Healthy Eating at Little Dreams Nursery
Little Dreams Nursery will provide a high standard of healthy meals using quality ingredients. Your child will receive a two course lunch which is prepared by our cook using fresh ingredients on a daily basis. Please see our sample menu below.
|Week Two||AM Snack||Lunch||Lunch Contents||PM Snack|
Pancakes Water / Milk Fruit
|Tuna & sweetcorn Pasta bake & garlic bread|
Melon & mango melody
|Penne pasta, sweetcorn, onion, peas, cornflour, butter, milk, tuna Garlic bread|
Honeydew melon, galia melon, watermelon, mango
Fruit loaf Water / Milk Fruit
Toast Water / Milk Fruit
|Jacket potato with beans & cheese, salad and Cous Cous|
Frozen berry yoghurt
|Jacket potatoes, beans, cheese, tomato, lettuce, cucumber, cous cous.|
Fat free greek yoghurt, frozen berries, honey
Fairy cakes Water / Milk Fruit
Oatcakes & cheese Water / Milk Fruit
|Boiled egg curry, rice & naan bread|
Chocolate raspberry muffins
|Tomatoes, onion, coriander, mild chilli powder, eggs, mild curry paste, rice, naan bread|
wholewheat flour, baking soda, butter, eggs, vanilla extract, greek yoghurt, milk, raspberries, chocolate chips.
Crumpet & spread Water / Milk Fruit
Digestive Fruit salad, Water / Milk
|Mince, tatties and vegetable|
|Turkey mince, tatties, onions, carrots, peas, gravy|
avocado, apple sauce, syrup, vanilla extract, eggs, coconut flour, cocoa powder, baking soda.
Rice Krispies Water / Milk Fruit
Fruit scone Water / Milk Fruit
|Chicken soup with crunchy vegetables and crusty bread|
|Chicken, vegetable stock, onions, leeks, brocolli, carrots, cabbage, french beans. Crusty bread.|
Eggs, butter, pumpkin puree, oil, vanilla extract, wholewheat flour, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda, pumpkin pie spice
Crispbread & cheese Water / Milk Fruit
The 0-2’s room will have a supply of age appropriate baby snacks that will be used should the snack options not be suitable.
All meals are homemade and freshly prepared every day.
Vegetarian Options available daily.
Please note, that the menus within the nursery are highlighted with their allergens for each meal or snack.
We are all aware of the importance of diet and exercise to maintain a healthy lifestyle. The children receive a morning and afternoon snack where fresh fruit and/or vegetables are always offered.
Other examples of snack foods are: cheese, breadsticks, toast, cereal, rice cakes, crackers, pancakes, with milk or water to drink. Snack and lunch menus are displayed on notice boards in all the nursery playrooms.