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Cooking wtih Kids ~ 11 Great Recipes!

Given the chance, kids love being in the kitchen.  From experience I know that no matter how large or small the role, kids love helping out when it comes to cooking or baking in the kitchen (in fact, my kids perfer to take a larger role in the kitchen now that they are getting older)

cooking with kids

While it is easier for me to just make the food on my own, cooking with kids can not only bring you and your children closer, but can also supply them with great skills they will use later on in life.

Here are some great recipes that make Cooking wtih Kids simple!


These following recipes are fun for kids to help out with:

Christmas holly wreaths

Easy Christmas Holly Wreath Treats


Playdough Cookies


Little Meringue Christmas Trees


Soft Sour Cream Sugar Cookies


Christmas Candy Munch


Super Easy “Tree Ornament” Sugar Cookies


Caramel Chocolate Dipped Pretzels

While little ones will be able to help with these next few recipes, it would be good for adults to help out too:

hot cocoa cupcakes with marshmallow buttercream glaze

Hot Cocoa Cupcakes with Marshmallow Buttercream Glaze


Triple Chocolate Peanut Butter Snack Bites


3 ingredient Crunchy Peanut Butter Cookie Balls


No-Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Lasagna

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Friday 11th of December 2015

Wow! Love these!


Friday 11th of December 2015

The little meringue Christmas trees are so sweet.

kathy downey

Tuesday 8th of December 2015

My kids always loved to cook ,my daughter at 12 could make an awesome batch of Rasion bread,these days im cooking with my grandkids

Chandra O'Connor

Tuesday 8th of December 2015

My kids were always involved with cooking, they are now excellent in the kitchen


Monday 7th of December 2015

what clever and delicious ideas. I think it's great kids take an interest in cooking, baking and creating different recipes. I've been watching Master Chef Kids. Wow, those kids are impressive.