Tips - 29 January 2024
Bring back their appetite with new school lunch ideas for Term 1! We thought you may need a bit of inspiration as you head into the new school year.
Here at Camp Australia, we’re all for healthy eating and making lunches fun and enjoyable for children. Cooking is one of the favourite activities children enjoy at Your OSHC. They love to get hands-on and whip up a range of foods that are yummy, healthy and easy to make!
Let us share some of the most popular recipes from Your OSHC that you can try at home. They’re perfect for school lunches or morning tea!
Penne Pasta with Broccoli
1 bag of pasta
1 bunch of broccoli
2 tablespoons of Nuttlelex butter
½ teaspoon of thyme
¼ of chopped onion
¼ teaspoon of crushed garlic
2 tablespoons of olive oil
Salt and pepper
3 cups of self-rising flour
1 tablespoon of egg replacer
1 cup of cooking oil
1 cup of sugar
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
1 ½ teaspoon of baking powder
Spaghetti & Baked Bean Bites (serves 12)
Pita bread (or sandwich bread with no crust)
Tin of reduced salt spaghetti and/or baked beans
Singapore Style Noodles (serves 15)
6 cakes of rice vermicelli noodles
2 cups of diced vegetables
1 tin of beans (chick peas or kidney beans)
1 tin of corn
75g of honey
½ teaspoon of ground coriander
½ teaspoon of ground cumin
½ teaspoon of ground cinnamon
1 tin of tomatoes (optional)
We hope you and your children enjoy making these tummy recipes. For some more ideas, try these healthy snack ideas too!
If your child is getting ready to start school check out our top tips to help with the transition.