Cooking with kids is made easy, once again, with this week’s recipe from The Kids Cook Monday: Chewy cellophane noodles are topped with sautéed asparagus and carrots before the medley is tossed with a sesame ginger dressing. Kids will have fun snapping the asparagus spears with their hands and whisking together the vinaigrette.
Baking with kids is a great hands-on activity for younger children to playfully learn all sorts of lessons — from measuring units to math to textures. This focaccia recipe is a perfect exploration of baking for little bakers ages 4–7. Kids will have fun kneading the dough and finishing this delicious Italian bread with parmesan and […]baking with kids, bread, cooking with kids, dinner menus, focaccia, foods for kids, Italian, the kids cook monday
An easy recipe for cooking with younger kids that is perfect for a healthy lunch! Grapes lend their bright, refreshing flavor to the ultimate comfort food flavor combination: peanut butter and banana. Kids will have fun pressing the fruit into the peanut butter coated whole-wheat tortilla. Blueberries, raspberries or sliced strawberries can fill in for […]children recipes, cooking with kids, foods for kids, Peanut Butter Banana Grape Wrap, snacks, the kids cook monday, wrap
These puffy raisin pancakes are sprinkled with cinnamon-sugar and served with applesauce on the side. Kids will have fun seeing the pancake’s batter double in size as the yeast rises. In this recipe, the instructions for kids are written with young chefs ages 12–15 in mind. For instructions and nutritional information, view this recipe in ZisBoomBah’s Ultimate Food […]breakfast, cinnamon raisin pancakes, cooking with kids, foods for kids, recipes, snacks, the kids cook monday
Recovering picky eater Jenna Pepper is on a mission. She believes picky eaters are created and not born, and that the fastidious behavior around food is reversible. The food blogger and mother of two grade-school-age boys writes about growing good eaters on her blog Food with Kid Appeal and advocates for school food reform. Jenna lives and works in Houston, […]food with kid appeal, foods for kids, healthy food for kids, how she does it, jenna pepper, mommy blogger, picky eaters, real moms, school food reform