Category Archives: Recipes

Frog Friday: Cooking and Exploring

This Morning we had some beautiful aromas wafting throughout the classroom thanks to Ms. Kim and the Green Tree Frogs cooking up a storm; they made rice pudding!  They used brown rice grits, milk, butter, cinnamon, sugar, raisins, and a … Continue reading

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Frog Fun: Celebrating the 4th of July, Preschool Style

It was another fun day at the Pond! During small group this morning, some children made yogurt parfaits that were red, white, and blue! You can make your own granola at home in honor of Independence Day. Here is how: Red, White, … Continue reading

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Kid-Friendly Recipe: Southwest Salad

For Frog class small group, one of the groups made salad dressing. We used grapefruit juice, vegetable oil, fresh parsley, a little sugar, salt, pepper, and chili powder. We shook it all together and realized that, just like our oil … Continue reading

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Child-Friendly Recipe: Butternut and Acorn Squash

Butternut and Acorn Squash (the preschool way) Preheat oven to 350 degrees Preschooler washes the outside of the squash, scrubbing with a veggie brush Take squash and place in a baking dish with ¼ inch of water in bottom Bake … Continue reading

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Child-Friendly Recipe: Pineapple Escalloped

A good winter recipe to use dried or canned fruit when local fresh is not available. Children begin to develop a sense of cooking and use their hand coordination for cracking eggs, tearing bread, mixing pineapples and eggs. Wash hands … Continue reading

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Child-Friendly Apple Coffee Cake Recipe

A favorite from Easy Vegan Cooking: Over 350 Delicious Recipes for Every Occasion by Leah Leneman. This is great for children who cannot have eggs or dairy.  With a gluten free flour substitution it could be gluten free also. Apple … Continue reading

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Toast to all Seasons: Toppings for Your Toast Througout the Growing Season

Frog Pond Founder, Pam Tinker, shares the many ways that she and her family top their toast throughout the year. Enjoy! These are variations on Seasonal Toast that we enjoy usually at breakfast time but they are good any time … Continue reading

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