Kids in the Kitchen

By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Jul 8th, 2019
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In our home, we eat a lot of chicken! We all like the way it tastes, I know how to cook it, and it’s more affordable than having steak every night. However, sometimes it feels like I’m cooking the same thing over and over again. It’s not only finding something that I can make, but […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Oct 6th, 2017
69 Comments
4033 Views
This is a sponsored post in partnership with The Network Niche Influencer Agency and Uncle Ben‘s. The Chicken and Rice Soft Tacos Recipe is mine. In our house, we have 6 kids and sometimes finding a meal that everyone likes can be a challenge. When I do prepare a meal that everyone likes (and wants […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Sep 1st, 2017
54 Comments
5102 Views
This is a sponsored post in partnership with Nature Valley. All opinions are mine. Help! Ours teens are eating us out of house and home! This is a phrase that I’ve heard from many different people, but it wasn’t until we had teens of our own that I really came to understand what it means…and […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 8th, 2017
35 Comments
5085 Views
It’s hard to believe that summer is coming to an end and the kids are gonna be going back to school soon. We had a good summer with the kids and while we know summer can’t last forever, it’s time to face reality and get ready to go back to school. The start of the […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
May 31st, 2017
101 Comments
9725 Views
I love to cook and bake, but I especially love it when my kids are interested in cooking and baking in the kitchen with me, they love to make a mess! There are lots of different recipes my kids have made with me, but one of their favorites is to make Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Dec 18th, 2016
27 Comments
3517 Views
Happy Holidays everyone! It’s that time of year again! Time for shopping and baking and family and friends! I love the holidays, especially because it gives me a reason to create all kinds of yummy recipes to share with family and friends. In fact, I recently whipped up some pretty tasty (and easy) holiday treats […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Nov 1st, 2016
30 Comments
5348 Views
Over the past few months, I’ve had the opportunity to serve as a Mo Willems Ambassador. I have to admit that I hadn’t heard of Mo Willems before, but my experience with his books has been awesome! I love Mo Willems and think he has so many fun and awesome books! NANETTEā€™S BAGUETTE By Mo […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Jan 22nd, 2016
2 Comments
2179 Views
I love to bake and cook in the kitchen and it’s not surprising that our kids love to help get involved. Often times, when I’m getting ready to make something, at least one of our kids will come into the kitchen to see what’s cookin’ and ask if they can help. I try to give […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Apr 15th, 2014
130 Comments
10939 Views
We love cake in our family, but the kids especially love cake when they get involved in the process of making it and decorating it.  Whether it’s actually whipping together the batter, frosting the cake or cupcakes or decorating, our kids love to help in the kitchen.  It not only teaches them responsibly and some […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Apr 11th, 2014
29 Comments
3626 Views
As our kids get have been getting older, they have expressed more of an interest in baking.  Our oldest son, Brian, recently expressed a desire to help me bake up some Pillsbury Funfetti Cupcakes.  I was all for it! I love spending this quality time with him in the kitchen.  Not only does it give […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Mar 27th, 2014
5 Comments
2426 Views
Frank and I have 6 kids and each of them at one time or another has expressed an interest in cooking or baking in the kitchen. I LOVE that!!! Frank and I recently discovered Dream Dinners and have enjoyed preparing dinners together at least once a month for our family. It’s a fun experience for […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Nov 15th, 2013
20 Comments
3973 Views
Our kids love to get crafty and creative, especially when they can’t eat their creations after.  Thanksgiving is the perfect time to create Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies with your kids.  This craft is not only fun and yummy, but it’s affordable, which is great for our big family or a family on a budget. For this […]...
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