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There's a Chef in My Family

  • My Kinda Salad

    My Kinda Salad

    This simple romaine salad is a kid-friendly version of the classic Caesar salad, with a light, lemony dressing and crisp homemade croutons.

    • Yield: 4 large salads or 6 to 8 side salads
    Tags: kids
  • My First Watermelon Granita

    My First Watermelon Granita

    A simple introduction into the world of flavored ices, granitas, and sorbets! Make this in the summer when watermelons are at their peak.

    • Yield: 6 to 8 servings
    Tags: kids, snack
  • Miss Hilda's Popcorn Cake

    Miss Hilda's Popcorn Cake

    This festive "cake" is perfect for children's parties!

    • Yield: 1 cake, serving 12 to 16
    Tags: party
  • Minty Green Peas

    Minty Green Peas

    This is a classic flavor combo that you've just got to try! Kicked up with a little onion and rolling around in some butter -- green peas never had it so good!

    • Yield: About 3 cups, serving 4 to 6
    Tags: kids
  • Mighty Meaty Meatloaf

    Mighty Meaty Meatloaf

    Try this quick and easy meatloaf with the family. It tastes great and your kids can help you make it!

    • Yield: 8 servings
    Tags: kids
    • Yield: 12 to 16 servings
  • Lemon Icebox Pie

    Lemon Icebox Pie

    This is a great recipe for sharing with the kids!

    • Yield: One 9-inch pie, serving 8 to 10
  • Just Chillin' Chocolate Fridge Pie

    Just Chillin' Chocolate Fridge Pie

    A delicious, creamy, chocolate-lover's dream!

    • Yield: One 9-inch pie, serving 8 to 10
    Tags: kids
  • Perfect Roast Chicken

    Perfect Roast Chicken

    This simple, basic roast chicken recipe makes a complete meal that's perfect for the entire family.

    • Yield: 4 servings
    Tags: kids
  • Piece Of The Pie Pecan Bars

    Piece Of The Pie Pecan Bars

    If you're a pecan pie lover, you're gonna flip for these pecan bars. But be forewarned: these are rich, so cut them into small squares. Wrap individually in plastic wrap for lunch box or picnic treats!

    • Yield: Sixteen 2 1/4-inch squares, serving 12 to 16
    Tags: kids, party