Lemon Blueberry Bread

An Easy Quick Bread To Bake With Kids Winter is still lingering here in New England but I’m looking forward to Springtime weather and flavors. The warmer temperatures and flowers alway make me feel refreshed and ready to enjoy the outdoors. Every year my kitchen helper and I travel to a local orchard to pickContinue reading “Lemon Blueberry Bread”

Budget Friendly Dinners To Kick Off The New Year

Happy New Year! This time of year is always filled with reflection and goal making. Many may look to save additional income and in light of the current government shutdown in the US, this is especially true. That is why today’s post is all about Budget Friendly Dinners to Kick Off The New Year. OverContinue reading “Budget Friendly Dinners To Kick Off The New Year”

Kids Holiday Activity: Salt Dough Ornaments

Salt dough ornaments are one of the easiest recipes that you and your kitchen helper(s) can make together, plus you are rewarded with a keepsake to enjoy for years to come. They will love pouring and mixing the flour, salt and water to form the dough. They can pick out their favorite cookie cutters andContinue reading “Kids Holiday Activity: Salt Dough Ornaments”

5 Holiday Desserts You Can Make With Your Kids

Time to celebrate the holidays! These “5 holiday desserts you can make with your kids” are a fun way to celebrate the season all month long.  How can you go wrong with recipes like Candy Cane Cookies, Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark, Yule Log Cake, Reindeer Bark and Cinnamon Snowball Cookies. These recipes vary from easyContinue reading “5 Holiday Desserts You Can Make With Your Kids”

The Ultimate Guide: Tips and Tricks To Baking With Little Kids

The holidays are quickly approaching and we are all thinking about what to make and/or bring to holiday parties and family gatherings. If this is the year you wanted to involve your littlest of kitchen helpers (2-5 years old) these tips and tricks will save you a lot of stress and mess in the kitchen,Continue reading “The Ultimate Guide: Tips and Tricks To Baking With Little Kids”

One Dozen Molasses Oatmeal Raisin Cookies For The Fall Season

There is nothing better than baking a new recipe and your entire family not only loves it but they finish the whole batch in two days. That’s exactly what happened with these soft Molasses Oatmeal Raisin Cookies. The recipe only make 12 cookies, which is a reasonable amount to bake so you don’t feel tooContinue reading “One Dozen Molasses Oatmeal Raisin Cookies For The Fall Season”

Homemade Sight Word Cookies You Can Make With Your Kids

Sight Word Cookies were inspired by the new little reader in my house. My kitchen helper started Kindergarten this year and has been enjoying all the new math, reading and writing challenges. Once he started showing an interest in reading and working on mastering all his sight words I thought it would be fun toContinue reading “Homemade Sight Word Cookies You Can Make With Your Kids”

Baking With Kids: Baked Coffee Cake Donuts (+Video)

My kitchen helper recently had a half day of school and we planned on having his friend over for the afternoon. It was a perfect time to set up a Baking With Friends session. The two worked together before to make some amazing Applesauce Oatmeal Bread so why not try something new. Baked Coffee CakeContinue reading “Baking With Kids: Baked Coffee Cake Donuts (+Video)”

10 Kid Approved Halloween Desserts They Can Make With You

The school year has started and before you know it the holiday season will be here. Halloween costumes, pumpkins, mum plants and apple cider donuts are already in the stores and local fall fairs have opened their gates. Children are always so excited to get dressed up in costumes and act silly with their friends.Continue reading “10 Kid Approved Halloween Desserts They Can Make With You”

Baking With Friends Feature: S’mores Cookies

“Look deep into nature and you will understand everything better.”  Albert Einstein The great outdoors are the inspiration for our school’s latest auction.  We are raising money for a new “outdoor classroom,” an open air space adapted to the young learner. It’s a place for children to explore and play,  while reaping the benefits ofContinue reading “Baking With Friends Feature: S’mores Cookies”