Kabob Kaleidoscopes

Drawing and cooking often have the same goal—creating something colorful! Colorful will also mean a variety of tasty fruits, veggies and meats brought together. Kabobs are a great way to not only experiment with making different color combinations, but also a way to allow your little ones the independence to make their own creations! DespiteContinue reading “Kabob Kaleidoscopes”

Salty, sweet peaches

You know what’s great about making a salad? The possibilities are ENDLESS! Sure when you go to a restaurant the ingredients are pretty set, but that doesn’t have to be the case at home. Even better, adding in super sweet, ripe fruits can be a wonderful way to introduce children to a salad they won’tContinue reading “Salty, sweet peaches”

Fruity smoothie concoctions

The weather may not have gotten the memo about summer, but your kids probably did. And they most likely want some kind of mid-afternoon snack. While the weather may not be extra hot, all that running around could mean a need for your little ones to cool down. A plethora of tasty treats await anyContinue reading “Fruity smoothie concoctions”

Berry delicious pickings

“I found one,” a small voice said among the rows and rows of berries on a recent Wednesday morning. “It is juicy?” another responded. Juicy it may have been, but more important to the kids was pointing out the red juice from the freshly-picked olalieberries running down their fingers. “It looks like blood,” 8-year-old Zoe said. HerContinue reading “Berry delicious pickings”

Scrumptious strawberry sweets

Some smells bring back memories. In that way, strawberries are like summer. There’s a sweet smell that feels the air and regardless of what’s being made in the kitchen, adding strawberries makes it sweet and summer-like. Many fruits can be that way. Funny thing about strawberries — they aren’t fruit. They’re part of a flower,Continue reading “Scrumptious strawberry sweets”

Making tasty treats for baby!

New babies are super cute, with their little toes, cooing noises and big, sleepy yawns. And this week, KCA welcomed a beautiful baby girl to the family! Lani, KCA’s executive director, welcomed a beautiful baby girl, named Lilana, at 9:08 p.m. June 23. Both are doing great!   But not everyone loves a baby, particularlyContinue reading “Making tasty treats for baby!”

Making an arctic blast

Who doesn’t love ice cream? Now that the weather’s getting warmer, ice cream will be on the minds of more and more little ones. Who are you kidding? You’re thinking about a cool treat as well. Enjoying this summer staple can be more than going to the store and grabbing a carton. Make ice cream with your kids!

Kids Culinary Adventures to release “Chefs First Activity Book”

As professional chefs we begin with safety first! This entertaining and educational book provides hours of fun.  Small children will safely identify kitchen tools through a color, cut and paste activity which is a great introduction to everyday kitchen utensils. This fun engaging book comes with a small recyclable card board “toolbox” to carry their culinary items. Just like a real chef . ThisContinue reading “Kids Culinary Adventures to release “Chefs First Activity Book””