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  • Favourite family soups

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-07-18 16:50:02.074

    Recipes for four favourite family soups are available on the Healthy Kids website. https://www.healthykids.org.nz/eat/articles/favourite-family-soups

  • Fresh vs Frozen: Save time and money by buying frozen vegetables

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-06-28 15:42:53.4

    lovefoodhatewaste.co.nz compared the cost of fresh versus frozen vegetables based on prices at Countdown online supermarket. They find that frozen…

  • Easy meals with vegetables (videos and fact sheets)

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-06-25 12:55:49.735

    These videos and fact sheet resources have been developed, in partnership with vegetables.co.nz and Heart Foundation. They show basic storage,…

  • Eight ways to cut the junk food

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-05-30 10:19:00.889

    Having a treat from time to time is part of a balanced approach to eating and living well. The Heart…

  • 8 ways with pumpkin

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-05-01 17:23:15.464

    Buying a whole pumpkin can be a cost-effective way to feed your family. But unless you have lots of mouths…

  • 8 ways with feijoas

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-05-01 17:22:08.45

    Do you have so many feijoas that you don’t know what to do with them? Here are some ideas for…

  • 8 ideas for less-than-perfect apples

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-04-19 10:09:25.169

    "It can be hard to beat the simple pleasure of biting into a crisp apple. But what about the less-than-perfect…

  • 8 ways with broccoli stalks

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-04-19 09:48:19.474

    From pesto to pasta, salads to empanadas, there are so many ways to eat broccoli stalks. Broccoli stalks are often…

  • 8 ways with bread crusts

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-04-19 09:46:34.129

    The next time your children refuse to eat their crusts, don’t throw them away. Try one of these recipes to…

  • Topping ideas for baking

    posted by WM Admin on 2018-03-21 13:47:47.681

    These topping ideas are healthier than icing, but still look and taste great. http://s3-ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com/hfweb-fuelled-for-life/uploads/resources/makesheet-topping-ideas.pdf

  • Easy meals with vegetables - Silverbeet

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-11-29 16:24:47.069

    These resources have been developed in partnership with vegetables.co.nz and the Heart Foundation. They show basic storage, preparation and cooking…

  • Easy meals with vegetables - Pumpkin

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-11-29 16:22:46.608

    These resources have been developed in partnership with vegetables.co.nz and the Heart Foundation. They show basic storage, preparation and cooking…

  • Healthier options with instant noodles

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-11-15 23:09:39.949

    Instant noodles are convenient and cheap, but can be high in energy and salt. This flyer gives three tips to…

  • Snack Facts

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-10-27 17:20:14.885

    Bite sized bits about snacks, published by Taranaki DHB. Learn how much sugar and fat is in snacks and how…

  • Creative corn crackers and chip swap

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-10-02 17:06:36.544

    Make after school snacks creative and fun - let kids decorate their corn crackers. This tip sheet, published by Community…

  • Top tips for fussy eaters (Heart Foundation)

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-09-29 15:34:11.531

    It is common for children to go through phases where they refuse to try new foods. Here are some practical…

  • Vegetables made easy - Kūmara

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-08-09 09:55:56.005

    These resources have been developed in partnership with vegetables.co.nz and show basic storage, preparation and cooking techniques for common vegetables.…

  • Vegetables made easy - Carrots

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-08-09 09:54:45.831

    These resources have been developed in partnership with vegetables.co.nz and show basic storage, preparation and cooking techniques for common vegetables.…

  • Ways with skins and stalks

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-07-21 11:34:41.164

    Often when we use vegetables in cooking we throw away the stalks and skins. A good way to save money…

  • Connect with food, whānau and community (poster)

    posted by WM Admin on 2017-07-10 14:02:09.347

    Tips on sharing food ideas with your community. Healthy Nibbles are regularly produced by Nutrition and Physical Activity staff at…