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DIY Teacher Appreciation Gift Kids Can Make: Nut and Seed Brittle

DIY Teacher Appreciation Gift Kids Can Make: Nut and Seed Brittle

It's time to show your child's teacher how much they mean to you! As a former pre-kindergarten teacher, I know from experience that healthy snacks are always appreciated. You can make your own nut and seed brittle using the recipe below and wrap up the goodies in a plastic container or mason jar. It's a DIY teacher appreciation gift kids can make, and teachers are sure to appreciate the extra love that went into the present.

Earth Day Rainbow Carrot Peel Chips

Earth Day Rainbow Carrot Peel Chips

Happy Earth Day! On Earth Day we should always think about what we can do to help our planet. When we cook, a lot of food gets thrown out and that hurts the environment! That won’t happen with our special Earth Day recipe: Earth Day Rainbow Carrot Peel Chips! Earth Day Rainbow Carrot Peel Chips are a easy Earth Day dish that uses every part of the carrot, so there's no leftover waste. It can even be a healthy new part of lunch or snack time!

Kitchen Vocabulary: 'Batter' Vegan Pancakes

Kitchen Vocabulary: 'Batter' Vegan Pancakes

Strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, oh my! This week we are making vegan pancakes! Instead of milk and eggs these vegan pancakes are made with flour, baking powder and apple cider vinegar! This weeks kitchen vocabulary word is batter. This vegan pancakes recipe uses both dry and wet batter! Batter is a semiliquid that combines ingredients.

Z is for Zucchini: Zucchini Sushi

Z is for Zucchini: Zucchini Sushi

Z is for Zucchini! The last of the vegetable alphabet, Zucchini is a veggie that's in the same family as pumpkins! Zucchinis are technically fruits because they grow from a small yellow flower. Zucchini's a great sources of vitamin C and can be used in just about any dish, such as Zucchini Sushi!Zucchini Sushi is a new take on an old favorite that's easy to make and even easier to eat! It's the perfect dish for a snack, a party, or for a fun and creative afternoon savory treat! Don't worry about the raw fish in this kind of sushi, we used canned tuna. 

Kitchen Vocabulary: 'Dicing' Mango Salsa

Kitchen Vocabulary: 'Dicing' Mango Salsa

Our Kitchen Vocabulary Word this week is Dice. To dice means to cut something into smaller pieces or cubes. Dicing is used in salsa to cut the ingredients into finer pieces that are easier to dip into. This mango salsa recipe is a refreshing option for summer and chock-full of knife skills exercises for you and your kid chef to learn together.