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Something as simple as cooking can be a great alternative way of learning for your boys and girls. From developing fine motor skills to practicing math, there are plenty of benefits. Even your youngest kids can join in and will appreciate helping out mom or dad – and we’ve picked out some easy recipes and DIY cooking kits that you can do together.
1. The Kidz Crate Activity Box
Kidz Factory in Abu Dhabi has rolled out some awesome DIY cooking kits including a Make your own ‘Factory FreakShake’, Decorate your own ‘Cookie and Cupcake’ and Make your own ‘Pizza Chef’ Activity Box.
Delivery throughout the UAE, 10% discount with Kidzapp with boxes starting from AED 69
2. Pizza Skewers
Let’s try pizza in a different way! For little kids: Let them dump the ingredients into the bowl, stir them up and tear the basil leaves over the skewers. For big kids: Let them measure out the ingredients, roll out the dough and thread the skewers.
3. Frozen Banana Cereal Pops
4. Hungry Fruit Caterpillar
5. Rainbow Painted Toast
This kids’ cooking kit is a collaboration between Deliveroo and Fuchsia and allows you to have a cooking workshop at home while teaching your child the steps of putting together a simple and healthy meal. Choose from the Thai-inspired Falafels or Sweet and Sour Noodles kit.
7. Easy 3-Ingredient Nutella Brownies
There’s always room for dessert, right!? Here’s a quick and easy treat your entire family will enjoy making – and eating! For big kids: have them measure out the ingredients. For little kids: let them mix all the ingredients together in the bowl.
8. Roasted Turkey and Basil Cream Cheese Pinwheel Sandwiches
These colourful pinwheels can be made in the morning and kept chilled for an easy lunch or afternoon snack. For little kids: Let them wash and spin dry the lettuce. For big kids: Let them layer the ingredients and roll up the sandwiches.
9. Mini Lasagnas
10. Mashed Potato Doughnuts
Who doesn’t love doughnuts? Try these super silky melt-in-your mouth pillows that include potatoes! For big kids: have them measure out the ingredients. For little kids: let them mix the ingredients together.