Category Archives: Other wonderful treats

Everything that does not fit into the other categories – wonderful treats

Cake making – Streusel Cake with Fruit Filling – Cooking with Kids

Pennsylvania  Dutch Streusel Cake with a  Fruit Filling Have you ever made streusel  cake or streuselkuchen?  This is one of  the best.  Like most, this one has a  layer of fruit filling tucked under the streusel top. Serve  it as a dessert … Continue reading

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You won’t believe what’s in this dish! Abe & Arthur’s Restaurant in NYC – Cauliflower with White Chocolate – Cooking with Kids!

Yes kids will LOVE cauliflower after you serve them this! Cooking with kids can be such fun and when they help you prepare CAULIFLOWER – yes that vegetable that most kids have never eaten – they will gobble this up! … Continue reading

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Cooking with kids – Stuffed Pancakes! Yummy!

Cooking with Kids -Yummy Stuffed Pancakes Do you want to know how to make cute little pancake turnovers with  raspberry or other fruit fillings inside? I get fillings and pancake mixes from The Prepared Pantry – and they have lots of combinations as … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips – Making Blintzes! Cooking with Kids – who doesn’t love kids and blintzes?

The Easy Way to Make Strawberry, Cherry, and Other Blintzes  I love blintzes—always have.  I don’t know anyone who does not love blintzes.  So how come we don’t make them more often? Blintzes aren’t hard but if you are making … Continue reading

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Tasty Thursdays – Aebleskiver – a Dutch Dessert that makes Cooking with Kids so much fun!

How to Delight Your Family! Make aebleskiver! I guarantee your family will love aebleskiver—Danish  puffed pastries. Aebleskiver are extra special but easy enough that you can make  them often. Make them from scratch or make  them from a mix.  Since … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips – Cooking with kids – French Toast – the USA Way!

Cinnamon Vanilla Sugar Overnight  Baked French Toast Cinammon Sugar is one of those delicious combinations that we used as kids on toast and butter -under the grill and yummy! A great ( if not very healthy) snack! My grandchildren love it too … Continue reading

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Tasty Thursdays – Making 1000 Desserts Cooking with Kids!

How  to Make 1000 Desserts with the Ingredients You Have in Your Kitchen Right Now Yes, I know you’re busy.  Some days you need an easy dessert you can  put together that looks good and tastes great—without going to the … Continue reading

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Tasty Thursdays – Cooking with Kids – EASY Banana pie!

How to Make the World’s Easiest Banana Pie (and other) Desserts Make Banana, Strawberry, and Cherry Individual Desserts in Minutes On a busy afternoon, the kids bring their friends by and want desserts.  What can you give them that’s quick … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips Cooking with Kids and More! “Why didn’t I think of that?”

This is the sixth in the Series: WHY DIDN’T I THINK OF THAT? I am not the most craft oriented person – in fact, I used to dread arts and crafts days at school and am not the grandma who … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips Cooking with Kids and More! “Why didn’t I think of that?”

This is the Fourth in the Series: WHY DIDN’T I THINK OF THAT? I am not the most craft oriented person – in fact, I used to dread arts and crafts days at school and am not the grandma who … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips Cooking with Kids and more -“Why didn’t I think of that?”

This is the Third in the Series: Cooking with Kids – WHY DIDN’T I THINK OF THAT? I am not the most craft oriented person – in fact, I used to dread arts and crafts days at school and am … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips – Second set of Amazing ideas sent to me anonymously – but OH SO HELPFUL when Cooking with Kids and More! YOU will say “Why didn’t I think of that?”

This is the second in the series of WHY DIDN’T I THINK OF THAT??? I am not the most craft oriented person – in fact, I used to dread arts and crafts days at school and am not the grandma … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips – Amazing ideas sent to me anonymously – but OH SO HELPFUL when Cooking with Kids and More! YOU will say “Why didn’t I think of that?”

WHY DIDN’T I THINK OF THAT??? I am not the most craft oriented person – in fact, I used to dread arts and crafts days at school and am not the grandma who has a multiple of crafts around for … Continue reading

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Cooking with Kids as Tuesday Tips – Pancakes To Make While Listening to Grandma Music and Kid Songs!

Making pancakes is something that the whole family can participate in especially on a day when the kids are home for vacation, or on a weekend day. I like short cuts – and often just buy pancake mix, but here … Continue reading

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Tasty Thursdays Cooking with Kids – a Video Blog and Pics of Persimmon Bread for the Holidays

Background: I searched for the best recipe for Persimmon Bread and found one by James Beard, the famous chef. Then I changed it to suit the RockinGrandmaMusic tastes – ie took out the cognac and replaced it with orange juice ( … Continue reading

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Tasty Thursdays; Thanksgiving Day – we have so much to be thankful for – and it is a busy day so here is My Short Cut Stuffing Recipe

  Background: Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. As an immigrant some 37 years ago – I continue to wonder in awe at the opportunities and joys that this glorious US of A has given me and my family – and … Continue reading

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Garlic Bread

Background: Bread is the staff of life and garlic is its crowning glory. Adding garlic to bread and butter and heating it makes an aroma that can make one swoon. And tastes good too!

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All-Fruit Smoothies

All-Fruit Smoothies Background: When it is the middle of summer, all we want are cold drinks. But trying to avoid the sugar filled sodas and carbonated drinks, means going to the fresh and natural. Bottled fruit juices are full of … Continue reading

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