Calling all parents, fun-cles, beloved aunts, and giddy grandparents! These unique cooking gifts for kids in your life not only make great gifts, but they also bring loads of smiles and joy into everyday living. Because in our opinion, it’s never too early to get those budding little chefs in the kitchen.
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Because you can always use a helping hand in the kitchen
This colorful kids apron and chef’s hat set includes 5 aprons and 5 chef’s hats that are fit for drawing lessons, baking classes, cooking parties and hand-made classes. We can just see it now. Your little chef will love gearing up to help put those chocolate chip cookies on the parchment-lined baking sheets, and to help roll out that no-fail buttery pie crust.
Kid-tested. 100% Mom approved
Kinsho Classic bento lunch boxes keep food fresh on the go. They are the perfect tool for school lunch, snacks, travel, or any “hangry” prevention situation! Each bento box includes 6 leakproof compartments as well as a custom fit spoon and a fork. Adequate space for those apple slices, homemade nut butter, and everyone’s favorite hummus.
Let them make a mess in their own kitchen
Cooking with your children not only teaches them about healthy eating and where their food is coming from, but about time, patience, and the joy of being creative. This Wooden Play Kitchen is a great place to start on the right foot with your little chefs. With its contemporary design and quality wood craftsmanship from sustainably sourced forests, the play kitchen includes clicking knobs, a chalkboard, sink, oven, and more. All of the things your little chef needs to stay busy as a bee in their very own workspace!
Dinner is served
We are big believers in nurturing a child’s love for cooking by getting them involved in the kitchen early on! Melissa Clark, the New York Times Food columnist and beloved home cooking authority welcomes the next generation of chefs into the kitchen with 100 inspirational recipes and tips. Dishes like Pesto Pasta with Mozz Topping, Warm Salted Chocolate Chips Cookies, Sheet Pan Beef Skewers, Easy Skillet Chicken Parm, and Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Chickpeas just to name a few. Bon appétit.
Unleash your child’s inner Iron Chef
Does your little culinary explorer like taking your utensils and pretending to cook? Does your little chef like watching you cook dinner? Is your tiny cook curious about all the baking tools and accessories? If so, surprise your kids with their own all-inclusive cooking and baking kit. The Tovla Jr. 17-Piece Baking & Cooking Kit includes a portable reusable toolbox for storage, 4 recipe cards for kids, stylish unisex apron, measuring cups & measuring spoons, kitchen timer, pair of tongs, rolling pin, 3 nylon knives, spoon, spatula, whisk, 3 cookie cutters and a cutting board.
Keep Track of their Culinary Creations
Cooking with your kids is a great way for them to build confidence, learn healthy habits, and become adventurous eaters. Track your child’s progress as they learn to create their own culinary creations with these easy (and free!) cooking activities for kids. This post by Kitchen Cabinet Kings includes a printable rewards sheet and Little Chef Recipe Book to encourage creativity as your kids learn the ins and outs of cooking. Soon they’ll have their own treasure trove of recipes they can refer to time and time again!