Category Archives: Cooking & Recipes

Recipes and cooking activities for families to enjoy.

St. Patrick’s Day Treats for a Non-Parent, Non-Cook

While most posts to our KidZui blog revolve around bringing the family together to make some scrumptious treats or awesome artwork, this St. Patty’s Day post isn’t really like that. Full disclosure here: I’m neither a parent, nor a person … Continue reading

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Holiday Recipes for Kids: Reindeer Cookies

‘Tis the season for decorating cookies, and in our house decorating sugar cookies and gingerbread just isn’t nearly enough, this year we decorated Oreo’s too . What you need: Oreo cookies (we used the red crème Winter Oreo’s) M&M’s (red) … Continue reading

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Spooky Halloween Eats: Spider Web Cheesecake

This yummy Halloween-themed treat is super fun and easy to make with kids! Ingredients / Supplies: 2 Pre-made Oreo  pie crust 2 bars of regular Philadelphia cream cheese 8 oz container of sour cream 1 can of condensed milk Vanilla … Continue reading

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Fun Halloween Treats: Orange Jelly Pumpkins

Kids are going to love these fun treats for Halloween, and best of all they are simple to make. Jelly in orange rinds was something I grew up, especially for parties.   I don’t know what made me think of it, … Continue reading

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Creamy Ginger Carrot Soup Recipe

The weather is starting to warm up, but that hasn’t stopped me from making steaming batches of hot soup. One reason is that I’m lazy highly efficient in the kitchen. I’m a big fan of one-pot meals. The other reason … Continue reading

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Homemade Easter Treats for Kids

Are you going to a potluck, hosting an Easter party, or just looking for some yummy homemade Easter treats for your kids that do not involve Peeps or cupcakes? This Easter-inspired dirt-in-a-cup recipe is so simple to make that with … Continue reading

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Celebrate Spring with this Strawberry Spinach Salad Recipe

Berry lovers, rejoice! Strawberry season is officially here. I can’t think of a better way to celebrate than with a refreshingly sweet-tart salad starring the queen of all berries.  Enjoy this strawberry spinach salad recipe!

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St. Patrick’s Day Lunch for Kids

Little Leprechauns are bound to love this delicious St. Patrick’s Day lunch whether they enjoy it at home or you pack it for them for school.

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Making Homemade Granola

My husband eats like a squirrel during the work week. He nibbles all day long on things like nuts, seeds, and dried fruit and veggies. He especially loves granola. What he doesn’t love, though, is that most brands come with … Continue reading

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Kids Valentines Day Snacks

My kids come home every day from school starving.  Unlike most days though, I want to give them an extra special treat for Valentines Day, so I plan on having a special tray with these kids Valentines Day snacks ready … Continue reading

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