Posts in Kids Cooking

Groundhog pancakes

How to Make Groundhog’s Day Pancakes

January 29th, 2014

  Whenever there is a holiday coming up, I try to make the kids a fun breakfast or snack to go with it. Groundhog day is coming up on Sunday and I just had to create something fun. The best part is I was able to make these Groundhog’s Day pancakes with stuff I already…

We Made a Pumpkin Pie Parfait at Shoprite’s Kids Cook Mondays

November 27th, 2013

This is not a sponsored post.   In select ShopRite stores, ShopRite has started “Kids Cook Mondays”. Some ShopRites do not advertise online and some do. The ones that I know about are in Glassboro, New Jersey and West Berlin, New Jersey. The December dates will be announced and added to our New Jersey Calendar…

Pirate Cake

2 Ways to Create an Pirate Cake

September 26th, 2013

Keeping with our Pirate Party theme this week we’ve got two great ways to show you how to make a pirate cake for birthday parties. Today, we’ll show you how to make a pirate for a pirate cake and how to make a pirate ship cake.     How to create a Pirate Cake To…

Can Cooking with Cans be Fun, Healthy, & Educational for Kids?

August 28th, 2013

We received coupons to purchase some canned goods for free along with payment for a sponsored post as part of a Mom it Forward Cans Get You Cooking blogger campaign. We appreciate their support of Jersey Family Fun that allows us to share with families information about products we think their family may enjoy.  …

Minion Cakes

How To Make Your Own Edible Despicable Me Minion

July 3rd, 2013

Minions like bananas, my munchkins like sweet treats.   With Despicable Me 2 movie coming out this week, I decided to take advantage of the rainy weather and make yummy minions with my kids.   Supplies to make Edible Despicable Me Minions Snack cakes that are shaped like minions (We used Tastykake Dreamies) Wilton candy eyes…

Grands Pizza

Pillsbury Grands Pizzas Great Afterschool Snack or Easy To Make Dinner

April 10th, 2013

With warmer weather come sports, after school activities, playing outside and losing track of time leaving mom a frazzled mess. On those nights when we need a quick and easy dinner I let the kids make their own pizzas with Pillsbury Grands biscuits. Ingredients to make mini pizzas 1 package of Grands biscuits 1 jar…

Enjoying Dole Fruit Parfaits

Super Spring Snacks with Dole

March 22nd, 2013

  Doesn’t he look happy? I love when I can give my kids a snack that they enjoy that is also healthy for them. We’ve loved Dole fruit products for a while. Their canned or plastic bowls of fruit make great snacks anytime of the day. Their frozen fruits are perfect for smoothies or baking…

Meal Ideas for Your Favorite Leprechaun

March 6th, 2013

I’m not sure if it is because green is my favorite color or that I’m of Irish descent, but,  St. Patrick’s’ day is one of my all time favorite holidays! So I rounded up some old photos for fun St. Patrick’s Day meal ideas. Leprechaun Lunch mashed potatoes shredded carrots broccoli yellow pepper candy eyes…

Snowman Cupcakes

November 28th, 2012

Baking fun on a snow day   Recently, we were hit with our first snowstorm of the year. It sure did look pretty but, nobody I talked to was ready for it yet, including the kids. It was to cold to go outside, and then the temperatures warmed up and the snow started melting before…

How to Throw a Madagascar-Inspired Circus Theme Party

October 22nd, 2012

When Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted came out in theaters, we threw a Circus Party to celebrate. I’ve always been a fan of animated features and planning the party was a great way get excited about seeing the movie. As a member of the Madagascar 3 Circus Circle on Crowdtap, I received a digital party kit…