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Care and consideration have been taken to ensure that the children are provided with a healthy and well-balanced diet. All the meals are home cooked by our cook and prepared each day using fresh ingredients.

Little Steps caters for all dietary needs. Parents should inform the nursery of any special requirements or changes to their child’s diet.

Week 1

Monday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Bagels [1, 2]

Lunch

Homemade Vegetable Sauce, Courgette, Garlic, Onion, Cabbage, Beetroot, Passata. Pasta Twirls, Grated Cheese [1, 2, 8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Wholemeal Toast, 'Free From' Spread, Baked Beans, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 11]

Tuesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Tuna Fish Quiche, New Potatoes, Peas, Carrots, Mayonnaise [1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Cheese & Vegetable Quiche, New Potatoes, Peas, Carrots, Mayonnaise [1, 2, 6, 8, 9]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Mini Jacket Potatoes, Cottage Cheese, Coleslaw, Mixed Pepper Sticks, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit [6, 8, 9]

Wednesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Bagels [1, 2]

Lunch

Sausage Casserole, Passata, Sweet Potato, Carrots, Peas, Mashed Potatoes [1, 2]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Vegetarian Sausage Casserole, Passata, Sweet Potato, Carrots, Peas, Mashed Potatoes [1, 2, 6]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Toasted Muffins, Egg Mayonnaise, Cheese Slices, 'Free From' Spread, Cucumber & Tomato Chunks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Thursday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Croissant [1, 2, 6, 8]

Lunch

Shredded Chicken, Homemade Tomato & Vegetable Sauce, Runner Beans, New Potatoes

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Quorn Chicken Style Pieces, Homemade Tomato & Vegetable Sauce, Runner Beans, New Potatoes [6]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Vegetable Soup, Bread Rolls, Cream Cheese, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Friday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Toasted Fruit Bread [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Cauliflower & Broccoli Cheese Bake, Baked Beans [8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Crackers, Mashed Sardines, 'Free From' Spread, Cucumber & Mixed Pepper Sticks, Tomatoes Chunks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 7, 8]

Dietary Requirements Notice

Meal alternatives are provided according to dietary requirements on an individual basis.

Allergen key

  • [1] Gluten
  • [2] Wheat
  • [3] Rye
  • [4] Barley
  • [5] Celery
  • [6] Eggs
  • [7] Fish
  • [8] Milk
  • [9] Mustard
  • [10] Sesame
  • [11] Soya

Week 2

Monday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Croissant [1, 2, 6, 8]

Lunch

Pasta Salad, Cheese Slices, Tuna Fish, Sweetcorn, Peppers, Cucumber, Mayonnaise [1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Hummus, Tzatziki, Cheese & Chive Dip, Warm Pitta Bread, Carrot, Cucumber & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 8, 10]

Tuesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Toasted Fruit Bread [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Lamb Shepherd’s Pie, Onions, Garlic, Sweet Potato Mash. Cabbage, Sweetcorn [1, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Quorn Mince Shepherd’s Pie, Onions, Garlic, Sweet Potato Mash. Cabbage, Sweetcorn [1, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Crackers, Egg Mayonnaise, Cream Cheese, Cucumber & Tomato Chunks, Fresh Fruit [2, 6, 8, 9]

Wednesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Spanish Rice, Passata, Carrot & Parsnip Sauce, Peas, Peppers, Sweetcorn, Flaked Salmon [7]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Spanish Rice, Passata, Carrot & Parsnip Sauce, Peas, Peppers, Sweetcorn, Grated Cheese [8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Banana Bread, Cheese Slices, Carrot, Cucumber & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 8, 11]

Thursday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Bagels [1, 2]

Lunch

Fruity Caribbean Chicken, Mango, Butternut Squash, Pineapple, Passata, Curry Powder, Cumin, Cinnamon, Turmeric, Couscous [1, 2]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Fruity Caribbean Quorn Chicken Fillets, Mango, Butternut Squash, Pineapple, Passata, Curry Powder, Cumin, Cinnamon, Turmeric, Couscous [1, 2, 6]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Savoury Croissants, Grated Cheese, Tomato & Cucumber Chunks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 8]

Friday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Cheesy Butternut Squash, Penne, Crème Fraiche [1, 2, 6, 8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Crumpets, Cream Cheese, Hummus, 'Free From' Spread, Carrot, Cucumber & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 8, 10, 11]

Dietary Requirements Notice

Meal alternatives are provided according to dietary requirements on an individual basis.

Allergen key

  • [1] Gluten
  • [2] Wheat
  • [3] Rye
  • [4] Barley
  • [5] Celery
  • [6] Eggs
  • [7] Fish
  • [8] Milk
  • [9] Mustard
  • [10] Sesame
  • [11] Soya

Week 3

Monday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Croissant [1, 2, 6, 8]

Lunch

Homemade Vegetable Sauce, Courgette, Garlic, Onion, Cabbage, Beetroot, Passata. Pasta Twirls, Grated Cheese [1, 2, 8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Warm Boiled Eggs, Toast Fingers, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 11]

Tuesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Mild Fruity Chicken Curry, Pineapple, Mango, Passata, Onion, Garlic, Curry Powder, Rice

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Mild Vegetable Quorn Curry, Carrots, Sweetcorn, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Pineapple, Mango, Passata, Onion, Garlic, Curry Powder, Rice [6]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Sardines, Hummus, Tzatziki, Cheese & Chive Dip, Warm Pitta Bread, Carrot, Cucumber & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 10]

Wednesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Bagels [1, 2]

Lunch

Vegetable Lasagne, Courgette, Mixed Peppers, Broccoli, Carrots, Parsnip, Passata, Cheese [1, 2, 8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Baked Potatoes, Baked Beans, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit

Thursday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Toasted Fruit Bread [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Lamb Meat Balls, Grated Parsnip & Carrot, Homemade Garlic, Sweet Pepper, Passata & Sauce, Rice

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Quorn Meat Balls, Grated Parsnip & Carrot, Homemade Garlic, Sweet Pepper, & Passata Sauce, Rice [6]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Homemade Sweet Potato Soup, Bread Rolls, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Friday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Tuna & Potato Fish Cakes, Carrots, Sweetcorn, Peas, Sweet Pepper & Tomato Sauce [7]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Cheese & Potato Cakes, Carrots, Sweetcorn, Peas, Sweet Pepper & Tomato Sauce [8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Homemade Mini Muffin, Cheese & Tomato Pizza, Cucumber Chunks & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 8, 11]

Dietary Requirements Notice

Meal alternatives are provided according to dietary requirements on an individual basis.

Allergen key

  • [1] Gluten
  • [2] Wheat
  • [3] Rye
  • [4] Barley
  • [5] Celery
  • [6] Eggs
  • [7] Fish
  • [8] Milk
  • [9] Mustard
  • [10] Sesame
  • [11] Soya

Week 4

Monday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Bagels [1, 2]

Lunch

Pasta Salad, Cheese Slices, Tuna Fish, Sweetcorn, Peppers, Cucumber, Mayonnaise [1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Savoury Croissants, Grated Cheese, Tomato & Cucumber Chunks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 8]

Tuesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Croissant [1, 2, 6, 8]

Lunch

Sausage Casserole, Passata, Sweet Potato, Carrots, Peas, Mashed Potatoes [1, 2]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Vegetarian Sausage Casserole, Passata, Sweet Potato, Carrots, Peas, Mashed Potatoes [1, 2, 6]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Toasted Muffins, Egg Mayonnaise, Cheese Slices, 'Free From' Spread, Cucumber & Tomato Chunks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Wednesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Tuna Fish Quiche, New Potatoes, Peas, Carrots, Mayonnaise [1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Cheese & Vegetable Quiche, New Potatoes, Peas, Carrots, Mayonnaise [1, 2, 6, 8, 9]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Mini Jacket Potatoes, Cottage Cheese, Coleslaw, Mixed Pepper Sticks, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit [6, 8, 9]

Thursday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Toasted Fruit Bread [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Cauliflower & Broccoli Cheese Bake, Baked Beans [8]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Quorn Chicken Style Pieces, Homemade Tomato & Vegetable Sauce, Runner Beans, New Potatoes [6]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Crackers, Hummus, 'Free From' Spread, Cucumber & Mixed Pepper Sticks, Tomatoes Chunks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 8, 10]

Friday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Croissant [1, 2, 6, 8]

Lunch

Shredded Chicken, Homemade Tomato & Vegetable Sauce, Runner Beans, New Potatoes

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Vegetable Soup, Bread Rolls, Cream Cheese, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Dietary Requirements Notice

Meal alternatives are provided according to dietary requirements on an individual basis.

Allergen key

  • [1] Gluten
  • [2] Wheat
  • [3] Rye
  • [4] Barley
  • [5] Celery
  • [6] Eggs
  • [7] Fish
  • [8] Milk
  • [9] Mustard
  • [10] Sesame
  • [11] Soya

Week 5

Monday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Homemade Vegetable Sauce, Courgette, Garlic, Onion, Cabbage, Beetroot, Passata. Pasta Twirls, Grated Cheese [1, 2, 8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Sardines, Hummus, Tzatziki, Cheese & Chive Dip, Warm Pitta Bread, Carrot, Cucumber & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 10]

Tuesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Croissant [1, 2, 6, 8]

Lunch

Spanish Rice, Passata, Carrot & Parsnip Sauce, Peas, Peppers, Sweetcorn, Flaked Salmon [7]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Spanish Rice, Passata, Carrot & Parsnip Sauce, Peas, Peppers, Sweetcorn, Grated Cheese [8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Banana Bread, Cheese Slices, Carrot, Cucumber & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 8, 11]

Wednesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Toasted Fruit Bread [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Lamb Shepherd’s Pie, Onions, Garlic, Sweet Potato Mash. Cabbage, Sweetcorn [1, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Quorn Mince Shepherd’s Pie, Onions, Garlic, Sweet Potato Mash. Cabbage, Sweetcorn [1, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Crackers, Mackerel, Mayonnaise, Cream Cheese, Cucumber & Tomato Chunks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Thursday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Bagels [1, 2]

Lunch

Cheesy Butternut Squash, Penne, Crème Fraiche [1, 2, 6, 8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Crumpets, Cream Cheese, Hummus, 'Free From' Spread, Carrot, Cucumber & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 8, 10, 11]

Friday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Fruity Caribbean Chicken, Mango, Butternut Squash, Pineapple, Passata, Curry Powder, Cumin, Cinnamon, Turmeric, Couscous [1, 2]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Fruity Caribbean Quorn Chicken Fillets, Mango, Butternut Squash, Pineapple, Passata, Curry Powder, Cumin, Cinnamon, Turmeric, Couscous [1, 2, 6]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Savoury Croissants, Grated Cheese, Tomato & Cucumber Chunks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 8]

Dietary Requirements Notice

Meal alternatives are provided according to dietary requirements on an individual basis.

Allergen key

  • [1] Gluten
  • [2] Wheat
  • [3] Rye
  • [4] Barley
  • [5] Celery
  • [6] Eggs
  • [7] Fish
  • [8] Milk
  • [9] Mustard
  • [10] Sesame
  • [11] Soya

Week 6

Monday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Croissant [1, 2, 6, 8]

Lunch

Homemade Vegetable Sauce, Courgette, Garlic, Onion, Cabbage, Beetroot, Passata. Pasta Twirls, Grated Cheese [1, 2, 8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Warm Boiled Eggs, Toast Fingers, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 11]

Tuesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Bagels [1, 2]

Lunch

Sausage Casserole, Passata, Sweet Potato, Carrots, Peas, Mashed Potatoes [1, 2]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Vegetarian Sausage Casserole, Passata, Sweet Potato, Carrots, Peas, Mashed Potatoes [1, 2, 6]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Baked Potatoes, Baked Beans, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit

Wednesday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Mild Fruity Chicken Curry, Pineapple, Mango, Passata, Onion, Garlic, Curry Powder, Rice

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Mild Vegetable Quorn Curry, Carrots, Sweetcorn, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Pineapple, Mango, Passata, Onion, Garlic, Curry Powder, Rice [6]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Sardines, Hummus, Tzatziki, Cheese & Chive Dip, Warm Pitta Bread, Carrot, Cucumber & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 10]

Thursday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Wholemeal Toast [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Tuna & Potato Fish Cakes, Carrots, Sweetcorn, Peas, Sweet Pepper & Tomato Sauce [7]

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Cheese & Potato Cakes, Carrots, Sweetcorn, Peas, Sweet Pepper & Tomato Sauce [8]

Pudding

Fresh Fruit

Tea

Homemade Mini Muffin, Cheese & Tomato Pizza, Cucumber Chunks & Red Pepper Sticks, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 8, 11]

Friday

Breakfast

Weetabix, Cornflakes, Shreddies, Bite Size Shredded Wheat, Toasted Fruit Bread [1, 2, 11]

Lunch

Lamb Meat Balls, Grated Parsnip & Carrot, Homemade Garlic, Sweet Pepper, Passata & Sauce, Rice

Lunch (Vegetarian alternative)

Quorn Meat Balls, Grated Parsnip & Carrot, Homemade Garlic, Sweet Pepper, & Passata Sauce, Rice [6]

Pudding

Yoghurt [8]

Tea

Homemade Sweet Potato Soup, Bread Rolls, 'Free From' Spread, Fresh Fruit [1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11]

Dietary Requirements Notice

Meal alternatives are provided according to dietary requirements on an individual basis.

Allergen key

  • [1] Gluten
  • [2] Wheat
  • [3] Rye
  • [4] Barley
  • [5] Celery
  • [6] Eggs
  • [7] Fish
  • [8] Milk
  • [9] Mustard
  • [10] Sesame
  • [11] Soya