Got a house full of kids, a farmers market nearby and a kitchen? Yes? What if I told you that you’ve got the makings of inexpensive, fun and healthy cooking projects that you and your family will love eating? Get ready, because that’s exactly what I’m telling you.
Kids are terrific shakers and stirrers, and even the youngest cooks can help with mixing or measuring. For older kids, you can delegate and supervise tasks that involve basic knife skills or active cooking, all while creating homemade deliciousness. And best of all, you’ll choose every ingredient while putting your kids on the path to kitchen literacy, a skill that will save them money, keep them healthier and even win them dates someday.
Let’s start with a couple of basic, grocery store-supplied projects.
Military Spouse Magazine, July 2013, page 38-40