Baking to do for all the neighbors, teachers, coaches? Check. Antsy kids stuck inside? Check. Why not put your kids to work in the kitchen? You’ll create holiday memories and get all that cooking done. Read through our guide for super easy, fun recipes that will fill your family’s bellies and your neighbor’s gift basket. Now that’s a recipe for success.

Hot Chocolate All Dressed Up 

Make a cozy night with a cup of hot cocoa even sweeter with these Hot Chocolate Pops from Ruthanne at Easybaked. Drizzle layers of melted chocolate in a small cup with a marshmallow on a stick. Licking fingers is allowed-right? Get the recipe here.

photo: Easybaked

Will you be in the kitchen with kids this holiday season? Share with us in a Comment below. 

—Cherie Gough