Kids in the Kitchen

The Bulb of Champions

My friend, Emily, asked her husband to pick up some garlic on his way home from work.  Being a good husband, he did and he came home with this: Holy Toledo! Their house must have been full of evil vampires…

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Micro-eggs

A few days ago, a blogger on Bookieboo suggested letting kids make their own eggs by using the microwave.  I loved the idea. My kids love scrambled eggs and are getting better about using the stove, but using the microwave to…

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Little Chef’s

I read in the paper the other day, our generation (today's mom's and dad's) do not know the basic steps of cooking. That we complain we have no time to be in the kitchen to make food for our families,…

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Lunch Crunch

I've read a million and one "fun" ideas to liven up your kids brown bag lunch for school. But I'll be honest...I don't have time for most of them. Here's some of our problems: Problem:  Wake up with no bread…

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Canned Pineapple

My kids (and I) love canned pineapple.  Each one of us can eat an entire can in a single sitting.  I do check labels and get pineapple without added sugar, and it is still super sweet.  I keep canned pineapple around…

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Colored Eggs

Every year I forget my kids like hard boiled eggs until we dye them for Easter and they become one of their favorite foods.  Almost as if they take on a whole different taste if the shell is purple. Almost like…

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