kids cooking

Kid’s White Paper Poofy Chef’s Hat

Nonna Joann • June 18th, 2009 • Recipes

Kid’s White Poofy Chef’s Hat Directions
You’ll need:
A band of white poster board 26 inches long and 3 inches high
3 sheets of white tissue paper
Scotch tape
clear packing tape
1) Cut the tissue paper to three 10 inches by 26 inches pieces.
2) Pleat and tape one of the short sides of each tissue strip along the hat band. […]

Summer Food Fun

Nonna Joann • June 18th, 2009 • Nonna's Nutrition News & Views

Easy & Healthy Munching
We often rely on processed snacks, just because they’re easy. A mom’s question on exemplifies the problems parents face with finding snacks that are both easy AND healthy. She says, “I’m looking for some easy-to-grab healthy snack ideas. My kids are sick of me saying ‘have a piece of fruit […]

Meal Prep Is Fun For Kids

Nonna Joann • June 16th, 2009 • Nonna's Nutrition News & Views

The days are warm and long. The kids are home and need something to keep them busy. It’s the perfect time to include your kids in meal preparation. Meal preparation is an opportunity for your youngster to have hands-on experiences with various foods.
“Multi-sensory learning” is involving all the senses in the process. When kids have chores in the kitchen, […]