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Mango Chia Pudding {and Whole Foods #Giveaway!}

April 11th, 2014 · 38 Comments

Move over March Madness, it’s Mango Madness right now at Whole Foods Market — aka #MuchosMangos — and they asked us to cook something up to celebrate. I asked the foodie tots what they wanted to make first, and the boy suggested smoothies. But when we blended it up with chia seeds — for an [...]

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Tags: cooking with kids · dessert · kids cook monday · recipes

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies {Kids Cook Monday}

November 14th, 2011 · 2 Comments

I know, here we are on the cusp of holiday baking season — the arrival of Gourmet’s annual cookie issue was better than Christmas to many a food blogger — and here I am with plain old chocolate chip cookies. But before the hustle and bustle of the holidays, why not enjoy a simple pleasure. [...]

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Tags: baking · cooking with kids · dessert · kids cook monday · recipe

Sour Cherries and the Trouble with Pies

July 5th, 2011 · 34 Comments

What is it about baking a pie that strikes fear into the heart of even accomplished home cooks and, ahem, food bloggers alike? A flaky pie crust is a lovely showcase for summer’s ripest berries and fruit, but it’s that pesky crust that seems to spoil the best pie-making intentions. I’m guilty myself of scrapping [...]

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Tags: at market · baked goods · baking · cooking with kids · dessert · summer

How Not to Bake Gingerbread Men

December 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Don’t be surprised if you reach for the molasses and your child starts talking about the Battle of Manassas (especially if one of his best friends is a budding Civil War buff). Don’t expect your child to heed your warnings about eating raw cookie dough after he catches you nibbling on it. (But do buy [...]

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{Summer Sweets} Watermelon Slush

August 13th, 2010 · No Comments

Without a doubt the best purchase I’ve made this summer is our sno cone maker. I keep these great natural fruit concentrates in the fridge and we can just come home, pop a few ice cubes in and voila — an icy, refreshing sweet treat in seconds with no added sugar. The best part of [...]

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Tags: at market · cooking with kids · dessert · drinks · fruit · recipe · sweets