Category Archives: Recipe

The BEST and WORST time to Eat Fruits

Fruits are full of nutrients that helps our body combat against different diseases. You can mix fruits with yogurt, salt or even with salad if you like.. But, can we really have fruits any way and anytime we want to? Just like any other foods, fruits can be more damaging than beneficial if not eaten […]

Vegan & Gluten-Friendly Curried Chickpea Salad

Like all great recipes, this one started at a restaurant – I ordered a curried chickpea salad sandwich, took one bite, and knew that I needed to figure out how to make it.  It’s a very simple and low-tech recipe (I’m sure you could use a food processor for a smoother salad but I like […]

Rainbow Fruit Kebabs

Summer is upon us! And with that a delicious variety of sweet, juicy fruit is in season. These fruit kebabs are an absolute hit amongst kids! Offer your children a plain banana and it’s likely that they’re not hungry. But, offering them one of these and you’ll all of a sudden have similar cooking skills […]

Robin’s Egg Nest Treats

Here is a fun and tasty activity to do with the kiddies around Easter time! INGREDIENTS 1/4 teaspoon water 2 to 4 drops green food coloring 1/2 cup flaked coconut 3 tablespoons butter or margarine 1 package (10 oz., about 40) Marshmallows OR 4 cups Miniature Marshmallows 6 cups Kellogg’s Rice Krispies cereal Miniature Marshmallows […]

Our Favourite 10 Healthy Food Pinners

Here at Nannies On Call, we are always looking for delicious healthy meals and snacks to prepare for ourselves and our families. But the truth is we are often struggling to come up with new food ideas that are both tasty and quick & easy to prepare. This is when we turn to Pinterest for […]

Recipe Nutella Microwave Cup Cake

Do you know this moment when you are craving something sweet but you don’t or can’t leave the house? If you have some Nutella in your kitchen this could solve your problem and it’ll take only 5 minutes of your time!

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Bananas for Bananas!

I love ice cream, I mean, who doesn’t? It is a tasty treat that seems to make summer all that more…well, summery! I just cannot have very much ice cream. For a variety of reasons, one being that my tummy and dairy are not getting along as well as they used to. Enter Bananas. Bananas […]

Almond Joy Recipe

These days, allergies are everywhere! It is hard to meet anyone who is not allergic to something. Especially when working with little ones! Lately, a rise in gluten and lactose intolerance in children has left many people wondering…well, what CAN I bake for my children, or the children I nanny for? Enter GOOP. No, not […]

Best Hotcakes Ever!!

My children and family regularly ask for this for a “breakfast for supper meal” also – sometimes you just want something comforting and this is a great meal after running all over town with two kids in several sports!

Recipe: Cheezy Rice & Lentil Bake

During the winter months, hearty and warm comfort food is a staple. This Cheezy Rice & Lentil bake will definitely be a crowd pleaser! It’s delicious, filling, AND nutritious. This recipe is courtesy of the Kid Tested Fire Fighter Approved blog and is plant-based/vegan, dairy-free and gluten-free! Bonus – you can always save the leftovers […]