Posts in Kids Cooking

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…

Popcorn Monster Hands Directions

October 23rd, 2013

I can’t remember the first time I saw one of those popcorn monster hands at a Halloween party.  For years I’ve been telling myself, “I’m going to make those!” So last year I finally did it.  I made my own popcorn monster hands.  And, of course, that was also the year that Hurricane Sandy decided…

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…

Halloween Stuffed Peppers

How to Make Halloween Stuffed Peppers

September 25th, 2013

  I was perusing Pinterest looking for some new fun Halloween food ideas when I kept seeing posts for spaghetti stuffed peppers that looked like jack-o-lanterns. I wasn’t sure that my kids would eat the pepper with spaghetti oozing out of it though it sure did look fun. I decided to make simpler stuffed peppers…

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…

Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Pancakes

March 13th, 2013

Dr. Seuss’ birthday may be over, but you can still connect what you are reading to the activities you do with your kids. They love pancakes and helping out in the kitchen. So why not combine the two with some Seuss inspired pancakes for a fun twist on a breakfast standard. I confess, I use…