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Fun-filled ways to keep the kids entertained these school holidays

Have fun with the kids these school holidays by getting them in the kitchen and making our favourite kid-friendly sweet and savoury recipes. These creative, easy-to-make snacks are going to go down a treat!

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    Oreo-stuffed chocolate chip cookies

    Nothing beats fresh homemade cookies. Except homemade cookies with the hidden surprise of an Oreo in the centre. You're welcome!

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|

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    Basic sausage rolls

    You can't go wrong with this classic recipe. Whip up a batch of this tasty sausage rolls for lunch or dinner with the family. All you need is a generous dollop of tomato sauce...

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    Choc banana muffins

    The unbeatable combination of chocolate and banana is celebrated in these delicious muffins, which are packed full of real chocolate chips. These are great to make with the kids as a weekend treat or lunchbox snack.

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    Chocolate Weet-Bix custard slice

    Two Kiwi icons collide in this slice recipe! A coconut-spiked Weet-Bix base is topped with creamy custard then finished with rich chocolate icing. Cut into squares and serve at your next sweet event

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    Mum's Afghan biscuits

    Nici Wickes shares her mum's winning recipe for classic Afghan biscuits. Add a liberal dollop of chocolate icing and top each with half a walnut for a true taste of New Zealand

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|

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    Cheesy ham and pineapple muffins

    Hawaiian pizza fans with love this cheesy ham and pineapple muffin recipe. Pop in lunchboxes or enjoy as a delicious afternoon tea treat

    Woman's Day|

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    Toasted marshmallow s'more

    This American classic campfire sweet treat is believed to have been so-named due to the cries of "some more"! They come in many shapes and sizes. This version uses marshmallows and caramel-filled chocolate. Yum!

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    Banana split brownies

    The humble banana is the key to creating this banana split brownie recipe. Chocolate brownies are topped with caramelised bananas, peanut praline and whipped cream to create the perfect sweet treat

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    Iced Nutella milkshakes with caramel popcorn topping

    Love Nutella? This Nutella milkshake recipe is a dream come true! Lush, creamy and packed with chocolatey, hazelnutty goodness, this shake is delish served with whipped cream and caramel popcorn


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    Hotdog stand

    These hotdogs are an easy-to-make meal that the kids will go crazy for! Frankfurters are sandwiched in a soft bun with bacon, cheese and jalapenos... delicious!

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    Soft pretzels

    Get inventive in the kitchen this weekend with these deliciously soft pretzels. Finish by garnishing with your favourite toppings for a delicious dessert or treat!

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