Friday, November 30, 2007

The Kids Cookbook from Williams and Sonoma

Geared towards kids ages 9 and up, The Kids Cookbook is all about having a great time in the kitchen. From the best-ever Blueberry Muffins to a Classic Turkey Club, from grown-up Fettuccine Alfredo to Brownie and Ice Cream Sandwiches, this book is bursting with imaginative recipes that have tons of kid-appeal! Give your future chefs a head start in the basics of cooking with this outstanding introduction.

*Includes more than 40 easy-to-follow recipes
*Inset photographs are sprinkled throughout the recipes to give kids an up-close view of ingredients and cooking techniques
*Classic cooking techniques are simplified and explained
*A glossary of common and not so common ingredients includes photographs for easy identification
*Spiral-bound for easy handling by small hands

The The Kids Cookbook is a great buy and addition to any cookbook library. Get this cookbook for your kids.

Easy Pretzel Recipe for Kids

If you have ever smelled fresh baked pretzels in a store and wondered how you can make them yourself, here is an easy pretzel recipe for you to make with your kids!


2 - 16 oz. loaves frozen bread dough
1 egg white, slightly beaten
1 teaspoon water
Coarse salt


1. Separate thawed bread into 24 - 1 1/2" balls.
2. Roll each ball into a rope 14 1/2" long.
3. Have children plan and design pretzel shapes (letters or numerals).
4. Put pretzels one inch apart on greased cookie sheet.
5. Let stand for 20 minutes and brush with combined egg white and water.
6. Sprinkle with coarse salt.
7. Place a shallow pan containing 1" of boiling water on bottom rack of oven; bake pretzels at 350 degrees on rack above water for 20 minutes or until golden brown.


Children's Cookbook

The Usborne Children's Cookbook is a neat cookbook that let's your child be a part of the story. Your child follows the characters Poppy, Sam, and Mrs. Boot through the book of their cooking adventures.

This book is recommended for children age 6 and up and includes quick and simple recipes for your children to prepare. There are tasty treats prepared in this cookbook, so be prepared for your kids to want to eat what they cook!

Take a look inside of this beautifully created and crafted cookbook:

The Usborne Children's Cookbook is a really nice cookbook for beginners. Whether your kids are just beginning to cook or your middle schoolers are wanting to help more, this is a great book to have in your cookbook library.

Children's Book of Baking

The Children's Book of Baking is a great resource for teaching your kids how to cook, specifically how to bake. Teaching your kids how to cook and bake at an early age will help to reinforce good eating habits by teaching them how to cook.

This cookbook will help to teach them how to bake cakes, cookies, pastries and bread. There are simple step-by-step instructions and useful tips also. With 96 illustrated pages, this is a great cookbook on baking.

The Usborne Children's Book of Baking is a great cookbook for kids because it is easy to read and follow along for your children.