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Why do kids find mealtimes so much more fun with grandparents than at home?
Maybe it's the absence of the usual power struggles with mom and dad - especially at mealtime when they can exert their independece by being picky eaters.
With grandma and grandpa, they can just relax and have fun!
In the kitchen, there's
nothing like the feeling of accomplishment kids get when they're
allowed to help out. Make it fun with tips,
suggestions and (mostly) easy recipes found at these top sites...
More about grandkid-friendly recipes around the Web:
Tips for Cooking with Grandchildren - Check out the Grandparents.com guide to assigning age-appropriate tasks for toddlers to older kids, with an whole collection of kid-friendly recipes to try in cooking with kids.
Cooking with Grandkids - Engaging intro about the fascination
kids have for food preparation includes easy recipes for Pretend
Soup and Carrot Pennies.
Cooking with the Wee Kiwis - Check out recipes for the young
set to easily whip up, including our favorites: Grandpa's
Dump Cake and the giggly Teletubby
Banana Rama Nilly Vanilly Maraschino Cherry Pie...
- From Seed to Sandwich - This UK site combines fun and
learning with a timeline of bread-making - from the Egyptians
to the 20th century - plus Fun
with Diabetes - Readers Favorite Recipes - With hundreds of low sugar and sugar-free
recipes to try, you'll be using your own good judgment
on which one is the most age-appropriate if the kids are assisting.