Fun with Food: 50 Cooking and Edible Projects for Toddlers

Cooking together is an essential activity around our house and making food related projects is just plain fun.  Here are some of our favorites:

  1. Make No Bake Cookies
  2. Make Marshmallow Snowmen
  3. Make Hot Chocolate MixDSC_2808
  4. Snuggle Drinking Hot Chocolate
  5. Build with Sugar Cubes (We love making igloos)
  6. Make Cut Out Cookies
  7. Make Scenes With Cut Out Cookies
  8. Have a Tea Party
  9. Cut Jell-O Jigglers
  10. Animal Cracker Circus
  11. Pudding Painting
  12. Jelly Bean Pointillism
  13. Caterpillar Lunch
  14. Make Guacamole
  15. Make Trail Mix
  16. Make Blueberry Muffins
  17. Roast Marshmallows
  18. Make Fruit Salad or Fruit Sticks
  19. Have a Teddy Bear Picnic
  20. Make Ants on a Log
  21. Make Lemonade
  22. Make PopsiclesDSC_8227
  23. Kool-Aid Rain Painting
  24. Sticky Finger Paint
  25. Toothpick Poke Snack
  26. Make Apple Crisp
  27. Have an Apple Tasting
  28. Make Pumpkin Cookies
  29. Eat Pumpkin Seeds
  30. Have a Blind Taste Test
  31. Make Stuffing
  32. Juice Oranges/Lemons/Limes
  33. Make 3D Turkey Cookies
  34. Make Sandwiches with Faces
  35. Make Spiced Cider
  36. String Fruit Loops
  37. Make Snack Necklaces
  38. Build a Gingerbread HouseOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
  39. Marshmallow Structures
  40. Cutie Pumpkins
  41. Snowmen Doughnuts
  42. Dirt Sundaes
  43. Picture Perfect Pizza
  44. Make Granola Bars
  45. Yogurt Covered Berries
  46. Snap Green Beans
  47. Make Nut Butter
  48. Make Parfaits
  49. “Paint” Chocolate Suckers or Candies
  50. Go Fish with Celery and Peanut Butter

We are always on the lookout for new activities so feel free to comment with your favorites.