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Teaching your Kids Basic Kitchen Safety

Teaching your Kids Basic Kitchen Safety

Safety in the kitchen is without a doubt one of the most important things that you can teach your children. First of all, it must be understood that your children will spend hours in the kitchen later in life; cooking is a life skill and it MUST be taught properly. Kitchen safety, when taught early […]

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Three Simple Recipes to Teach your Kids

Someday our kids will be making their own meals, and it never hurts to have a head start. Even if you are not a chef, meals have to be made so it is good to start kids early when they are usually curious about and want to do everything you do. First Things First Beginning […]

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Have Fun While Cooking with Your Kid

The kitchen is, without a doubt, one of the greatest spots in the home for family time. It’s where you pend quality time whipping up your favorite foods, talk over tasty meals, and learn several lessons about cooking and life in general while you do it. It’s a great idea to consider the kitchen a […]

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Teach Your Kids How to Stay Safe in the Kitchen

Why is it, when you have friends or family over, that everyone gravitates toward the kitchen? It’s where quality time is had, it’s the warmest place in the house for conversation, it smells great, it’s where the tasty food lives. Adults recognize it as a wonderful spot for family time, but the dangers that lurk […]

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Cooking With Kids: French Toast

Kids in this generation have busy lives compared to when we were kids. They have sports, friends, dance, gymnastics, etc. When we were ten years old we knew how to cook most meals and make snacks for ourselves. It’s never too late to get your kids in the kitchen cooking with you. It’s one of […]

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Baking Projects for Kids

One of the most enjoyable areas of the culinary world is baking but it takes quite a bit of effort.  Thus when baking it is always nice to have an assistant and your assistant can easily be a child.  There are a lot of ways kids can not only help but have fun with baking […]

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Kid Friendly Kitchen Tasks

Do you want to get your kids more active in the kitchen? Or is it the opposite and your kid wants to help you every time you go to cook, but you are not sure how they can help or what is safe for them? This is a common issue parents face, as they want […]

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Teaching Your Child to Cook

Teaching Your Child to Cook

Some things are just more fun together – watching a movie, going on a picnic, and cooking.  Sometimes cooking can be a solitary pursuit.  Mom’s in the kitchen and everyone else is visiting or watching TV, but cooking can also be a wonderful activity to share with others.  It is nicer to be in the […]

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Cookie Recipes Your Kids Will Love to Make

For kids with a sweet tooth or just a craving for sugar, you need a go-to cookie recipe your kids will love to make with you. Below are two versatile cookie recipes that change based on add-ins, so feel free to experiment to your heart’s content. QUICK, VERSATILE COOKIES Ready in 30 minutes, these cookies […]

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Get Your Kids Involved in Meal Preparation

How to Get Your Kids Involved in Meal Preparation

Making meals at home is healthy and economical. Getting your kids to help make those meals will help teach them about nutrition, practice fundamental skills like adding and halving measurements, help boost self-confidence, and strengthen family bonds. But how do you approach turning your children into reliable sous chefs? PLAYING THE PART Make all children, […]

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Baking with Children

The time of holiday baking is upon us. Cookies, cakes, and holiday breads will come streaming out of our kitchens and onto the tables of our loved ones, neighbors, teachers, and friends. This is the perfect year to bring your children, nieces, and nephews, into your kitchen to teach them how to bake up a […]

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Make Family Memories in the Kitchen over the Holidays

Looking for some fun holiday inspired things to do this year? Well, look no further than your kitchen! There are many fun things to do at home that will simultaneously help keep the holiday spirit alive while letting you stay warm in your cozy kitchen. Bird Seed Wreath These make excellent homemade gifts and for […]

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