You know what it’s like…some days you just want to stay in. It might be the weather outside is horrible, or you’re waiting for that delivery that is never going to arrive…but that means entertaining the kids.
If you’re looking for something to do that will entertain the kids, and they will love doing. You could try baking some treats that get them involved while they learn. And, the bonus of some delicious treats to look forward to after.
Here at 4 Kingdoms, we have been searching through lists of the best baking recipes that kids can get involved in making and come up with the best five (in our opinion).
The baking recipes that we have chosen are great for kids to have a fun experience while learning something new.
And to make things easier for you we have listed all the details you will need to know about each one and where to download them.
Chocolate Brownie Cake
Prep: 15 MINS
Serves: 6 – 8
Get kids cooking at the weekend by baking this yummy brownie cake, much better than shop bought.
Double Choc Shortbreads
Prep: 30 MINS
Cook: 12 MINS
Serves: MAKES 25
These sweet treats will go down a storm at your next bake sale and cost only around 15p each to make.
Iced Fairy Cakes
Prep: 40 MINS
Cook: 20 MINS
Serves: MAKES 12
Teach 8-14-year-olds how to make fairy cakes and guarantee a fun kitchen activity.
Easy Chocolate Cupcakes
Prep: 20 MINS
Cook: 20 MINS
Serves: MAKES 10
These light cakes are perfect for freezing – they just need a quick blast in the microwave to bring them back to life.
Sugar-Free Banana Cake
Prep: 10 MINS
Serves: CUTS INTO 6 – 8 SLICES
The natural sweetness of fruit and a drizzle of agave syrup means less added sugar is needed in this banana bread
What is your favourite baking recipe to cook with your kids? Let us know in the comments below and we will try and include it on our next baking blog post.