What child doesn’t like pizza? Most do. So let’s use this as an opportunity to expand their taste bud repertoire. Mini pizza-lettes are a great way to get your picky eater to try artichokes, olives, basil, goat cheese, chorizo, oregano, anchovies…seriously!
Cooking with Kids
Wow your kids with homemade meringues treats. These chewy or crispy egg white based treats will please your kids immensely. Add a little color to them and turn them into a fabulous Spring Celebration dessert centerpiece. And in the mini version, they are a fabulously fun packed lunch addition!
Weekend mornings are meant to be easy. They are also a perfect occasion to enjoy a leisurely breakfast. And what’s better than fluffy pancakes with maple syrup and fruit?
There’s nothing more satisfying than making your own savory crackers. Choose the best ingredients. Choose flavors that work for you. Turn the oven to 350F. Have a cup of tea for 20 minutes. And enjoy!
If your kids are bored of the same old lunch sandwich, empanadas might just be what you’re looking for. Children love this portable baked “folded sandwich”. And as they can be filled with virtually anything, they will even please the pickiest of eaters. And did I mention that kids love helping to make these?
Are you looking for a weekend project to make with your kids? Apples are now in THE prime season and there is no better way to put them to use than The Very Hungry Caterpillar apple and cheese snack!
If you shop with the seasons you’ll have a wide variety of plentiful and cheap fruit and vegetables at your disposal. Better yet, perhaps you own a garden and are looking for creative ways to use up the crops. Fruit Leather is your answer. Give it a try!
The kids were always welcome in the kitchen. Growing up, I remember helping my mother and grandmothers make homemade goodies. It instilled in me a love of cooking and traditions. I’d like to do the same with my children. The ideal time to get kids engaged in the kitchen, is around the holidays. That’s when […]
I consider Financier (Almond Cakes) one of the best culinary inventions in France. They are so addictive. But you don’t need to travel to Paris to sample those little almond based pastries. In fact, financiers are so easy to make, your child can do most of the recipe!