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Kid-Friendly Challah

Julia Maish

Bake challah at home with your kids, in a recipe from Arthur: Postcards from Buster.

Sandwich Sushi for Fun at Meal Times with Kids

Julia Maish

These bite-sized sandwiches are rolled like sushi and filled with a colorful assortment of fruit and peanut butter, in an idea from Marc Matsumoto of PBS's Fresh Tastes.

Chocolate Cornflake Bars from PBS Food

Daniel Hautzinger

Chewy and crispy, these chocolate cornflake bars from Marc Matsumoto of PBS Food's Fresh Tastes come together in about 5 minutes and don't require turning on the oven or stove.

Mini Cherry Crumbles from PBS Food

Daniel Hautzinger

Make four individual, small cherry crumbles for an easy dessert, courtesy of PBS Food. 

Heart Apple Chips for Valentine's Day

Daniel Hautzinger

Make a healthy snack with your kid that will make them want to eat apples everyday – or, at the very least, on Valentine's Day!

Sweet Potato Biscuits for Black History Month

Daniel Hautzinger

Try a recipe from PBS for sweet potato biscuits as February, Black History Month, approaches.

Flying Flapjacks from 'Donkey Hodie'

Daniel Hautzinger

This easy and fun recipe is a perfect introduction to measuring, mixing, and pouring to help your child gain confidence in their kitchen skills.

Teach Your Kid Math with Cupcakes

Daniel Hautzinger

As you bake and decorate a delicious honey cake in this activity from PBS KIDS, look for all the ways you use math.

Chocolate Ginger-Molasses Cookies Great for Kids and Adults

Daniel Hautzinger

It can be difficult to find recipes that please both children and adults, but these cookies from Martha Stewart manage to do so by adding chocolate chunks to ooey-gooey molasses cookies.

Mayor Lightfoot Will Bring Chicago's Cultural Gems to Students with WTTW

Daniel Hautzinger

Families and students may not be able to visit Chicago's cultural institutions in person right now, but in a new weekly series they can go behind the scences of places like the Shedd Aquarium and National Museum of Mexican Art with Mayor Lori Lightfoot. 

10 Games and Activities to Keep the Kids Busy

Meredith Francis

As schools close in Illinois and around the country and many people are hunkered down or working from home, we are looking for educational and entertaining things to do! PBS KIDS has games that will help keep your little ones occupied.
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