Kid's Kitchen : 40 Fun and Healthy Recipes to Make and Share
"Kids' Kitchen" is designed to encourage children to cook delicious and nutritious recipes for their friends and family. The 40 recipes are displayed on laminated recipe cards stored in a sturdy box. Each is colour-coded to reflect government guidelines on healthy eating (the Eatwell Plate) promoting a balanced intake of Grains, Fruits, Vegetables, Oils, Milk, Meat and Beans.The 5 colours correspond to these 5 food categories. Tips on how to combine the recipes are also provided in this title. It features a unique cookery deck that encourages children to prepare fun, tasty and healthy meals and introduces them to recipes from around the world. Recipes are divided into the five main food categories to reflect government guidelines on healthy eating. This title includes 8-page booklet that contains information on the benefits of each food type, practical advice on hygiene and safety and a glossary of cookery terms. Author Fiona Bird is a Masterchef and the founder of 'Stirrin' Stuff', a charity dedicated to teaching cookery skills and an understanding of nutrition to primary school children.
- Cards | 40 pages
- 167 x 218 x 48mm | 798g
- 01 Aug 2009
- Barefoot Books Ltd
- Bath, United Kingdom
- full colour illustrations
'Practical, affordable and never patronizing. Every child should have one' - Prue Leith
About Fiona Bird
Fiona Bird is the mother of six children, a graduate of St Andrew's uinversity and a BBC Masterchef finalist. Inspired by this success, Fiona set up her own business, Stirrin' Stuff, which promotes healthy eating in schools and nurseries and encourages children to look after the environment at the same time as they learn to cook. Fiona is an active campaigner, writing regularly for Green Parent, Scotland on Sunday and Bushcraft and Survival Skills. She is a member of the Guild of Food Writers and also develops recipes for Tern TV. Fi lives in Angus, Scotland. Roberta Arenson Roberta Arenson has a BA in Fine Arts from the University of California. She works in collage, monoprint and watercolour. Roberta also illustrated Barefoot's One, Two, Skip A Few! (PB: 9781902283005) and The Three Billy Goats Gruff (PB + CD: 9781846860720; PB: 9781841483511).