Today’s Kids in the Kitchen segment is so much fun (I apologize
now, if I say that for every Kids in the Kitchen segment, because how could
cooking with kids not be fun!)!
series, the Read It, Eat It program. Basically, taking a novel, children’s
book, short story or autobiography and “reading it” and then cooking food from
the book and of course “eating it.”
the book How to Eat Fried Worms, and shared a book report that I did when I was
in elementary school and made ‘fried worms’ to pass out to my class as part of
a creative title for this series and to share another book with you,
considering the ideas for various books and recipes have been floating around
in my head for a while.
and foodie favorite, Green Eggs and Ham. No childhood would be complete without
this book! With all the silly rhymes, perfect for beginner readers, and funny
storyline, not to mention the food, this is a fun book!
your child, neighbor, niece or nephew, and make up some green eggs and ham!
eating with the book Green Eggs and Ham. First, a savory ham and egg scramble
that is naturally colored green with pesto (keeping with the week-long pesto them),
spinach and green onions.
treat. These cute ‘cookies’ originally came from my creative friend Monica at
Lick the Bowl Good. She first made them look like traditional bacon (or ham)
and eggs, with a yellow yolk. Then the equally creative Christy over at The GirlWho Ate Everything took the idea and made them even more unique by making them
with a ‘green’ yolk for “green eggs and ham.” I immediately feel in love with
the idea and they are the easiest thing ever that the kids could totally do
them on their own (the microwave version). I also think that these ‘green eggs
and ham’ cookies would be totally freakin’ cute for a kids Dr. Seuss themed
Scramble A.K.A Green Eggs and Ham
begin to stir egg mixture around in pan as it continues to cook. Continue to
cook eggs for an additional 3-4 minutes or until cooked through.
eggs, tear or cut ham (if using deli meat), tear spinach and stir everything
together. Kids, allow an adult to cook the eggs over hot stove.
Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook time: 1-2 minutes
Yellow or green M&Ms
Place pairs of pretzels onto a cookie sheet.
sticks and put cookie sheet and place in preheated oven for 1-2 minutes,
allowing candy melt to melt slightly. Once out of the oven press M&Ms onto
Let ‘cookies’ sit for at least 15 minutes to harden before transferring
to a plate for serving.
sticks. Place plate in microwave and microwave for 30 seconds to one minute,
allowing candy melt to melt slightly. Once out of the microwave press M&Ms
onto white chocolate.
transferring to a plate for serving.