Sunday, October 30, 2016

WHO WOULD HAVE THOUGHT THAT COOKING COULD BE SPOOKY?


Get into the spirit of Halloween with these food ideas to help your little chef get geared up for a fun holiday.
How to make Halloween Slime (for playing, not eating) 
Ingredients:
  • 2 cups water
  • 1/2 cup cornstartch
  • food coloring

Directions:
Boil 2 cups water in a medium saucepan.  Add cornstarch while stirring. After that is mixed well, add food coloring and stir.  Remove from heat and cool to room temperature.  Make sure kids play with it on a plastic covered surface
~Healthy Halloween Snack Recipe~ 
Make a Coqui the Chef Apple Frog
Ingredients:
  • green apples
  • grapes-two for feet and four for arms and hands
  • toothpicks hold the arm and eyes
  • white marshmallow for eyes
  • chocolate chip for the eye 
  • lemon juice 
  • cocktail umbrella picks
Click here to watch the instructional video. In my recipe, we used two ingredients different from the video; chocolate chip, and white marshmallows.
Check out these DIY Halloween resources
These resources highlight the spirit of the holiday with these themed math and literacy review, and there are also plenty of art, cooking, and decorative ideas to help your little one get geared up for this fun holiday.