Home Cooking Tips For Stay At Home Moms


Moms have many things to juggle with during the day. Working, cleaning, cooking, taking care of kids are some of them, and it can be very hard sometimes to balance everything. Of course, keeping kids healthy and happy is always a top priority. Cooking at home can be a lot more fun and easier with help. Moms can do a few things to involve their kids in the game of cooking, which in turn will help them finish other things. 

We all remember helping out mothers when we were little. The smells and tastes of homemade cooking of our moms stay forever. If you are a stay at home mom that wants to involve their children in helping, then check out the following tips. You and your children can try some Delicious Recipes and then enjoy eating together. Kids can help you in many ways. For example, then can tear lettuce to make a salad, help you with adding ingredients, assemble a pizza, and some other things. 

Cooking With Children 

Cooking with children comes with consequences. First of all, be prepared for a mess in the kitchen. Do not clean or change your clothes until you are fully finished with cooking, otherwise, it will be a mess all over again. 

When it comes to preparing meals, a few things can help you so your children will eat everything. Avoid using strong colors or smells because they will immediately say they do not like it. Try to involve them by telling them what ingredient to give you from the fridge, mix a few things up, and keep them busy. That way they are more likely to eat everything you make. Keep in mind that cooking together with children may take you a very long time, but it is worth it because you will spend quality time together and they will eat the food your prepare for them. 

Cooking can be turned into a game, maybe you can set some specific days in the week when they will help you with meals. That will make them excited and think about the day when they will help. Of course, they will sometimes complain and be moody, but you can teach them by telling them that cooking is an important skill to learn that will help them in life. Many children take pride when they help their parents, so make sure you get them excited to help you cook. 

Easy Cooking Recipes 

Important thing is to keep it simple. You do not have to prepare something amazing or extravagant so your kids would enjoy it. Sometimes the simplest home cooking recipes are the most delicious ones. Also, a good idea is to prepare things in advance. For example, marinate the meat the night before, so it will take less time to prepare the next day. Or season the ground beef a few days earlier and put it in the fridge to have it always ready when you want to make something quick the following days.

About Author

LaDonna Dennis

LaDonna Dennis is the founder and creator of Mom Blog Society. She wears many hats. She is a Homemaker*Blogger*Crafter*Reader*Pinner*Friend*Animal Lover* Former writer of Frost Illustrated and, Cancer...SURVIVOR! LaDonna is happily married to the love of her life, the mother of 3 grown children and "Grams" to 3 grandchildren. She adores animals and has four furbabies: Makia ( a German Shepherd, whose mission in life is to be her attached to her hip) and Hachie, (an OCD Alaskan Malamute, and Akia (An Alaskan Malamute) who is just sweet as can be. And Sassy, a four-month-old German Shepherd who has quickly stolen her heart and become the most precious fur baby of all times. Aside from the humans in her life, LaDonna's fur babies are her world.

5 1 vote
Article Rating
Newest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
3 years ago

Thanks for sharing the article, and more importantly, your personal experienceMindfully using our emotions as data about our inner state and knowing when it’s better to de-e https://vidmate.onl/ scalate by taking a time out are great tools. Appreciate you reading and sharing your story, since I can certainly relate and I think others can too  

dino run
3 years ago

I’m a father. But this article is useful to me. Thanks for your post, it tells me the child’s psychology, makes it easier for me to feed them!

modded apk
3 years ago
Reply to  dino run

the best kind of food is snacks for me. often love to get it while watch movies on netflix mod apk

3 years ago

Some great content. I am a single parent and usually don’t get time to prepare meals. So I usually order unhealthy things for my kids like junk food etc.https://flowtobacco.com/blog/how-much-americans-spend-on-unhealthy-things/ fl During this covid-19 time and especially lockdown I have been trying to adopt a healthier lifestyle. Definitely gonna try these tips and tricks. Thanks

Last edited 3 years ago by JAMES LAWRENCE