Six Tips for Cooking with Kids

This post is sponsored by Ben’s Beginners, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Eating is a part of life. It is something we have to do to survive. Cooking and preparing the food we eat is a large part of that. Therefore, cooking is one of the most useful and valuable skills that you can teach your children. The ability to cook even […]

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My Daughter’s Day In the Kitchen

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Earlier this week, I was having a conversation with my twelve year old and she said, “Mom I wish you would let me cook more in the kitchen.” My first thought was something like, what do you mean?! We cook all the time. You help me in the kitchen. You know how to cook many things. You helped me with the recipes in my cooking […]

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Homemade Tootsie Rolls

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Homemade Tootsie Rolls anyone?! Today’s recipe shows how varied this homemade series will be. We have covered homemade hamburger helper, homemade onion soup mix, and now homemade tootsie rolls. My goal with this series is to create recipes for everyone. Some will be less expensive than the store bought version. Some will be healthier. And some, like today’s, will be just plain fun. My recipe […]

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Easy Homemade Applesauce {Cooking With Kids}

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Earlier this week I launched my Cooking 101 with kids ebook. I am so excited about this ebook, because teaching your kids to cook is a subject that I think is very important.  It is a skill that is so important in life because we all have to eat. So, today I thought we would talk a little about cooking with kids. Often times life gets […]

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Cooking 101 With Kids ebook Project

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I am so excited to be launching my latest ebook today!! Last spring I had my blog designer Joy design a cover for an ebook that I had started working on. I had good intentions of finishing up the ebook in the spring and launching it over the summer, but life got busy and my ebook got pushed to the side as other things came up. Over the […]

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A Little eBook Project I Have Been Working On……..

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I have been working on a new ebook and it is almost done! I am really excited about this ebook because teaching your kids to cook and prepare food is a skill that will last them a lifetime. They will eat healthier and save so much money over the course of their life just by knowing some basic kitchen skills. This is a subject I […]

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Easy Valentine’s Day Fudge

Valentines Day Fudge

When I say this is easy Valentine’s Day Fudge, I really do mean it is easy. So, easy that it only contains 3 ingredients. Four if you include the sprinkles for decorating. I was recently looking for a quick and easy Valentine’s Day recipe for my kids to make. I wanted it to be easy enough for them to make on their own, but cute […]

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Velvety Sugar Cookies

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My sisters and I have fond memories of making sugar cookies when we were kids. We always made them during the holidays. We enjoy making them, cutting them out, frosting them, and of course eating them. My mom never looked for perfection in the sugar cookies we made. She let us have fun and be creative while making them. They may not have been the […]

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Apple Nachos

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This recipe is adapted from an Apple Nacho Recipe I saw in a recent Taste Of Home magazine. However, I really adapted the recipe and made it much more simple. The original recipe had you making your own caramel sauce, which you could do, but I took the easy way out and opened a jar of caramel topping and my kids never knew the difference. […]

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Creamy Scrambled Eggs

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My ten year old daughter has been in the cooking mood again. When she heard me say that we were having breakfast for dinner she immediately asked if she could pick the recipe. I am so glad that she is showing an interest in cooking and I am trying to just go with it when she asks to help. I was not in a hurry, so I decided […]

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