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Cherry Pie – the short cut way when cooking with kids

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I love to use store bought pie crust or frozen pie dough – its easy and tastes good. This pie becomes sooooo easy when you do it this way.. and those amazing Rainer ( the yellow ones) cherries are abundant … Continue reading

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Blackberry Pie – heaven! A great summer dish for cooking with kids

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I like using store ready pie crusts – both for the top and bottom. Cooking with kids when using store bought materials is a good idea since they can learn that there are good things that can be bought – … Continue reading

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Brownies GALORE! Great for cooking with kids – they can join YOU in licking the bowls! Great for the FOURTH OF JULY!

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Ten Ways to Fancy Up Your Brownies (or Other Desserts) Remember to put on MUSIC to make it fun! Try The Happy Song! Here  are ten great ideas to transform your brownies into fancy desserts that will  impress your friends … Continue reading

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Make a Banana Cream Pie in 20 minutes! Great for cooking with kids! On Tasty Thursdays

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How to Make a Banana Cream Pie—in as Little as  20 Minutes We nearly always have bananas around  our house.  We actually grow our own so in the season we have more than we can eat. Most of the time, they get  … Continue reading

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Chicken Thighs with a lovely lemony garlic sauce – great for cooking with kids!

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Chicken Thighs with a Lovely Lemony Garlic Sauce – easy for Cooking with Kids – fairly low in calories and quick and easy. Chicken thighs are becoming more popular – before most folks went for the breasts – supposedly lower … Continue reading

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Sam the broken robot made his debut at the ZIMMER childrens museum – see his video !

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Sam was so nervous. Truly. But then he met all the great kids who were visiting and playing at the Zimmer Museum and he got dressed in front of them so that they were not scared of him – and … Continue reading

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Pigs in a Blanket – Did your Mom make this when cooking with kids? I love them – not so healthy but yummy

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Many folks in our home town used sausages with pastry when cooking with kids. Only when I traveled to the UK did I hear the term “Pigs in a blanket”. It was used even more often when I came to the USA. So … Continue reading

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Cooking with kids to make Chicken Fingers – Healthy and pretty much fat free!

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Our grandkids love chicken nuggets but most of those we find in restaurants are in batter and full of fat and carbohydrates that provide empty and unnecessary calories. This recipe is truly easy and lower in fat -using Panko breadcrumbs … Continue reading

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A very typical scene in Africa – it makes sense in a funny sort of way – for your daily giggle!

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This is one way to transport wheelbarrows when you have a two seater car.

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For Boomers, Millennials, Golden Boomers and everyone else this Slide Show is all about our lives -be sure to read to the end..

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Slide Show of ScreenHeros Do you remember when television came in a box on four legs? Well you will enjoy this slide show – do stay on it until the end with your speakers on – the last 2 slides are the … Continue reading

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