Did you know that cooking with children can encourage them to develop an adventurous and varied food palette? Those involved in the cooking process are more likely willing to try new foods.
Cooking with kids is beneficial in more ways: besides helping them learn and practice some basic math concepts, it is also good for building language skills and learning about new foods.
Cooking also teaches kids important life skills, such as how to follow directions, how to work cooperatively in a group, and how to be patient.
Kids who cook often have better self-esteem and are more confident in their abilities. Cooking is a fun family activity. It brings everyone together.
Here are a few recipes that are easy to make and will please any palate: