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Entries Tagged as 'Kids’ Cooking'

Gingerbread House Contestants Show Creativity at Yesteryear Village Christmas Contest

December 12th, 2012 · 4 Comments

A number of bakers entered the Gingerbread House contest held Dec. 7-8 at Yesteryear Village at the South Florida Fairgrounds. I didn’t judge these, but voted on my favorite. I haven’t heard which won, so you get to vote on your favorite, too. Leave your votes in the comments. I love them all – the […]

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Tags: Baking: Cheap therapy · Holiday cooking · Kids' Cooking

Back to School: Smart Kids Know What They Like – So Feed Them to Fuel Brainpower

August 16th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Come on, parents: Think outside the box – of cereal. Study after study shows that kids who eat breakfast score higher on all levels at study. Athletes fuel their bodies before competition – students should fuel their minds. Bodies that are growing wake up and need something in them to get moving, functioning long before […]

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Tags: Brunch and Breakfast · Kids' Cooking · Recipes · Recipes: What's Cooking!

Play with Your Food: Frankly Funny Ways with Wieners

July 27th, 2012 · 9 Comments

It’s Friday – let’s play with our food. Try these fun ways to use and show hot dogs. The mummies are great for Halloween – bookmark them!     Crabs and more… To amaze the kids – thread raw spaghetti through the hot dogs, then boil ’em till spaghetti is done.  

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Tags: Kids' Cooking · Play With Your Food