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25 No Cook Dinner Recipes

25 No Cook Dinner Recipes for teaching kids to cook with no oven or stove top or if its too hot to cook.

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International gourmet recipes for our kids world cooking studies.

Kids can learn about other cultures around the world, broaden their horizons and have a hands on cooking experience with these International gourmet recipes.

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Homemade Gummies Recipes

We tried a few variations on Fruit Gummies at our house this week. We've included our top three favorites with photos and a cooking video. Some important

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Edible Potato Nests

Ingredients:20 oz. bag of hash browns, shredded4 Tablespoons oilsalt and pepper1 eggDirections: In a bowl, stir together hash browns, egg, oil and salt

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10 Healthy Snack Ball Recipes and Ideas

Do you have an afterschool cooking class or a class party that has no kitchen or baking facilities? You'll love these no bake recipes! Snack balls are

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Natural Food Coloring

If you are concerned about food colorings try natural food coloring in your cake decorating.

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Strawberry Santas

A favorite and healthy treat this holiday season! Ingredients: StrawberriesCream cheese or vanilla frostingpastry bag with star tipchocolate sprinklesDirections:

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Orange and Cloves Decorations

Make these for a fun Christmas craft that leaves your house smelling Awesome! Ingredients: OrangesWhole ClovesToothpicksDirections: With a toothpick poke

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Chocolate Dipped Cones

A great way to serve ice cream is in a chocolate dipped cone. Place a 1/2 Cup of semisweet chocolate pieces in a microwave safe bowl. Microwave the chocolate

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Jell-O Shaved Ice

Ingredients:1 Cup of boiling water2 Cups of sprite or similar soda1/4 serving size of any flavor of Jell-ODirections: First, you will put your Jell-O mix

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Upside Down Cakes

Children love to layer the fruit and see how it turns out after baking and turned upside down. Pineapple Upside Down Cake½ cup butter1 ½ cups firmly packed

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Banana Wraps

Banana Wraps make a great snack, breakfast or school lunch. Here are some variations. **For a nut allergy substitute different spreads like cream cheese,

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Making Homemade Pasta Party

Try this fun making homemade pasta party idea and recipe for a kids cooking party that is sure to please.

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Strawberry Cake and Frosting Recipes

Easy Strawberry Yogurt CakeWhite cake mix6 oz. strawberry yogurtPrepared FrostingFresh sliced strawberriesBeat mix according to directions and add in

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How to Make Frozen Yogurt

Learning how to make frozen yogurt is becoming more and more popular as people search to find a healthier alternative to ice cream and at the same time

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Rainbow theme dinner for kids.

Kids Rainbow theme dinner complete with a menu, centerpiece idea and dinner party theme invitation.

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How is Chocolate Made?

If you ever wondered how is chocolate made and where does it come from, this page will help solve the mystery of how the cocoa beans turns into chocolate. Plus an easy chocolate recipes to try.

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Edible Crafts for Kids

You'll love these ideas on edible crafts for kids. These activities help kids stretch their creativity and they love being able to eat it when they are done.

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Rainbow Pancakes

I love making rainbow pancakes!  They’re super colorful (obviously) and kids just love them! Usually, about once a week, I make pancakes.  It seems like

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Edible Domino Cookies

For this edible craft you will need: Rectangle shaped cookies or crackersFrosting or other spreadRaisins, Mini M&M candies or other small circle candies/fruit

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Teaching Children with Disabilities How to Cook

Tips on Teaching Children or Adults with Disabilities How to Cook.

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Celery and Food Coloring Experiment

For this food science experiment you'll need:Celery stalks with leaves still attached on the endJarsFood coloringWaterDirections: Add drops of food coloring

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Kids Summer Cooking Activities

Kids Summer Cooking Activities to beat the heat, have fun and get kids cooking.

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Seasoned Cracker Snacks

Ingredients:10 cups oyster crackers or plain goldfish crackers1/2 cup vegetable oil1/2 tsp garlic salt1/2 tsp dried thyme1/2 tsp dried oregano1/4 tsp cumin1/4

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Seasonal cooking provides opportunities to cook with your child all year long.

Whether it is for holiday cooking or seasonal cooking we have ideas and recipes for cooking with your kids at kids seasonal cooking activities.

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Homemade Gatorade

If your kids like Gatorade, try having them make their own version. Store in the fridge ready to drink in a pitcher or pour into individual bottles. Simple

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Hobo Dinner Recipes

Hobo dinners are simply dinners wrapped in tin foil and cooked in the oven or a campfire. You might hear them called hobo dinners, foil packets, or tin

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How To Make Quesadillas

Learn how to make quesadillas with these easy and kid friendly recipes.

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Apple recipes for kids seasonal cooking activities.

Apple recipes and activities that will help teach kids to cook with apples.

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Carrot Facts, an information sheet for kids cooking activities.

Carrot facts compiled in a food fact sheet for your kids to learn while cooking.

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Breakfast Burritos

Breakfast burritos are one of the most popular breakfast foods because they are quick and easy to make, and perfect for those eating-on-the-go mornings.

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Easy No Bake Recipes

These easy no bake recipes are perfect for kids to create.

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Easy kids meals ideas, tips and recipes to make life a little simpler when feeding kids.

Recipes and ideas for easy kids meals, 6 or fewer ingredients, healthy meal ideas, pack lunches and more at Kids Cooking Activities.

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Kids cooking lessons plans for children 3-18 years old from Kids Cooking Activities.

Within our kids cooking lessons are easy and fun kid recipes to teach your kids cooking. We've divided our basic cooking lesson plans into 5 age groups.

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Peppermint Ice Cream Recipe

Ingredients:1 cup whipped cream1 tsp. peppermint extract1 cup peppermint candies(crushed)1/4 cup sugar1 tbsp. condensed milk5 tbsp. evaporated milk Directions:

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Carrot Cake Smoothie

Ingredients: 1 Cup almond, coconut or other milk1 large banana, broken in pieces1 large orange, peeled and sectioned4 large carrots, chop in small pieces1

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Maple Frosting

Ingredients3 Cups powdered sugar1/3 Cup butter, softened at room temperature3 Tablespoons milk1/3 Cup maple syrup or 1 teaspoon maple extractpinch of salt

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Chocolate Angel Food Cake

Ingredients1 Cup + 1 T of flour1 1/3 Cup confectioners’ sugar1/3 Cup unsweetened cocoa powder9 large egg whites1 teaspoon cream of tartar1/4 teaspoon salt1

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Easy Microwave Meals

Ideas and recipes for easy microwave meals for your family.

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Minestrone Soup Recipe

Minestrone soup recipe that is easy to freeze or put in the crock pot for a make ahead meal.

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