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Dandelion Jelly Recipe

Our dandelions have been thriving, and I have embraced the so-called ‘weed’, that so eagerly wants to grow in my back yard. What about you? Have you been curious to try to make Jelly out of the yellow petals scattered across your yard? I gave it a try! Check out this recipe, and how we… Continue reading Dandelion Jelly Recipe

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Easy Cheese Biscuits + Walter the Baker by Eric Carle for Storytime with kids!

Try our Easy Cheese Biscuits while reading Water the Baker by Eric Carle, for your next storytime with your kids, for a hands-on learning activity about baking with milk! We pulled out a great book we had in our home library, that we had been meaning to read; Walter the Baker by Eric Carle, and… Continue reading Easy Cheese Biscuits + Walter the Baker by Eric Carle for Storytime with kids!

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Easy Peanut Butter Rice Krispy Squares & Thankful Book

We are keeping it simple for Canadian Thanksgiving Story-time today, so we whipped up a yummy batch of our Easy Peanut Butter Rice Krispy Squares, topped with Melted Chocolate, and a dash of sprinkles, all the while reading a fun story about Pig, Elephant, and thankfulness! Sometimes it's awesome to bake up the most complicated… Continue reading Easy Peanut Butter Rice Krispy Squares & Thankful Book

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Pink Chocolate Unicorn Poop – A No-Bake Recipe Kids Love

Try our Pink Chocolate Unicorn Poop, the perfect no-bake recipe that is the perfect crowd pleaser for kids and adults alike! Plus Enter our Book Giveaway! Birthday party? Unicorn-themed activity? Just for fun? Try these Pink Chocolate Unicorn Poop Treats! We have fallen in love with the children's book I Turned My Mom Into a… Continue reading Pink Chocolate Unicorn Poop – A No-Bake Recipe Kids Love

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Sticky Swamp Quiche from Ollie’s Cookbook – A Lunch Kids Love!

Since reading Ollie the Boy Who Became What He Ate, by Ollie's Edible Adventures, and downloading our free cookbook after subscribing to the Ollie Club website, we have been trying out the recipes and giving them a try with the kids. Today we are cooking up some Yummy Sticky Swamp Quice, and my son just… Continue reading Sticky Swamp Quiche from Ollie’s Cookbook – A Lunch Kids Love!

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Kelp Cookies: An Octonauts Inspired Lesson Plan!

Bake up some delicious Kelp Cookies with your kids while reading The Octonauts and The Great Big Open Ocean by Meomi. Recipe + Lesson Plan in our Shop Now! Our kids just love the Octonauts and while reading The Octonauts Explore the Great Big Open Ocean we got to talking about Kelp Cookies. Not only were… Continue reading Kelp Cookies: An Octonauts Inspired Lesson Plan!

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Marine Dream – A Salmon + Veggies Dinner for Kids!

We have been on a food-fueled Adventure with Ollie, The Boy Who Became What He Ate and the meal we have tried today is the "Marine Dream" which you can find in Ollie's Favorite Recipes Cookbook. I have been so impressed with how well Mr.5 is taking to the new meals we have been making… Continue reading Marine Dream – A Salmon + Veggies Dinner for Kids!

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Rainbow Drop Cake-Cookies ~ A Book Inspired Recipe

We have been reading The Cake That Mack Ate by Rose Robert and Mary Kovalski and have made some delicious Rainbow Drop Cake-Cookies that are perfect for storytime with your kids! These yummy cookies are made with Betty Crocker Rainbow Bit Cake Mix, and are super easy to whip up! Simple yet delicious, they are… Continue reading Rainbow Drop Cake-Cookies ~ A Book Inspired Recipe

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Baking Monkey Bread With Kids

Baking Monkey Bread with kids is fun and easy! Try out this bread recipe of ours with your kids and pair it with a #bookandagame! Monkey Bread starts with a buttery-egg dough, that you knead until smooth and satiny, then rolled out and cut into shapes that are dipped into butter, and sugar and cinnamon,… Continue reading Baking Monkey Bread With Kids

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Cook Me A Story: Hansel + Greggtel’s Cookies

Cook Me a Story is a children's storybook and cookbook combined! Whip up some tasty snacks, drinks and treats with your kids while you read these fairytale 'recipes'! Written by Bryan Kozlowski, who studied food history and folklore, among graduating from the Culinary Institue of America. Bryan is a passionate champion of “lit wit” – bringing… Continue reading Cook Me A Story: Hansel + Greggtel’s Cookies