Cook and Bake with Kids

Whether the kids were curious and showed inclination or this becomes a quality time activity with edible reward, cooking and baking with children can be illuminating and fun.

Highly Recommended Books

The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs Hardcover: Using kid-tested (by 750 pint sized cooks) and approved recipes, America’s Test Kitchen has created a comprehensive book for kid chefs. Recommended for all skill levels?including recipes for breakfast, snacks and beverages, dinners, desserts, and more. Step-by-step photos of tips and techniques. Testimonials (and even some product reviews!) from kid test cooks who worked alongside America’s Test Kitchen. $10.99   

The Complete Baking Book for Young Chefs $13.59  

Kids Cooking and Baking Gift Set by Tovla Jr.: Complete Cooking Supplies for the Junior Chef Real Accessories & Utensils made from nontoxic, food-grade materials safe for small hands. Comes with 4 parent-approved, delicious recipes. Set includes a portable reusable tool box For storage, 4 recipe cards for kids, stylish unisex apron, measuring cups & measuring spoons, kitchen timer, pair of tongs, rolling pin, 3 nylon knives, spoon, spatula, wisk, 3 cookie cutters and a cutting board. $59.95

Children’s 25-Piece Kitchen Basics Kit by Curious Kids: Includes small & medium nylon plastic knife, apple slicer featuring oversized handles, vegetable scrubber, blade-guarded fruit and vegetable peeler; a color-coded set of 6 measuring spoons and 6 measuring cups, medium silicone mixing spatula and silicone mixing spoon, non-stick rolling pin, three prep bowls with lids, and an adjustable, washable cotton child chef apron. Silicone tools are heat safe up to 450°F. Dishwasher safe and BPA free. Ergonomic handles featuring soft-touch button grips are designed for children’s hands for easy holding. $59.99

Real Kids Baking Set by JLySHOP:  32 Pcs. Includes Kids Apron, Chef Hat, Oven Mitt, Real Baking Tools. 12 silicon baking cups, 1 spatula, 1 pastry brush, 5 measuring spoon, 1 rolling pin, 1 whisk, 6 heart shape cookie cutters  (plastic cookie cutters instead of stainless steel cookie cutters to prevent kids from cutting their hands) 1 Oven Gloves, Child Apron, Chef Hat & Sleeves. Microwave safe, flexible, comfortable for little hands, rust-free, no need to grease pan, withstands heat of melted sugar; sauces and creams don’t stick, and the items are reusable $35.99  Best Suited Gift for Boys & Girls (for Age 5+)

Junior Pizza Cooking Set by Masterchef – 5 Pc Kit Includes a sauce ladle, wood pizza board, personal pizza pan, a plastic pizza cutter, and 3 unique pizza recipe cards for all levels of experience, plus 1 blank recipe card to write his/her own recipe! Kid-safe, non-slip silicone grips. Ages 6 and up. $28.99    


More than one child? M-Aimee 4 Pieces Kids Apron Set: Adjustable (elastic band in back to allow for better fit) Cotton Child Aprons with 2 Pockets. Breathable, machine washable, cotton canvas. Suitable for kids’ age from 7-13 years old.   $17.89  

Not Shown:Kids Apron and Hat Set Children Chef Apron by Sunland. Choice of 6 colors. Sizes meant for 3-6 and 6-12 year-olds $8.59

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