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MINI HIPPO IMPORTS PRIDES ITSELF ON BEING AT THE FOREFRONT OF WHAT’S NEW, FUNCTIONAL, VERSATILE AND DOWNRIGHT COOL WHEN IT COMES TO THE NEEDS OF THE MODERN PARENT.

May 2018

Kidgredients’ mini cheese and spinach savoury tarts!

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We can always count on Kylie from @kidgredients to deliver the most delicious, nutritious snacks, which is why we’re teaming up with her to bring you guys an exciting new recipe from her archives, every single month! On the menu this month – Kylie’s mini cheese and spinach savoury tarts. Kid-friendly and uber-tasty, we can’t get enough! Read on for the recipe… Every parent knows that getting kids to eat their veggies is about as hard as getting them to sleep before 7pm when they’ve skipped their nap at kindy. There are hundreds of tips, tricks and recipes out there [...]

Product Focus // Snack in the Box

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If you’ve been searching for an alternative to the trusty, yet super wasteful zip-lock-style bag, look no further – Precidio’s Snack in the Box has your sustainable snacking sorted. These deliciously candy-coloured snack packs are built with busy kids (and parents) in mind. Equipped with two chambers and a twin-pop lid, Snack in the Box allows you to carry both of your favourite snacks in one handy container. Plus, their rectangular shape means they slip easily into your handbag, nappy bag or lunch bag for optimal on-the-go snackage. Made from the BPA- and phthalate-free plastic ‘tritan’, Snack in the Box [...]

Guaranteed mess free solution to sending wraps to school

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Are you sending wraps to school but struggling to keep them held together and fresh? Maybe, like my child’s school, you are also battling with a rubbish free policy that, although beneficial to the environment, restricts your wrapping options? No disposable glad wrap, foil or paper allowed. If this is a battle you have faced I think you are going to LOVE the guaranteed mess free solution we have found. It’s a clever, rubbish free, reusable solution for wraps, that allows hands of all ages and sizes to hold and eat this tasty lunchtime staple without the mess. Proudly Australian [...]

January 2018

Mini Hippo’s Top 50 ‘Out of the (lunch) box’ food ideas

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  Variety is the spice of life and we all know how important this fact is when it comes to kids’ lunchboxes. ‘Keeping them keen’ seems the best strategy for making sure lunchbox contents don’t end up in the kitchen bin every afternoon. Mini Hippo is the exclusive Australian/New Zealand distributor and stockist of a range of super-cool school lunch godsends chosen for their ingenuity, quality, style and value. And for making parents actually excited about making lunches. And for making kids actually eat their food! Experts in school lunches, here is Mini Hippo’s Top 50 ‘Out of the (lunch) [...]

Mini Hippo’s Top 5 ways to make school lunches irresistible!

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Mini Hippo is the exclusive Australian/New Zealand distributor and stockist of a range of super-cool school lunch godsends chosen for their ingenuity, quality, style and value. And for making parents actually excited about making lunches. And for making kids actually eat their food! Founded by savvy businesswoman Megan Mallen, and run by her family for your family, Megan has spent the past seven years carefully considering Mini Hippo’s food-focused range. A parent as well, Megan’s well placed to share her school lunch tips to help get uninspired parents lunchbox ready for 2018! Here are her thoughts: Use compartment or bento-style [...]

Back-to-school lunchbox blues no more

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“I love preparing school lunches so much that I dance out of bed every weekday morning in lunchbox-making glee!” said no parent ever. Yep, it’s a common phenomenon. Lunchbox Groundhog Day. Wake up, make lunchbox, empty half-eaten lunchbox into bin, wash, sleep, repeat. While there’s no long-term escaping lunchbox preparation if you’re the parent of a kindy- or school-aged child, there are definite solutions for Lunchbox Groundhog Day and they can be found on the digital shelves of Mini Hippo’s online store. Mini Hippo is the exclusive Australian/New Zealand distributor and stockist of a range of super-cool school lunch godsends [...]