Pictured above in Neven Maguire’s new cookery school in Blacklion, Co Cavan are the 6 winners of the First 1000 Days Parents Recipe competition alongside First 1000 Days ambassador Neven Maguire and dietitian Michelle Gray.
The winners enjoyed as their prize a full day ‘Cooking for Family and Friends’ style cookery course in Neven’s new cookery school followed by an overnight stay in the Farnham Estate Hotel.
The recipe competition ran from May 2014 to September 2014. Parents were asked to submit a tried and tested nutrient rich recipe suitable during one of the following stages: Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, Weaning or Toddler which was rich in one or more of the following: calcium, omega 3, iron and vitamin D.
We received so many great entries from all over the country but finally we had the 6 winning recipes.
The 6 winners were;
Michelle Kirk from Louth
Bernadette Renehan from Meath
Pregnancy/Breastfeeding recipe – Beef & Avocado Salad
Denise Kidd from Dublin
Weaning recipe – Easy Peasy Fish Supper
Michelle Gayer from Cork
Pregnancy/Breastfeeding recipe – Summer Pasta
Joanne Leonard from Meath
Pregnancy/Breastfeeding recipe – Linguine with Salmon & Spinach
Caitriona Cashell from Kildare
Weaning recipe – Chicken, Sweet Potato & Carrot Purée