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Leading researchers at Bristol University now agree that there is a direct link between the quality of a child’s food, their health, longevity and their educational potential in later stages of development. Dr Pauline Emmett senior nutritionist and dietician at Bristol University says: “Having taken into account other factors that could affect performance, such as low family income, the link between a poor diet at three years, and reduced academic performance is robust.
ALSPAC STUDY – Ref/Children of the 90’s study
Mr. Willow’s “Super Foods for Super Kids” range of award winning recipes, menus and educational resources enables your nursery or early year’s setting deliver nutritionally balanced meals (without a celebrity chef!), provide fun food education for your children, role-model healthy food, and develop rich partnership links with your families.

The following recipe book and educational resources have been developed over 30 years in our busy Oxford nursery settings. They have been tried and tested by the children themselves, are proven and award winning! The cutting edge nature of our work  and classroom practise has led to a prestigious Leading Aspect Award in education entitled Nursery Food Matters- An Embedded Educational Philosophy for which Willow Cottage Nurseries in Oxford are renown..

Mr. Willow’s resources are instantly available. Just DOWNLOAD, print off and you are ready to go! His educational books which encourage healthy eating and Early Year's cookery are available from good online book sellers like Amazon, W.H.Smiths & Waterstones. Mr Willows the Bear Chefs Children's Stories and Rhymes are also available as eBooks from Apple and Amazon Kindle. 
*These resources can also be purchased separately.
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