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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.

Download our latest menu (updated March 2021)

Sample Menu

Week TwoAM SnackLunchLunch ContentsPM 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

Avocado brownies
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

Pumpkin muffins
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
Milk, water, fruit and bread available daily
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.