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Cakes for Kids: 40 Easy Recipes That Will Wow!
Cakes for Kids
40 Easy Recipes That Will Wow!
Hardcover      ISBN: 1423652827

40 simple cake recipes for holidays, birthdays, or any occasion.

Presenting playful cakes for kids that are easy to make and taste great. Straight-forward recipes paired with achievable cake decorating instructions makes preparation a breeze. The decorating steps are even simple enough for kids to join in the fun.

Start with one of four foolproof basic cakes to serve as your foundation (yogurt cake, chocolate cake, lemon cake, or vanilla sponge cake), choose your recipe, and get started From the simplest cakes to the most "complex," every single recipe is suited for even the most novice of bakers: truly a piece of cake.

These creative cake themes for birthdays and holidays include a Rainbow Roll, Tarzan's Jungle, Santa Claus, Halloween Graveyard, Polar Ice Floe, Candy Train, Circus Animals, Race Track, Pirate Ship, Hedgehog, Roaring Lion, Psychedelic Caterpillar, and many more

Juliette Lalbaltry is a food stylist who develops and writes recipes for magazines, her blog (juliette-lalbaltry.fr), and various company brands. She lives in Paris, France.

Delphine Constantini is a culinary photographer based in Paris.

Better Homes and Gardens New Junior CookBook
Better Homes and Gardens New Junior CookBook
Hardcover      ISBN: 1118146069
An all-new edition of the perfect kids' cookbook--now more fun than ever

Written and designed to appeal to kids ages 5 to 12, this all-new edition of the Better Homes and Gardens New Junior CookBook features 65 brand-new recipes that are simple to make and a blast to eat. Each recipe includes a photo of the dish and unique and lively illustrations of characters that tell a story to complement the dish.

All the recipes here are easy-to-follow and packed with helpful hints and fun ways for kids to put their own spin on them. With lots of easy-to-understand nutrition information, it's a great way to teach kids about healthy eating while getting them interested in cooking.

  • 65 recipes include hearty breakfasts, lunches, and dinners as well as healthy snacks and treats
  • Fun, engaging, full-color illustrations bring each recipe to life and grab kids' attention
  • Special features cover cooking basics, kitchen safety, menu planning, basic nutrition information, and guidance on reading and understanding food labels

Teach your kids how to eat right and help out in the kitchen with the Better Homes and Gardens New Junior CookBook. It's the perfect way to make it rewarding for the whole family.

Mrs. Peanuckle's Fruit Alphabet
Mrs. Peanuckle's Fruit Alphabet
Hardcover      ISBN: 1623368723
Mrs. Peanuckle's Fruit Alphabet introduces babies and toddlers to the colorful foods that will help them grow up to be healthy and strong. Children and parents alike will want to devour the fun facts and charming illustrations of fruits from the familiar banana to the not as familiar yumberry.

Mrs. Peanuckle's Fruit Alphabet is the second in a series of board books celebrating the joy nature brings to young children at home and in the backyard, from fresh fruits and vegetables to birds, bugs, flowers, and trees.
Good Housekeeping Kids Cook!, Volume 1: 100+ Super-Easy, Delicious Recipes
Good Housekeeping Kids Cook!, Volume 1
100+ Super-Easy, Delicious Recipes
Hardcover      ISBN: 1618372408
Tomato Soup with Cupid Croutons. A Meatball-Mozzarella Pizza. Homemade Fudgy Ice-Cream Sandwiches. Good Housekeeping's fun-to-make (and eat ) recipes will appeal to every kid.

With aspiring young chefs showing off their skills on Chopped Junior and Food Network Star Kids, it's clear that kids CAN cook and LOVE to cook Now, Good Housekeeping has created the perfect cookbook for kids of all ages who are eager to step in the kitchen. It features more than 100 delicious, fail-safe recipes, accompanied by colorful photographs and basic kitchen and cooking how-tos. Prepare tempting fare like mac 'n' cheese, lasagna, salads, smoothies, burgers, cakes, and more And when children want to whip up something for their friends and family, they'll find variations that make every dish super-special.
Cooking on a Stick: Campfire Recipes for Kids
Cooking on a Stick
Campfire Recipes for Kids
Paperback      ISBN: 0879057270

6 X 8 In

48 pages

48 Full-Color illustrations

Ages 7 To 11

With These Sensible and Sensitive Safety-First Recipes, This Upbeat Book Guides Kids Through The Fun and Rewarding Process of Campfire Cooking. Whether They're At A Campground With Other Campers, In The Forest With A Scouting Group, Or Simply In Their Own Backyard With Their Family. They'll Become Familiar With All The Basic Methods For Successful Outdoor Cooking.

Three Cooking Methods Are Explained With Recipes Given For Each:

Cooking On A

Kids' Cakes from the Whimsical Bakehouse: And Other Treats for Colorful Celebrations
Kids' Cakes from the Whimsical Bakehouse
And Other Treats for Colorful Celebrations
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0307463842

From the mother-daughter baking and decorating team behind the beloved WHIMSICAL BAKEHOUSE books, this trove of recipes and ideas will help you conjure up a colorful world of pixie dust or pirate's treasure for your kids.
Chocolate fairies dance atop a woodland cake surrounded by magic wands and tea party cupcakes; extraterrestrial cupcakes orbit a 3-D rocket cake; a spooky mummy mask cake watches over pudding-filled chocolate cauldrons. Ranging from simple to advanced, the recipes and designs in "Kids' Cakes from the Whimsical Bakehouse" build your skill set so that even novices can ultimately create every vibrantly decorated, delicious treat in this inspiring book. "Kids' Cakes" also offers "Plain and Simple" variations for busy days, and suggestions for involving little helping hands (and boosting their confidence, too) with "Kids Can" tasks.
Chapters include:
The Best Sleepover Ever
Bed Cake, "Half Moon" Black and White Cookies, Banana Bear Pancakes, and Oven French Toast
Step Right Up
Circus Cake with colorful chocolate bareback riders and clowns, lemon butter Balloon Cookies, and Funnel Cakes
Start Your Engines
Fire Truck and Rocket Cakes, Out-of-This-World planet and alien cupcakes
With detailed baking instructions, a color chart, more than 50 recipes, and a ton of decorating tips and designs for creating colored chocolate embellishments, Kids' Cakes from the Whimsical Bakehouse will show you how to turn any birthday, holiday, or even humdrum day into a sweet occasion and will leave you with unforgettable memories of baking together.

Baby-Led Feeding: A Natural Way to Raise Happy, Independent Eaters
Baby-Led Feeding
A Natural Way to Raise Happy, Independent Eaters
Paperback      ISBN: 0544963407

What if you could skip the tiny jars and pouches of bland baby food in favor of a more natural, flavor-filled, and family-friendly transition to solid foods? Baby-led feeding (also known as baby-led weaning) is just that. Feeding your baby a variety of healthy, wholesome solid foods, rather than relying solely on purees, is thought to promote motor skills and establish lifelong healthy eating habits. Here, author and food editor at Parents magazine Jenna Helwig gives an easy-to-follow introduction to this popular new method. With more than 100 ideas and recipes, this bright, photo-driven book includes chapters on the benefits of this approach, when and how to get started, essential safety and nutrition guidelines, frequently asked questions, basic fruit and vegetable prep, more complex finger foods, and family meals. All recipes have been reviewed by a registered dietitian and include nutrition information to ensure a healthy mealtime.

Bento Blast!: More Than 150 Cute and Clever Bento Box Meals for Your Kids
Bento Blast!
More Than 150 Cute and Clever Bento Box Meals for Your Kids
Paperback      ISBN: 1631584650
The lunchbox reinvented: transform the boring routine of your children's packed lunches into cute, edible cartoon characters

Packing school lunches for fussy children can be a chore. Parents are bored of making the same old soggy sandwiches every day, and your picky eaters don't even show any appreciation when they return their lunchboxes with uneaten veggies and scrappy bits. What if you could entice your children to eat balanced lunches every day? Even better: how do you transform the routine of unoriginal packed lunches into a joy for yourself?

Inspired by the Japanese tradition of the bento box, a home-packed meal served in a box with compartments containing different food, Bento Blast reinvents the concept of the stale packed lunch. Learn to make your very own creative bento boxes and turn the law of don't play with your food on its head by reimagining dishes as colorful cartoon characters. Entice your children with:
  • Teddy bear-shaped mini pizzas
  • Hot dog buns
  • Scrambled egg chicks
  • Porky pastas
  • Panda bamboo
  • And many more edible critters

With more than 160 step-by-step tutorials on how to assemble balanced bento boxes, create food art, and cook individual recipes that bridge the East and the West, Bento Blast turns food preparation into an art and makes eating fun again for both parent and child. Soon, your children will boast to their friends about their lunches, and your spouse might even ask for his or her own takeaway lunch Lunchtime, or dinnertime, will never be the same again.
The Ultimate Kids' Baking Book: 60 Easy and Fun Dessert Recipes for Every Holiday, Birthday, Milestone and More
The Ultimate Kids' Baking Book
60 Easy and Fun Dessert Recipes for Every Holiday, Birthday, Milestone and More
Paperback      ISBN: 1624148786

Take the Lead Baking Treats You and Your Family Will Love

This time you're in charge of making dessert instead of your parents Master what all the best bakers know, from separating eggs to creaming butter and sugar together and even rolling your own cookie dough. Each skill you learn will make you a next-level baker so you'll be ready to deck out the Thanksgiving table with a Thankful-for-You Cake Pop Bouquet, wow a friend with Birthday Sprinkle Donuts or bake Smart Cookies for back to school. With something for every celebration, your friends and family will be amazed at all the wonderful treats you can bake.

Now that you're the head baker at home, you can make each dessert your own with unique decorations Choose your own shapes for the Gingerbread Cookie Cutouts. Finish off your cookies and cakes with Sweet Buttercream Frosting using your favorite colors and flavors. Top Confetti Cupcake Cuties with any sprinkles you like. Once you've mastered all the decorating basics, you can put your skills to the test with the Epic Chocolate Layer Cake. Full of fun desserts for any day of the year, The Ultimate Kids' Baking Book has all the tips, tricks and treats you need to become the best baker ever
The Complete Baking Book for Young Chefs: 100+ Sweet and Savory Recipes That You'll Love to Bake, Share and Eat!
The Complete Baking Book for Young Chefs
100+ Sweet and Savory Recipes That You'll Love to Bake, Share and Eat!
Hardcover      ISBN: 1492677698

A New York Times Bestseller

From the creators of the #1 New York Times bestselling cookbook for kids comes the ultimate baking book. America's Test Kitchen once again brings their scientific know-how, rigorous testing, and hands-on learning to KIDS

BAKING ISN'T JUST FOR CUPCAKES

Want to make your own soft pretzels? Or wow your friends with homemade empanadas? What about creating a showstopping pie? Maybe some chewy brownies after school? From breakfast to breads, from cookies to cakes (yes, even cupcakes ), learn to bake it all here. You can do this, and it's fun

  • Recipes were thoroughly tested by more than 5,000 kids to get them just right for cooks of all skill levels--including recipes for breakfast, breads, pizzas, cookies, cupcakes, and more
  • Step-by-step photos of tips and techniques will help young chefs feel like pros in their own kitchen
  • Testimonials (and even some product reviews ) from kid test cooks who worked alongside America's Test Kitchen test cooks will encourage young chefs that they truly are learning the best recipes from the best cooks.

By empowering young chefs to make their own choices in the kitchen, America's Test Kitchen is building a new generation of confident cooks, engaged eaters, and curious experimenters.