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Kiddy Meals #2 - Milk-less Pancakes

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J loves his McDonalds pancakes, and so I thought why not make some for him on Saturday morning since I had most of the ingredients at home. Well... almost all except milk. So, I made a quick search online on some pancake recipe without milk, and this is what I came up with. My prata looking pancake that got more interest from the Hub, than the boy. Oh well... at least someone appreciates it. Recipe: 2 cups of all purpose flour 4 tsps of baking powder 2 tbsp of fine sugar (you can vary the amount used here based on how sweet you want them to be ) A pinch of salt 2 tbsp oil (or butter) 2 cups of water 2 eggs Method: 1)  Mix the dry and wet ingredients separately 2) Once well mixed, slowly introduce the wet ingredients into the dry one.  3) Mix them well, till there are no lumps, and leave the mixture to rest for 5 to 10 minutes.  4) Heat up the pan, and you are on the way to having a great wholesome brekkie.  The man actually likes his pancake

Kiddy Meals #1 - Easy Peachy Tofu Rice

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Working full time means I don't get to cook wholesome meals for the boy everyday. While I am grateful to the MIL for cooking porridge with the freshest ingredients for her precious grandson, I am sensing the mini food muncher we have at home is getting a tad bored with the same ol' food served at the dinner table. So, when I get a chance to, I will fix up some quick and simple meal for this boy who has an affinity with anything that spells F-O-O-D. Here's what he had for lunch last Sunday - Peach & Tofu with Rice This is very simple to make and all you need is a steamer. My trusty steamer is a life saver where I cook 70% of J's meals with it, 1) Silken Tofu, cubed. 2) Peach x 1, peeled and sliced. Put both the tofu and the peach slices into a bowl and leave it to steam for about 15 to 20 minutes Once done, top them onto a bowl of rice and serve. If your child needs something softer, you can puree the peach after steaming before drizzling the pure