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Cautionary Tales For Children
Wonderful witty poems great for reading to your children. The stories and rhymes will stay with them for the rest of their lives.

Research has shown how important YOU are to your children and how as a dad the things you do, and keep on doing, really count, whether you live with them, or you are a single dad and are only able see them once a month, once a week or more, what you do really matters. This site is dedicated to all dads but will be of special relevance to the single dad. Remember, you are half the reason your children exist and they need you whether you live with them or not. As their dad, you have what it takes to make their lives successful and fulfilling no matter how often you see them. This site is about all the positive things that we as parents have to offer our children.
Easy-to-cook meals a chef would be proud of
Have you ever wondered why all the most famous chefs are men? Itís probably not because men are naturally great cooks, but rather because men are able to take risks, experiment and create fantastic things out of thin air. All of which is a important part of creating magic while cooking Even if you have never have cooked before, or only occasionally, you now owe it to yourself and your children to get making food in the kitchen rather than going out to the fast food restaurant and joining the end of the burger-bar-dads queue.

easy to make jam tart

Time for some magic in the kitchen.
Cooking at home is cheaper and of course, much better for you and the kids than ready meals, and youíd be amazed how easy it is to knock up a wonderful meal in less time than it would take to go out, and still have enough to freeze for lunch on another day.
. . . We have put together some simple recipes with very easy to follow instructions and basic ingredients, designed specifically for you and your children to enjoy. For example, Baked Bean Con Carne, a favourite with my kids, is great because it has no bits or pips (because the recipe uses passata (sieved tomato) in place of the normal tinned variety) in fact it doesn't have any chili in it. Always make more than you need and freeze the extra in small bags or pots ready for you to heat up in the microwave another day; perfect for a jacket potato or tortilla wrap snack.
. . . If you roll your sleeves up and try it, youíll find that cooking is fantastic fun. Not only that, but both boys and girls love helping out with cooking and on youíll find some easy, quick result recipes perfect for you cook together with your children. If you try it out and like it, youíll find the web has thousands of cookery websites with recipes for very conceivable kind of food and meal, and you can even order the ingredients to be delivered to your door if you're pushed for time.

easy to make jam tart instructions recipe

All our recipes have easy to follow, quick to download, pictorial instructions, so that you can do them with your kids.
. . . If youíre entertaining on a budget, then cooking a meal for your guests is a great way to make a real impression and without having to spend loads of money in an expensive restaurant. Our meal recipes are so easy that you can even cook them in front of your guests which is a good way to break the ice especially if you can get them involved in some of the preparation.

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Cooking with your kids
Rice Krispie cake
Kids love cooking. Our recipes are illustrated and so simple to follow, making it really easy for you and your children to cook together. Encourage them to read the recipe and gently help then solve any problems that come up. Make sure they go back to the instructions and check that they have the right stuff and are doing things in the right order. Itís lovely when they feel in charge of something and begin to see how they can solve problems.

jam tarts

Cooking with your kids is an important thing to do. It gives them a real sense of achievement and satisfaction, while teaching them some very useful life skills; measuring, estimating, following instructions to achieve a result, dealing with some limited forms of danger (i.e. the hot stove or oven), and gives them confidence and the knowledge that they can prepare food, which is, after all, one of lifeís basic requirements.


What could be a better way to spend an afternoon? Your place gets filled with that gorgeous smell of baking, you and your kids have a great time together, exploring the world of cooking and you all get to eat some tasty treat when itís all over, just in time for tea.
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