Posts filed under ‘Kids in the Kitchen’

Magic Drops of Colour.

IMG_5391 I could have written a blog about cupcake making, but we all know how to make a cake? (I hope!), I could have written a blog about playdough, but there seems to be quite a few great ones floating around already. What I do want to write about is the little magic drops of colour that make these activities and many more so much fun.


Continue Reading November 6, 2009 at 11:17 am 4 comments

Rigatoni – Spinach and Cheese filled with kids.

Rig collage We got out all of the vegies left in the fridge – Sweet potato, carrot, celery, tomato, capsicums and spinich. We chopped these up and simmered in a pot to make a vegie sauce. We browned some mince, added it to the pot. Once this was all cooked we divided the mix in to two pots. One for spicy mexican meat for that night and one to make into a pasta sauce for the next night

Continue Reading October 30, 2009 at 11:10 am 4 comments

What can kids do in the kitchen?

Mr Chef & Mr CookThose who know me well know I love to cook, had I of had my way when I was younger I would have become a chef. My life has followed a different path for which I am happy to follow but given the opportunity I will be in my kitchen surrounded by beaters, processors, knives, pots, pans and whatever gadget gets things done perfectly.

Continue Reading October 30, 2009 at 10:44 am 3 comments

According to the TV– We’re not good enough! Ha!! We’re Better!

Dinner Time The thing that bugs me the most though is the constant references made to the value of sitting around the dinner table of an evening eating a meal together. For a long time I got caught up in the importance of it and it made me miserable. I felt as though my family was not good enough. We don’t eat together. So what!!!

Continue Reading October 13, 2009 at 8:36 pm 1 comment

Humpty Dumpty – How do you cook your eggs?

All the Kings horses and all the Kings men, couldn't put Humpty together again. I often refer to my style of raising kids as something from a Three Ring Circus! Why not have fun every chance you get. Scrambled eggs is such a simple breakfast. Kids love cracking eggs and mixing, but have you ever done it this way?

Continue Reading October 2, 2009 at 10:14 am 6 comments

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Nicole Carr

Rizoleey = Riley + Zoe
I loved writing a diary for both of my children during their first year, I also made them a wonderful scrapbook of photos. Since my son turned 1 I needed a new avenue to express my creativity - Blogging combines my love of scrapbooking, kids activities, photography and writing.
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