Simple Easter Recipes for Kids: Parfait

simple easter recipe for kids

Simple Easter Recipes for Kids: Parfait I have three kids and I try my best to cook recipes that they can make. They are still little so the shorter the project the better. This Simple Easter Recipes for Kids was created by my children. They told me what they wanted to make for dessert and well we made it. I feel like cooking should be self directed and finding recipes that allow for creativity is key. This allows your child to problem solve and apply logical thinking strategies. This recipe is … [Read more...]

Easy Cake Recipes for Kids : Easter Egg Cake!

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Celebrate Easter with this Easy Cake Recipes for Kids : Easter Egg Cake I made the coolest thing today! I made a cake...inside of an EGG! Like, a real egg, how cool is that? I love finding new and fun things for me and my 4 year old to do, and when I saw the  Easter Egg Cake (on Pinterest of course!) I just knew we had to give it a try. Now, let me say, I am NO Martha Stewart, so it's not perfect, but we had a great time making it, and it is super cute. We are going to make some more to … [Read more...]

Easter Recipe: Jelly Bean Fudge

jelly bean fudge

Don't let that Easter Candy go to waste : Make Jelly Bean Fudge My kids get very little candy in their Easter Baskets and instead receive gifts but Jelly Beans are always a given treat. They are also the candy that is always left over after their favorites are eaten. I don't stop buying them each year because it doesn't seem right to have an Easter Basket without Jelly Beans. If Jelly Beans get neglected in your house you can save them from the trash because everyone will eat them when you … [Read more...]

Kid Friendly Recipe : Dunkaroo Dip with Animal Crackers

Dunkaroo Dip

Homemade Dunkaroo Dip so easy a Kid can make it. I remember Dunkaroos fondly and who can resist the taste of frosting and animal crackers. This recipe is even better than the Dunkaroos I remember. It is also not high in fat due to the non-fat yogurt and fat free cool whip. This recipe is a great wasy for kids to create their own snack. No knives, cooking, or other worrisome kitchen appliances to harm them. This Dunkaroo Dip Recipe also yields a decent amount and stores well in the … [Read more...]

Easter Recipes: Peeps Smores

Peeps Smores

Bright, Colorful and full of fun make Peeps Smores for Everyone! I love peeps and was so excited that you can practically find them all year long. They are a little treat I allow myself every once in a while because who can eat just one. I was having company over and wanted to make a kid friendly snack that looked and tasted good. I knew all kids love smores but February in Michigan is a little to cold to be outside over a fire. I decided to add a twist and use Pink Bunny Peeps in place of … [Read more...]

Kid Egg Recipes: Easter Deviled Eggs

Easter Deviled Eggs

No need to adjust your screen, those really are brightly colored Easter Deviled Eggs! This is a super fun and easy recipe to share with your friends and family for Easter, and your kids will LOVE it!  Me and my 4 year old had a great time making them, and they tasted super yummy! Here is what you will need to make Easter Deviled Eggs: eggs food coloring (I used the Neon kind to make bright Easter colors!) Sweet relish Light mayo Paprika Directions for making these Easter … [Read more...]

Banana Bread Recipe with Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

banana bread recipe

Delicious Chocolate, Peanut Butter Banana Bread Recipe Who say's Peanut Butter and Chocolate can't go in a Banana Bread Recipe!   Ingredients 3 very ripe Bananas, mashed 1/4 cup Vegetable oil 1/2 cup Creamy Peanut Butter 1 Egg 1/2 cup Sugar 1/4 cup Brown Sugar 1 1/2 cups All Purpose Flour 1/2 tsp Baking Soda 1 1/2 tsp Baking Powder 1/2 tsp Salt 8 oz bag of Reeses's Mini Peanut Butter Cups   Directions Grease loaf ban with butter or … [Read more...]

Celebrating the Easter Season with Friends

Easter Season

Not Your Normal Easter Season Recipes I love spending time with friends and with kids it get hard to enjoy nights out very often. We try to get together on a monthly basis for adult conversation, fun, and of course food. The kids love it because we are always trying out new yummy dessert recipes and they get to help. This month was no different and with Easter coming I wanted to try out some new Easter Recipes. I get sick of the traditional pies and desserts so I ventured outside of my normal … [Read more...]

Recipes kids can make: St Patricks Day Waffles

Recipes for Kids

Recipes kids can make: The best thing about being a mom is finding things to do with your kids that create memories. We find recipes kids can make with a little bit of parental support. I find the easier the recipe the better. I also try to teach math and reading while making recipes in the kitchen. It is important to me that my kids eat healthy. It is also important that they learn to listen, work together, and try something new. When you chose to find recipes that kids can make you teach them … [Read more...]