Category: Cooking

Cooking When The Kids Won't Cooperate

Cooking When The Kids Won’t Cooperate

There’s an image people have of stay at home moms. A part of that image is the perfectly cooked dinner for her family, each and every day. But we stay at home moms know that it’s not always all that easy to do, especially when the kids are young...

Simple Recipes You Can Use To Make School Lunches More Interesting

Simple Recipes You Can Use To Make School Lunches More Interesting

I’ve always preferred to have my kids bring their lunches to school, rather than buy there. It’s easier to cope with food preferences, and we’re good at keeping costs under control. The hardest part is figuring out how to keep school lunches interesting yet still simple enough to handle...

9 Time Saving Tips For the Kitchen

9 Time Saving Tips For the Kitchen

Making meals for your family can take a chunk out of your day. That’s often part of being a stay at home parent, but it’s not always convenient. It’s particularly true for work at home parents who also need to deal with their work schedule. There are a lot...

How to Teach a Reluctant Child to Cook

How to Teach a Reluctant Child to Cook

  Some kids start out early loving to cook. My kids, not so much. While they all went through the “mommy’s helper” phase when they were little, they all lost interest in cooking and meal preparation early on. They have all been very reluctant to learn how to cook....

10 Simple Reasons to Cook With Your Kids

10 Simple Reasons to Cook With Your Kids

Cooking is a great skill to teach your kids. It’s something that everyone should learn how to do, at least at a basic level. It’s not an easy lesson to give if your child is nervous about dealing with the heat of the stove or oven, but it’s important....