Simple Kitchen Science Experiments

These simple kitchen science experiments are fun to do and encourage kids to practice their observational skills, form a hypothesis, and record their results! The best part is they use common household materials you probably already have on-hand.¬†A big thank you to our friends at Netflix for sponsoring today’s science experiments and for providing us […]

Ways to Learn with Kitchen Items

Did you know that many items from around your kitchen can be very useful learning tools? With a little creativity, it is easy to help your child learn with common household items you probably already have on-hand! Here are some of our favorite Montessori-inspired¬†ways to learn with kitchen items: Ice Cube Trays Use for sorting, […]

Introducing… Kids’ Culinary Passport!

Do you wish you could travel around the world this Summer? Want to avoid the hassle of airports, added expenses, and travel annoyances?? All this month on Inner Child Food, we’re proud to present a special series of posts called Kids’ Culinary Passport — it’s like traveling around the world without leaving your kitchen!! Here’s […]

5 Story Books About Kids in the Kitchen

Do your kids like to help in the kitchen? Here are some inspiring story books to read to (or with) your child that feature kids playing an active role in the cooking process, or exploring the world around them through food. Afterwards, try making a snack together — whether it’s popping popcorn or baking an […]

The Learning Tower Review – Kids in the Kitchen

There’s a new fun house in my kitchen – it’s a cross between a mini tree house, a ladder, and a lookout tower yet it helps me to be able to safely cook with the kids! We are having so much fun with our Learning Tower from the Little Partners. I have been eyeing this […]

Cooking is Learning

Getting your kids excited about learning could be as simple as getting them in the kitchen. I love this video from our contributing writer Jodie Fitz because it showcases how the simple act of cooking with your kids can present virtually limitless learning opportunities! After watching the video, you’re sure to be inspired to cook […]