Mallorca with Kids

Mallorca with kids - a family friendly destination in close reach of the UK

Over the summer we were lucky enough to visit Mallorca in the Mediterranean with a James Villas holiday exploring Pollensa the nearest town to the villa and some other areas away from the normal tourist attractions.

About Mallorca

Mallorca or Majorca is one of the Balearic islands (also includes […]

Chicken Pie in a pot recipe

Chicken pie in a pot recipe

This is one of our favourite Saturday Night meals – Chicken Pie in a Pot, it’s loosely based on the Chicken, Mushroom and Bacon recipe from Nigella’s Express Cook book but we’ve heavily adapted it for us.


Serves 2

2 Chicken Breasts 1 Large Onion […]

Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Toasted pumpkin seeds

Toasted pumpkins seeds are a healthy alternative to peanuts and perfect to make just after Halloween, especially if like us your kids decorated the pumpkins rather than carved them so you still have the seeds inside.

Ingredients for Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin Seeds 1 cal Spary Rock Salt

Recipe […]

Simple Sausage Tray Bake

simple sausage tray bake recipe

Getting different dishes into the kids over time can be a challenge and trying to mix something that they like and are willing to eat regularly with new food is one of the things so whilst there is lots of different vegetables in the market we’re trying a simple sausage tray bake.


Cherry Fruit Scones Recipe

Cherry Fruit Scones Recipe

Being English scones are one of our favourite cakes – I know it’s stereotypical but they are easy to make and do taste delicious. Although none of the kids or my husband will eat cheese scones I do like trying different flavours and these Cherry Scones were a big hit with the kids perfect for […]

Growing Carrots from Seeds

Growing Carrots from Seeds with Kids - Growing Green Fingered Kids

The garden is warming up and we’ve started planting out in the beds. Some carrots seem a perfect idea as both of my kids will eat them so with 2 varieties – an Early and a Autumn we should be covered throughout the year (we’ll get some more to plant in Autumn to overwinter).