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.

Movie Night for Little Who’s

Stop puzzling and puzzling over what to serve when little guests arrive. Kids will ooh and aah over Grinch Popcorn with its ooey gooey melted marshmallows. They’ll love it even more as they add green food coloring and M & Ms to the mix. Have a little helper sort through the bag to pick out all the red ones. Now that you’ve entertained the kids in the kitchen, turn on a movie and put up your feet. Get the details here.

photo: Two Sisters Crafting

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

—Cherie Gough