Kids in the Kitchen

Fresh Spinach Personal Christmas Pizza Trees

The kids are out of school for Christmas break!  I can't remember when it happened, but at one point, my life was easier when they were in school. Now, life is so much easier (and better) when they are on…

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Homemade Whole Wheat Tortillas Recipe with Breakfast Burrito

The holiday performances are beginning!  I always let my kids choose one sport and one instrument to participate in (if they want.. I don't have the energy to get them to activities they aren't interested in).  I really think playing…

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Flax Freezer Waffles – Homemade and Toaster Ready

One of the first things kids can learn to do themselves in the kitchen is to use the toaster!  I remember my kids being so proud of the morning they "made" waffles, when really, they just toasted some commercial waffles!…

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Raspberry Salad with Homemade Raspberry Vinegar

We are forever experimenting with salads and dressings, so it's quite shocking that we've never made our own flavored vinegar before! I've been meaning to, and I even get excited about the idea of making vinegar for Christmas gifts, and yet we never have.…

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Zucchini Eyeballs

We made these Zucchini Pizzas for our meal planning site during the summer.  It wasn't until I was looking through some old pictures that I decided they look like eyeballs and would be perfect for Halloween!! We love finding healthy…

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Simple Summer Apple Dessert

In browsing my sisters Youtube channel, I found a video of Erica, two years ago, making our favorite apple dessert.  The video is only 2 minutes long, and it shows you how easy this treat is.  I realized I never…

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Mini Cherry Pie- Sugar Free and Sweet as Can Be!

Doesn't it seem like cherry season isn't long enough?  This year, I finally found and bought a cherry pitter!  We've been spitting and pulling out seeds with pink fingers for far too long.  I found this cherry pitter at a…

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Kids in the Kitchen with Eggs

If I could add Erica, my 11 year old, as a blog author- I would.  Her problem is, she rather play with friends. (ha ha).  But, many of the ideas for this site have actually been her ideas.  Including the…

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Freezer Banana Bites

One of my all time favorite snack ideas from our meal planning site are these freezer banana bites!  Made with slices of banana and dipped in chocolate and coconut, they make a perfect bite sized summer snack for little ones.…

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Parmesan Basil Fries -The Easiest, Most Fun Fries Your Kids Will Ever Make!

I believe that if you let your kids help prepare a dish, they are much more likely to eat it and enjoy it.  Yes it is definitely more work for you, but isn't the statement "Give a man a fish…

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