7 oz. Cheerios or Oat Cheerios 1 oz. Sunflower seeds 1 oz. Pumpkin seeds Instructions Preheat oven to 190C or 375 F, grease a shallow baking dish with oil. Melt butter, golden syrup and sugar. Stir into the Cheerios, mixing […]

Strawberry Fun!

This is a great way to get kids to eat strawberries. Ingredients Strawberries White & dark chocolate Instructions Take a strawberry and decorate with white and dark chocolate. Contributed By: Sally, Dunleer

Rice Krispy Treats

No cooking required! Melt butter in the microwave. Ingredients 3 tablespoons margarine or butter 1 package (about 40) regular marshmallows or 4 cups miniature marshmallows 6 cups Rice Crispy cereal Instructions 1. Melt margarine in large saucepan over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat. Add caramel topping, stirring until […]