10 Of The Easiest Toddler Meal Recipes For Busy Working Mums

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10 Of The Easiest Toddler Meal Recipes For Busy Working Mums

 

It’s tough being a working mum with a toddler. There’s a lot to juggle including trying to find the time to cook.

Toddlers can make this extra tricky as they can be picky eaters, plus they seem to change their mind on an hourly basis as to what they like and dislike!

So it’s important that toddler meals are also tasty too. They also need to be nutritious too to help your ever growing toddler.

So I totally hear you – you’re looking for some super-duper toddler meal recipes for busy working mums to make.

Luckily I have exactly what you’ve been searching for.

Here is a great collection of quick and easy toddler meals to make that are perfect for the time conscious busy mum.

Quick being the important factor here as mums NEVER have enough time in the day!

Click on each link below to visit the original recipe to see how to make it.

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10 Easy Toddler Meal Recipes For Busy Working Mums | Family Meals For Busy Moms | Kids Meals | Easy Kids Meals For Busy Moms | Easy Meals For Working Mums

10 Easy Toddler Meal Recipes For Busy Working Mums | Family Meals For Busy Moms | Kids Meals | Easy Kids Meals For Busy Moms | Easy Meals For Working Mums

10 Easy Toddler Meal Recipes For Busy Working Mums | Family Meals For Busy Moms | Kids Meals | Easy Kids Meals For Busy Moms | Easy Meals For Working Mums

10 Easy Toddler Meal Recipes For Busy Working Mums

1 – Cheesy Carrot, Courgette & Pea Fritter Stacks (BuzyMum)

This recipe is quick to make plus includes plenty of vegetables. You can mix it up each time using different vegetables until you find a combination the kids like. There is an added bonus – these fritters are great for lunchboxes too!

Cheesy Carrot, Courgette & Pea Fritter Stacks Recipe

Cheesy Carrot, Courgette & Pea Fritter Stacks Recipe

2 – Spaghetti with Peanut Butter Tomato Sauce (Blue Bear Wood)

Yes you read that correct – peanut butter tomato sauce – I’m sure you could leave out the peanut butter if your not sure!

Spaghetti with Peanut Butter Tomato Sauce Recipe

Spaghetti with Peanut Butter Tomato Sauce Recipe

3 – Cheese and Lentil Wedges (Natural Beauty With Baby)

I love this recipe as it’s great for using during baby led weaning. The wedges are the perfect size for little hands.

Cheese and Lentil Wedges Recipes

Cheese and Lentil Wedges Recipes

4 – Sweet Potato, Spinach and Ricotta Pancakes (Sneaky-Veg)

This and many other posts on this site are fab – as the names suggests its all about sneaking veg into your meals!

Sweet Potato Spinach Ricotta Pancakes Recipe

Sweet Potato Spinach Ricotta Pancakes Recipe

5 – Pea and Pancetta Penne Pasta (Life With Mrs Lee)

Super quick and easy family friendly pasta dish. You can’t go wrong with this one all toddlers seem to like pasta.

Pea and Pancetta Penne Pasta Recipe

Pea and Pancetta Penne Pasta Recipe

6 – Sweetcorn & Chickpea Veggie Burgers (Sneaky-Veg)

You can make these in advance and keep them in the fridge before cooking.

This is ace for making them quicker to prepare when you return from work.

Sweetcorn and Chickpea Veggie Burger

Sweetcorn and Chickpea Veggie Burger Recipe

7 – Sticky Hoisin Beef Stir Fry Recipe (Tattooed Tealady)

This is incredibly quick and easy to make and great for all the family!

Stir fry is also a good idea for baby led weaning and you make many different versions easily (and quickly!)

Sticky Hoisin Beef Stir Fry Noodles Recipe

Sticky Hoisin Beef Stir Fry Noodles Recipe

8 – Tomato Mozzarella Risotto (How To Rock At Parenting)

Risotto is perfect for busy mums who are home late and don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen.

Tomato Mozzarella Risotto (How To Rock At Parenting)

Tomato Mozzarella Risotto (How To Rock At Parenting)

9 – Chicken & Sweet Potato Meatballs (Then I Became Mum)

Here are fantastic weaning recipes for working parents who don’t have time – no fancy ingredients or complicated cooking.

Chicken & Sweet Potato Meatballs ( Then I Became Mum)

10 – Utterly Delicious Toblerone Brownies (starlight and Stories)

A great pudding for your toddler that’s low on effort from you baking it.

Utterly Delicious Toblerone Brownies (starlight and Stories)

11 – Mini Tortilla Crust Pizza Recipes ( All about a mummy)

These are easy to make and a great recipe for toddlers to join in with too.

They’ll enjoy spooning in the sauce and sprinkling on some spice.

The Importance of Teaching Children and Healthy Meals and Cooking

It is important for children to learn about healthy meals and cooking.

Getting them involved from a young age can give them a life long love of food and cooking.

It can also encourage them to have a healthy relationship with food.

Kidstir offer you a monthly subscription service that provides you with hands-on kits and cook books to give your little one important life skills in the kitchen.

The latest kit offered by Kidstir is the Winter Wonder Cookies Kit

Snowball Truffles fancy looking, and  simple to make. Bake a batch of these with your kids, decorate them with sprinkles, sugar, nuts, peppermint.

Then put each in a little baggie and attach the gift tags that come in the kit – the perfect gift.

Hot Cocoa Cookies a perfect match to go with your evening hot cocoa. These cookies can be made by the dozen.

Your kids will love cutting out the star shapes and of course eating them.

Snowflake Shortbread with lots of surface area for little chefs to get creative with decorating and design they can look nice and festive.

They can made snowflakes, trees, letters, stars, moons, Santa, gift boxes, and even lots of funny faces.  

 

Includes delicious recipes and ingredients for snowball Truffles, Hot Coca Cookies and Snowflake Shortbread

Extra Reading : The Most Amazing Monthly Cooking Subscription Box For Kids

 

 

2 Comments

  1. November 30, 2017 / 3:04 pm

    really easy and so yummy

    thanks

    • November 30, 2017 / 3:22 pm

      Your welcome! Have fun trying them out 🙂

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