The Kitchen

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Safe Handling for Baby Food

Safe Handling for Baby Food

Your child’s health is your first priority and the food he eats from birth through his adult years plays a tremendous part in his health, growth and well being. Along with the food selections your make, you must also pay ... - test

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Ten Reasons to Cook with Your Child

Ten Reasons to Cook with Your Child

Cooking as a family has many merits, and cooking with your child is especially advantageous both for your child’s development and for bonding between you and your young ones. 1. Cooking teaches value When all a child has to do ... - test

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Teaching Your Children How to Use Knives in the Kitchen

Teaching Your Children How to Use Knives in the Kitchen

When teaching your children how to prepare food, cutting that food will become an issue at some point. While there are no exact guidelines as to how old a child has to be to use a knife, you should make ... - test

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Teaching Your Children to Handle Heat in the Kitchen

Teaching Your Children to Handle Heat in the Kitchen

The most dangerous items in the kitchen are often the ones we rely on the most. Ovens, stoves, steam and boiling water are all very dangerous, but when your child wants to learn how to cook, they will be a ... - test

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How Old is Old Enough to Cook?

How Old is Old Enough to Cook?

You child likely had a play kitchen as a toddler and might begin expressing interest in learning to cook with you a bit after that. It’s a touch call deciding when your child is ready to tackle the kitchen, especially ... - test

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Having Fun in the Kitchen

Having Fun in the Kitchen

When your child begins to join you in the kitchen, the focus should not be on preparing a junior chef, but instead on having a good time together. Of course, the best lessons are learned while having fun, so working ... - test

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Cooking With Kids: 10 Dangers to Watch Out For

Cooking With Kids: 10 Dangers to Watch Out For

Cooking with children is a wonderful way to spend time together and share the joys of the kitchen. But when you cook with a child of any age, or cook alone for that matter, there are risks you must take ... - test

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Easy Ways to Cook Together

Easy Ways to Cook Together

When your child wants to help with dinner, the last thing you want to do is to dissuade him. However, you have to balance his desire to help with the amount of help he actually provides. The teen that can ... - test

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Breakfast in Bed

Breakfast in Bed

Many children want to create a special treat for a parent by creating breakfast in bed. The problem, however, is that often children are more interested in creating the breakfast before they realize exactly how to make certain food items. ... - test