Cooking with your kids is a great bonding experience. It helps them learn the basics of cooking at an early age. It’s important to hone your child’s interests so that they can improve their skills and increase their knowledge. As a parent, you can let your kids try and follow easy recipes which requires very simple instructions. Let’s take a look at the Top 5 Recipes That You Can Make With Your Kids.
1. Ham & Pineapple Pita Pizza
The ingredients you’ll be needing for this recipe are 4 pitas, 8 ounces of sliced deli ham, 1 eight ounce can of chunky pineapples and 1 eight ounce sliced fresh mozzarella cheese. This recipe only has three simple steps which your kids will be able to follow easily. First, the oven has to be heated to 425 degrees Fahrenheit. Then, place the pita bread on a baking sheet. Next, layer it with the main ingredients which are the pineapple chunks, ham and mozzarella. Finally, bake the pitas and take them out once they turn crispy and the mozzarella has melted which takes approximately 10 minutes.
2. Nutella & Raspberry Sandwiches
This recipe is perfect to eat for afternoon snacks. You and your kids will surely enjoy how quick and easy it is to make them. The ingredients you will be needing are 1/2 cup Nutella, 8 slices of white bread and 2 six ounce cups of fresh raspberries. There are only three steps to create these delicious sandwiches. First, spread the Nutella on 4 slices of white bread. Next, put the raspberries on top of the bread and create a sandwich using the remaining slices. Finally, cut each sandwich into 4 equal pieces.
3. Pinto Bean & Cheese Tacos
The ingredients you’ll be needing are 8 taco shells, 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese, 3/4 cup mild salsa, 1 heart of romaine lettuce and 1 fifteen ounce can of pinto beans. Begin by combining the pinto beans with the salsa in a small microwavable bowl. Then, put it inside the microwave for 2 minutes. Next, cut the lettuce into bite sized pieces. Finally, place the bean mixture into each of the taco shells. For toppings, you can put the cheddar cheese and lettuce together with any remaining salsa.
4. Chocolate Banana Sundae
For this delicious dessert recipe, all you’ll be needing are 4 small bananas, 1/4 cup chocolate sauce, 1 pint of vanilla ice cream and 1/4 cup of sweetened shredded coconut. First, peel the bananas and cut them into small slices. Then, scoop the vanilla ice cream into a small bowl. Next, put the bananas into the bowl and sprinkle the shredded coconut on top. Finally, add the chocolate sauce to make it even more scrumptious.
5. Yogurt Parfait with Crumbled Gingersnaps
This is recipe is a healthier option compared to regular desserts such as cakes and ice cream. You will be needing 4 six ounce containers of vanilla or plain yogurt, 2 tablespoons of honey and 8 gingersnaps. First, spoon two containers of yogurt and put them into four glasses. Then, crumble four cookies on top of the yogurt. Next, put the two remaining yogurt containers into the glass. Take the remaining cookies and crumble it on top. To complete the recipe, drizzle it with honey.