Tag: Cooking With Kids

Quick Tomato Soup with Crunchy Garlic Croutons

Quick Tomato Soup with Crunchy Garlic Croutons

This is a “quick but real” soup – it’s simple for the older kids to help make, perfect start-to-finish time of 20 minutes for a busy weeknight, and contains just a few simple ingredients found in…

Kids In The Kitchen

Kids In The Kitchen

Teaching young children how to cook,  I think, is one of the greatest accomplishments; not just for your children but for you the parent as well. Children may often look awkward or clumsy stirring…

Cooking With Kids: Easy Peanut Butter Balls

Cooking With Kids: Easy Peanut Butter Balls

Hosting a Kids Holiday Cookie Swap? These Easy Peanut Butter Balls are sure to be a hit!  No baking required.  I love to bake with my kids as I’m sure most of you do too.  Baking with kids is a fun way to get the little ones in the kitchen and teach basic skills like measuring, math and of course making a mess and cleaning it all up. So why not bake a batch of your kid’s favorite cookies together? 

 

Easy Peanut Butter Balls

 

 

 Ingredients:

  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 cup honey
  • 2 cups powdered milk

Optional Coatings:

  • 1 1/2 cups crushed cornflakes
  • 1 1/2 cups finely chopped walnuts or pecans
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • Cocoa Powder
  • Crushed Reeses pieces

Directions:

  1. Mix peanut butter, honey, and milk together in a large bowl to form very thick mixture.
  2. Refrigerate mixture for 2 hours or overnight.
  3. Using a Tablespoon or small ice cream scoop, scoop mixture out andr oll mixture in small balls about the size of a walnut.
  4. Roll the balls in either the crushed cornflakes, finely chopped nuts, powdered sugar, cocoa, or Reeses pieces
  5. Place on waxed paper and refrigerate for 20 minutes.
Share Our Holiday Table~No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

Share Our Holiday Table~No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

Yum! Need I say more? I love baking during the holidays. I love to bake and share with my family and friends. Baking something for someone is an inexpensive way to say you thought of them, you…

Back To School Cooking Series:Cooking Lessons For Kids

Back To School Cooking Series:Cooking Lessons For Kids

  I’m excited later this week to introduce another chapter to my Back To School Cooking Series.  I feel strongly that cooking and eating together is a great satisfaction that often…