I think most moms realize it’s good for kids to help in the kitchen. It teaches children about wholesome food and nutrition, gives them real life math skills, and helps them learn a skill that will serve them well their whole lives. But if you’ve ever tried cooking with young kids, you know it can be a real hair pulling experience.
(See that adorable toddler to the right there? Yeah, my kids were definitely never that well behaved cute when they helped in the kitchen!)
Here are 12 tried and true tips for successfully cooking with children.