#11 of 12 Days of Kids Create

Christmas is the most common winter holiday celebrated in the United States but there are a lot of other holiday celebrations this time of year! Today we’re going to learn about a few holidays celebrated by different cultures and religions this time year! Hanukkah: an eight day and night Jewish holiday that falls between NovemberContinue reading “#11 of 12 Days of Kids Create”

#10 of 12 Days of Kids Create

This time of year tends to include lots of baking – cookies, pies, cakes, and more cookies! 🍪🍪🍪 Bake the perfect batch of cookies by using the tips reviewed in the video below! There are 10 tips because today is the 10th day of Kids Create! Have fun baking!

#9 of 12 Days of Kids Create

In the classic Christmas carol “The 12 Days of Christmas” the 9th day of Christmas includes 9 ladies dancing. Dancing is a great way to get into the holiday spirit and it’s a good exercise! When its cold outside dancing is a perfect way to stay physically active inside! Get your family and friends togetherContinue reading “#9 of 12 Days of Kids Create”

#5 of 12 Days of Kids Create

There are five sections of MyPlate, making it the the perfect topic for day five of Kids Create. Can you list the five sections of MyPlate from memory? The five sections include: Fruits🍊🍎🍌 Vegetables🥦🥕🍆 Protein🍳🍗🥩 Grain🍞🥨🥖 Dairy 🧀🥛 Below are some fun activities that review the different sections of MyPlate. Click on the image toContinue reading “#5 of 12 Days of Kids Create”

Pears! #2 of 12 Days of Kids Create

#2 of 12 days of Kids Create Pears are associated with the holiday season, the phrase “…and a partridge in a pear treeeeee!” might come to mind. That phrase might be referring to the “first day of Christmas” but we like to do things a little different on the Kids Create blog, so we’re talkingContinue reading “Pears! #2 of 12 Days of Kids Create”

#1 of 12 Days of Kids Create

Have you built a snowman yet this year? A typical snowman is often built using snow, sticks for arms, rocks for the eyes and mouth, and a carrot for the nose. Today we’re learning how to make a snowman you can eat for lunch! This idea comes from choosemyplate.gov – check this site out forContinue reading “#1 of 12 Days of Kids Create”

12 days of Kids Create!

You might be familiar with the song “The 12 days of Christmas”, here on Kids Create we’re going to do our own rendition of the 12 days!  There will be twelve days during the month of December dedicated to bringing you holiday joy in the form of recipes, nutrition tips, activity ideas, and more! DayContinue reading “12 days of Kids Create!”

Stay Active this Winter!

When it’s cold outside sometimes we have to get creative and think of different ways to stay active. Remember, 60 minutes of physical activity each day is recommended to keep our bodies happy and healthy. In the summer months it’s easy to go outside for a walk or to run around at the park butContinue reading “Stay Active this Winter!”

Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Brussel Sprouts

Don’t let the adults do all the cooking this Thanksgiving! Use your excellent cooking skills to bring something delicious to the table. Below is a tasty recipe that will leave all your family and friends saying “I didn’t know vegetables could taste this good!”.  For this recipe you’ll need brussel sprouts, sweet potatoes, garlic, oliveContinue reading “Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Brussel Sprouts”

Thanksgiving Fun!

Besides eating a delicious meal, what else do you like to do on Thanksgiving? While you’re waiting for the food to be ready, here are five fun activities you could do with your family/friends: (1) Play football or flag football. (2) Take a walk or hike. (3) Run in a Turkey Trot. Go to this websiteContinue reading “Thanksgiving Fun!”