Posts Tagged ‘ snacks ’

Chocolate Acorns – A Fall Recipe

Posted on September 17th, 2013 by Patti Brown

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It’s not quite autumn on the calendar yet, but with school back in session, it feels like it’s time to pull out the sweaters and pumpkins! Josh and Abbie put together some chocolate acorns for a fall treat. With only three ingredients, it took just a few minutes to assemble a small plate’s worth. I’ll [&hellip

Strawberry Lemon Dessert Pizzas

Posted on August 6th, 2013 by Patti Brown

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Mini¬†Strawberry Lemon Dessert Pizzas are a simple three ingredient dessert that are pretty enough to serve at a tea party, but easy enough for a seven year old to put together. That’s why they are this week’s Cooking With Kids recipe! The fresh flavors of lemon and strawberry mingle in one delicious summery snack. You [&hellip

Chocolate Covered PB&J Stacks

Posted on July 30th, 2013 by Karee

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This week’s Cooking With Kids recipe combines two favorites…melted chocolate and PB&J. How can you go wrong with that? Chances are you already have the ingredients you need to make these Chocolate Covered PB&J Stacks. Ready to get started? Not only is it easy, it goes pretty quickly, too. The hardest part is putting them [&hellip

Red, White and Blue Nachos

Posted on June 25th, 2013 by Patti Brown

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I love celebrating holidays. Really, any holiday will do in our house. We’ve turned Leap Day into a celebration. National Knit in Public Week required a gathering. On 11/11/11 we obsessively watched the computer clock, then ate a bunch of food in the shape of 1’s and quantities of 11. Yep, crazy. But sometimes, well… [&hellip

Mini Chocolate Kiss Pies

Posted on March 5th, 2013 by Patti Brown

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So it is true that this may label us as geeks, but this is the third year we are officially and gleefully celebrating Pi Day. What is Pi Day you ask? Why March 14… 3/14! Because pi, of course, is 3.14! How does one celebrate Pi Day? In our house we celebrate by eating pie! [&hellip

Garlic Pretzel Hearts

Posted on February 5th, 2013 by Patti Brown

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Valentines’ Day is coming… bring on the heart projects! In between all the card making and crafting, why not have the kids whip up a snack recipe to fit right in with the theme? Garlic gives these soft pretzel hearts extra flavor. Garlic Pretzel Hearts 1 roll refrigerated garlic breadstick dough (8 oz) 1 egg [&hellip

Tortilla Snowflakes

Posted on January 22nd, 2013 by Patti Brown

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We live in central Texas. It does not snow here. Well, okay… every few years we get a dusting, and my kids scrape the entire yard to build a one inch snowman! Obviously snowflakes are rare here. But they are greatly hoped for! I saw a picture of edible snowflakes using tortillas and knew we [&hellip