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Quiona and Oat Granola

 Our family loves granola. We eat it as cereal,  mix it with yogurt, or even on top of ice cream. We go through a lot of it, and if you’ve check out the prices lately at the grocery store it’s pretty darn expensive.  This is one of the reasons I started making my own granola, and […]

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Cooking with Kids: Keeping it Safe

I’ve been cooking with my kids since they were barely standing. Regardless of their age and their abilities they have rules to follow if they want to help in the kitchen. We want our cooking experiences to be fun but also safe. Thankfully we’ve been spared from severed fingers from knives, burnt fingers from the […]

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Mini Chocolate Mousse Trifles

I hosted a kids cooking party over the weekend and I had some leftover mini chocolate cakes and fresh strawberries that I wanted to do something fun with. I easily could of sliced and topped with ice cream but I wanted to try something different. Mini desserts are the rage right now. I personally love […]

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Loaded Oatmeal Cookies

As a Christmas gift I got a cookie jar filled with delicious homemade chocolate chip cookies. Since then the boys always want the cookie jar filled, shocker! I have to say it’s been empty for awhile now and the boys have been begging for more cookies. Sunday seems to be our baking day so we […]

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Apple Pie Taquitos

It’s President’s Day weekend and it’s FREEZING here in the Philadelphia area. The temperatures haven’t gotten out of the teens in 2 days so we have been taking it easy at home. Honestly we’ve spent a lot of time in our PJ’s which is fine by me. One of the things we like to do […]

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Mixed Fruit Challah Bread

I went back teaching Montessori preschool this fall. The school that I am working at is a Jewish Montessori School which I taught cooking classes last year. Chabad of the Main Line represents the Montessori environment beautifully, and they pride themselves on how they incorporate Judaism throughout every area of the classroom. You need to […]

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Healthy Edible Snowman Food Craft

We are having so much this winter during our preschool “Cook & Book” cooking classes. We try to always keep our recipes on the healthy side to encourage kids and their parents to serve healthier options when possible and to “think outside the box” like what we did with these healthy edible snowman food craft. […]

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5 Food Art Ideas for Kids

Thinking of interesting new foods to feed your kids can be tricky, especially if you have a picky eater. I’m always looking for new and exciting ways to get my own kids to eat healthy foods and those in my cooking classes. We all know that when you involve your child in the cooking process […]

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