Have you checked out Loblaws Baby and You Facebook page yet? If not, go take a peek. Along with coupons, and giveaways, there is also some great conversation for parents.
Huggies and Loblaw’s have come together this month to bring you and your little one 2 very special recipes right in store. In Loblaw’s across the country, you and your little one can visit the store on select dates to learn how to make the following meals:
- Quinoa Pancakes for you
- Sweet and White Potato Mash for kids
For my Nova Scotia readers, here are the dates and times for the sessions:
|Tantallon||5178 St. Margaret’s Bay Rd.||Thurs, Oct 20th||11:00 AM|
|Portland St.||650 Portland St.||Mon, Oct 24th||1:00 PM|
|Antigonish||26 Market St.||Mon, Oct 24th||10:00 AM|
|Yarmouth||104 Starrs Rd.||Mon, Oct 24th||7:00 PM|
|Barrington St.||1075 Barrington Street||Tues, Oct 25th||11:00 AM|
|Jo Howe||3601 Joseph Howe Drive||Tues, Oct 25th||12:00 PM|
|New Glasgow||394 Westville Road||Wed, Oct 26th||10:00 AM|
|Windsor||P. O. Box 2467, 11 Cole Drive||Wed, Oct 26th||9:30 AM|
|Kingston||P. O. Box 580||Thurs, Oct 27th||11:00 AM|
|Bedford||1650 Bedford Highway||Thurs, Oct 27th||10:30 AM|
|Lower Sackville||745 Sackville Dr.||Thurs, Oct 27th||2:30 PM|
|Truro||46 Elm Street||Fri, Oct 28th||10:30 AM|
|New Minas||9064 Commercial Street||Wed Oct 26th||11:00 AM|
|Bridgewater||21 Davison Drive||Sun, Oct 30th||1:00 PM|
For those of you in other Provinces, check out Loblaws Baby and You page to find out when sessions will be in your city.
If you are unable to make it to a session, here are the recipies:
Sweet and White Potato Mash Ingredients:
- 1 White potato, peeled and diced
- 1 sweet potato, peeled and diced
- 1 clove of garlic, minced
- 1oz unsalted butter or olive oil
- ¼ cup milk – use breast milk or formula
- 2oz grated mild Cheddar cheeseMethod
Instructions: Pre-heat your oven to 350° F. Put the white and sheet potatoes into a saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil then cook for around 20 minutes, uncovered, until tender. Drain the potatoes, and then place them in a bowl and mash with garlic, butter and milk. Place in a baking dish and top with the cheese. Bake for around 30 minutes, until nice and brown.
Quinoa Pancakes Ingredients:
- ½ cup (125ml) PC Organics Quinoa
- ½ cup (125ml) PC Organics Whole Wheat Flour
- 2 tsp. (10ml) Baking Soda
- 2 PC Blue Menu Omega-3 Eggs – Large
- 1 cup (250ml) Milk
- ¼ cup (50ml) Melted butter
- 2 tbsp. (25ml) PC 100% Pure Maple Syrup
Instructions: In a small saucepan, bring 1 cup (250ml) of water to a boil. Add the quinoa. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer 15 minutes. Remove from Heat and let stand 5 minutes. Fluff with a fork and allow to cool. In a bowl, combine the flour, baking soda, cooled quinoa, eggs, milk, butter, and maple syrup; stir together until smooth. Spray a large nonstick frying pan with cooking spray and heat it to medium-high heat. Cook the pancakes one at a time, using ¼ cup (50ml) of batter for each. Cook 2 minutes or until the surface starts to bubble and the sides turn golden. Turn over and cook two more minutes. Serve with additional maple syrup or with PC Twice the Fruit spreads.
For those of you who attend the sessions, you will receive HUGGIES coupons and a free pair of Tiger ears – just in time for Halloween!
- 1 lucky reader is going to receive a $50 Loblaws Gift Card
“Disclosure – I am participating in the HUGGIES® Baby and You program by Mom Central Canada on behalf of Kimberly- Clark Canada. I received compensation as a thank you for my participation. The opinions on this blog are my own.”