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Pickled Asparagus Spears = Umami Times TEN!

Right around this time last summer, we discovered the joys of pickled asparagus, thanks to Marisa McLellan's lovely book, Food in Jars: Preserving in Small Batches Year-Round. We'd made a quick tri…

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How to Cook Allergy-Friendly Peach Crisp with Kids (video)

Elizabeth Gordon, author of "Allergy-Free Desserts" shows us a quick and easy recipe for allergy-friendly Peach Crisp. This recipe has no dairy, wheat soy, or nuts and is a great weekend activity to d…

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Creating Community in the Kitchen (Video)

Eco-chef, author, and food justice activist Bryant Terry has made it his life's work to bring people together through delicious, healthy, sustainable food. In this clip from Nourish, Terry celebrates …

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How to Cook Succulent Salmon and Veggies with Kids (video)

Whether it’s warm or cold outside, this Mediterranean meal is super easy to make and gets the kids in the kitchen to lend a hand. When you give kids a job to do, no matter whether they are toddlers or…

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How to Make Snow Ice Cream (Video)

We have had a lot of snow in Manhattan this year and we even had an actual snow day! My two kids Pilar (age 7) and Biúlu (age 3) were delighted. We decided to make snow ice cream! My mother used to ea…

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Cooking With Kids: Thanksgiving (video)

Create a new family tradition: tempt your kids into the kitchen to cook Thanksgiving dinner with you. Thanksgiving is a time for food to bring families together, yet sometimes it can be stressful to h…

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Solution to the Picky Eater Blues (2 videos)

Having a picky eater can be a real drag. Having fun with your kids while buying and preparing food takes the stress out of it and has been shown to broaden their palates. A great place to start is at …

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Healthy Cooking with Kids: 2 Recipes (Videos)

From Jamie Oliver to Michelle Obama, everyone says that cooking with kids is a great way to instill in them a love of healthy food that will last them a lifetime. It is also a great way to involve…

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DIY: Make Strawberry Jam with Kids

Sticky. Sweet. Wholesome. Organic strawberries are everywhere in the farmer's market right now, and we're buying them by the flat. My girls and I eat our fill and turn the rest into strawberry jam--de…

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