All meals are home made and fresh. I endeavour to use organic and free range eggs and meat.
I do not make up portions and freeze them.
I have attended Healthy Eating and Food Hygiene Courses.
I have been awarded 5 Stars by Environmental Health and asked to pilot the new Heartbeat Award http://www.northantsfoodsafety.co.uk/northamptonshire-heartbeat-award.php
Snacks and drinks are available throughout the day and are included in my fees.
Breakfast is served between 7.30am and 8am, Lunch is between 12pm and 1pm, Dinner is between 4pm and 5pm
Snacks consist of fresh fruit, biscuits,dried fruit, raw vegetables and dips, cake, crumpets, toast etc
Fresh fruit and water is readily available throughout the day
All after school children are offered sandwiches, toast, hot crumpets, hot cross buns or similar.
A 2 course hot dinner is available for £2.00
Drinks are either water, milk, squash or fruit juice
I am happy to cater for all diets. I have previously catered for Gluten free diets, Vegetarian, Diabetic and my own son has a nut intolerance.
I am also happy if you wish to provide your own meals and snacks for your child as children may prefer this.
I do not provide baby formula and would ask you to provide this, I am also happy to use breast milk if you provide this.
Below I have listed some sample meals we may have in a typical week
cornflakes and strawberries and toast/fruit juice/milk
|pitta breads with ham or cheese, raw carrots and cucumber, yoghurt or fruit||Turkey Tagine with Couscous then yoghurt|
|TUE||weetabix and banana and toast/fruit juice/milk||ham and mashed potato and jelly or fruit||Meatballs with rice then apple pie and custard|
|WED||croissants and toast/fruit juice/milk||scrambled egg on toast then yoghurt or fruit||Lamb Stew and dumplings then fruit salad|
|THUR||porridge and apricot with toast/fruit juice/milk||spaghetti on toast then jelly or fruit||Spaghetti bolognese then ice cream|
|FRI||coco pops and toast/fruit juice/milk||noodles and chicken then yoghurt or fruit||Chicken Risotto then angel delight or fruit|