Cooking with Kids
Jan20

Cooking with Kids

My niece and nephew came over again yesterday so we did some more cooking. We made some fantastic choc chip cookies. These were a great choice as there is plenty for them to do easily. They did the measuring, mixing and rolled balls of cookie dough. Of course the cookies weren’t all uniform in size but that doesn’t matter. Seeing the excitement on their faces as they watched them spread, crack and brown was fantastic. And...

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Cooking With Kids – Spaghetti
Jan13

Cooking With Kids – Spaghetti

I looked after my niece and nephew yesterday morning and wanted to cook something with them. I hadn’t decided what that would be until I found that Mum would be back to pick them up at lunch. I asked them if they would like to make spaghetti. Not the┬ápacket stuff in some water but real spaghetti noodles. They got excited about that. I mixed up an egg pasta dough, which is simply one egg to 100 grams of flour. The dough needs to...

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