Cool Home Cooking
With the Cool Home Cooking series, learn how to bake delicious breads, whip up a dip and a side dish, or cook up a tasty main meal. Every recipe is kid-tested. Each book also has photos for basic techniques, tools, and ingredients. Get cooking great comfort food dishes! Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing.
The only thing that comes close to competing with grandma's kisses or big bear hugs from grandpa is still being small enough to climb into their laps for a cuddle and a story. This selection of sweet picture books available on Amazon celebrates the special bond between grandparents and their grandchildren by teaching little ones just how much they are loved. Below, our favorite books for grandparents to read to their grandchildren.
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If you're on the hunt for the perfect ugly Christmas sweater for kids, have we got a gift for you! From dinosaurs to reindeers to the beloved Grinch, we've rounded up the weirdest, funniest holiday sweaters for babies, toddlers and big kids. Shop some of our favorite ugly finds for your little cutie below.
Pokémon video games are a classic favorite for kids and parents alike. The games center around fictional creatures that can be trained for battle and evolve into bigger, better versions. Pokémon games feature only mild cartoon violence, are rated E for everyone and are compatible with Nintendo gaming consoles and Android or iOS devices.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
Have an L.O.L. Surprise! superfan in your life? We bet you do! The tiny big-eyed dolls have become one of the hottest toys of the holiday season. In fact, the range of merchandise featuring the mini figures goes far beyond the basic ball. From the new L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise set to L.O.L. Surprise! Pets to sparkly accessories and trendy fashions, we've uncovered the coolest items any L.O.L.-loving kid will totally flip for. Many of our picks are available from favorite retailers like Amazon, Walmart and Target — but you better act quick because these toys are flying off the shelves. It's no mystery who will win Christmas this year by wrapping up these fun surprises for the kiddos!
Holiday toy trends for kids come and go, but there are a bunch of products on Amazon this year that we predict will remain popular for years to come. And with Black Friday deals around the corner and Cyber Monday sales hot on their heels, we expect shopping to reach peak levels earlier than ever. So get ready to stock up on the best Christmas toys now! Iconic brands like Nerf and LEGO were at the top of the list last year, but save room in your shopping cart for the latest and best new kids toys, from Fingerlings to Hatchimals to L.O.L. Surprise and more. Check out our favorite toys to buy from Amazon below.
Much like the still-hot onesie trend favored by bump-free fashionistas for the past few years, maternity rompers and jumpsuits are all the rage with the mother-to-be set as well. Casual, elegant, sporty and most importantly — comfortable! — these all-in-one outfits are nothing but versatile and especially easy to wear. Check out this collection of maternity one-piece jumpsuits; there's something chic for every mama at every phase of her pregnancy.
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where crawling babies and curious tots can cause serious injury to themselves. Keep your little one safe with baby proofing gear such baby gates, child monitors, safety locks and guards, and pacifiers and teethers, that are specially designed for children's safety.
Summer vacation means one thing: Your yard is about to become a sea of kids' toys that have found a new home in the outdoors. If you're struggling to keep up with the chaos, shop this list of genius finds from Houzz that make staying organized a breeze.
Subscription boxes are the perfect gift for the fun-loving kiddos in your life. With options including everything from science to cooking, kids will love receiving their very own monthly packages filled with fun activities and toys. Don't know which subscription to choose? Read on to discover 12 of our favorites.
Favorite teachers deserve a little something special this time of year. It could be a gift for their desk or classroom that adds a bit of flair, or even just a relaxing item they can enjoy at home. Planners, calendars and journals are always useful, as are cute and funny gifts that make them giggle. Teachers' gifts are a thoughtful way to show your appreciation for someone — including a coach, babysitter, day care staff member or nanny — who goes out of their way to care for and brighten your child's day. Check out some of top choices for teacher Christmas gifts from Amazon, Anthropologie, Uncommon Goods and more.
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Well's classic tale tells the story of the unnamed time traveler, who travels thousands of years into the future, where he encount...ers the strange, child-like people, the Eloi, and the terrifying underground race, the Morlocks.Classics Illustrated tells this wonderful tale in colorful comic strip form, offering an excellent introduction for younger readers. This edition also includes a biography of H. G. Wells, theme discussions and study questions, which can be used both in the classroom or at home to further engage the reader in the story.The Classics Illustrated comic book series began life in 1941 with its first issue, Alexandre Dumas’ "The Three Musketeers", and has since included over 200 classic tales released around the world. This new CCS Books edition is specifically tailored to engage and educate young readers with some of the greatest works ever written, while still thrilling older readers who have loving memories of this series of old. Each book contains dedicated theme discussions and study questions to further develop the reader’s understanding and enjoyment of the work at hand. read more
A powerful historical novel that deals with broken family life, relocation, a child's instinct for survival and the shadow of war.... These themes are as contemporary today as they were in the 1940s. read more
Si crees en el amor, los sueños se harán realidad.In this debut novel, ever since April saw the stranger at the library, he appear...s to her in her dreams. While dreaming, his name is Victor, a wealthy young man from 1914 Barcelona and she is Marina, a worker who lives in the same building as Victor. As the two get to know each other in these dreams, Alice strives to separate her emotions from Marina's and figure out what all this means. read more
Have you ever wanted to play when no one else did?This picture book is based on Bill's spoken word story "Come on Out and Play" ab...out a bear who wants all his friends to come together for a party. Bear's friends are reluctant at first, but you'll never guess what happens. read more
Cooking is a life skill that children need to have. This book gives them confidence in the kitchen, knowledge about kitchen tools ...and the pride of cooking for others and themselves. Confidence is a big thing as a child, let cooking be a part of that journey. read more
Introduces making soups and stews; identifies cooking terms, equipment, and ingredients; and shares recipes for such foods as vegg...ie chicken noodle soup, savory potato and ham soup, basic beef stew, and very berry dessert. read more
Introduces making salads and similar dishes to use as sides; identifies cooking terms, equipment, and ingredients; and shares reci...pes for such foods as bacon cheese morsels, summer salad wrap, surprise Thai salad, and fun fruit salad. read more
Introduces baking breads and biscuits; identifies cooking terms, equipment, and ingredients; and shares recipes for such foods as ...morning muffin biscuits, molasses bread in a can, pepperoni pizza bread, and sweet potato bread. read more
Introduces preparing main dishes; identifies cooking terms, equipment, and ingredients; and shares recipes for such foods as chees...y potato & egg bake, fresh tomato fettuccini, country ham melt, and Tex-Mex taco pizza. read more
Introduces dips and beverages as refreshments for guests; identifies cooking terms, equipment, and ingredients; and shares recipes... for such foods and drinks as creamy cheese dip, sunny mango cooler, seven layer dip, and brownie batter spread. read more
Introduces making baked and chilled desserts; identifies cooking terms, equipment, and ingredients; and shares recipes for such fo...ods as sweet vanilla pudding, raspberry ice cream pie, velvety chocolate cake, and sweet s'more bars. read more
HOME COOKING SIGN from our line of miscellaneous accessories and Miniature Accessories to create a fresh new look for your dollhou...se or miniature scaled project. read more
Mastering the Art of Japanese Home Cooking
Features:Compact and just like the ture kitchen.Modern design and you will like it a lot.Easy assembly and you can have a great fu...n.Non-toxic,non-odor which is so safe for using.It can stimulate kids senses for the world.Develop kids' imagination,... read more
Have you ever munched on Wormy Apple Croissants? How about Peanut Butter and Jelly Sushi? These are not your ordinary cookbooks! E...asy step-by-step instructions guide you through each unique recipe. Equipment lists, safety tips, and difficulty ratings for each recipe are also included. read more
A clever and funny ode to reading and books from the creators of The Gruffalo. Charlie Cook has a favorite book. It?s about a pira...te, who also has a favorite book . . . about Goldilocks, who also has a favorite book . . . about a knight, who also has a favorite book. . . . This hilarious pattern continues throughout the story, right to the surprising conclusion. Told in rollicking rhyme, this tale is sure to please the read-aloud crowd. read more
Guidecraft Cook's Nook Kitchen: Design: Kids' toy kitchen with simple, sturdy constructionMade of MDF wooden constructionFeatures:... MicrowaveRefrigerator and freezerOven and stove with knobsSink and faucetTowel rackDecorative awningExterior chalkboardBright and cheerful colorsChunky handlesLower and upper storage spacesSide write-on/wipe-off boardBold, screened graphicsSound Effects: Clicking knobsAccessories: Accessories not includedAssembly: Adult assembly requiredInstructions includedDimensions: Guidecraft play kitchen dimensions: 41"W x 37.25"H x 31"D Box dimensions: 53"L x 17.5"W x 7.5"H read more
Melissa & Doug Cook's Corner Wooden Kitchen The Cook's Corner Wooden Kitchen has everything a young chef needs. This compact and e...fficient kitchen play set. This colorful set includes a removable sink, 3-burner cook top and oven, refrigerator, storage... read more
The heat is on in the KidKraft Little Cook’s Work Station Kitchen! This is more than a play kitchen; this is where little cooks ho...ne their profession, turning out deliciously imaginative meals. Four realistic gas-style burners, a little chopping board and a sink with a pull-down faucet echo the sensibility of a real pro kitchen. Storage below the sink is perfect for storing play food and other accessories, and sturdy wooden construction means this toddler kitchen will provide years of delicious fun for even the hardest-working chefs. read more
KidKraft Little Cook's Work Station Kitchen Set The heat is on in the KidKraft Little Cook's Work Station Kitchen Set. This is mor...e than a play kitchen this is where little cooks hone their profession, turning out deliciously imaginative meals. 4... read more
A removable sink, a three-burner cook top and oven with clicking knobs, a refrigerator, storage shelves, a "cutting board" and a r...eal, working, timer Everything a young chef needs is furnished in this compact and efficient kitchen. Sturdy wooden... read more
Cabinets and oven open and closeMini chopping boardSleek, professional designOven knobs turn and clickRemovable sink for easy clea...nupSmart, sturdy wood construction read more
This classic collection of parent-approved meals includes a rainbow whisk and the perfect mix of tried-and-true recipes (like Fren...ch Toast with Strawberry Butter) and totally modern flavors (like the Aloha Sushi Burrito). All 30 recipes include step-by-step photos so that young chefs can follow along and learn basic kitchen skills. Finally... a cookbook for kids and their grown-up assistants! read more
Excerpt from Eliza Cook's Journal, Vol. 1 With these remarks as to the general importance of emigration, we introduce the subject ...to our readers; and purpose from time to time to enter more into detail as to the capabilities of those colonies which present the most inviting prospects to the swarms of intending emigrants from this country. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
Melissa & Doug Cook's Corner Wooden Kitchen Pretend Play Set:Cook Up Imaginary AdventuresThe Cook's Corner Wooden Kitchen will hav...e your little chef engaged in imaginative house and restaurant playThis kid-sized kitchen comes with easy-to-assemble panels, hardware, and fun details, including a timer, cutting board, and three burnersFor kids ages three and older, this sturdy wooden set has all you need to feed kids' pretend cooking playThe wooden kitchen features a fridge, oven, three-range stove area with knobs that click, a cutting board, a working 3-minute timer, and plenty of shelf space for your young chef to store kitchen staplesThe sink is removable, so it can also be used as a bowl or filled up for water playIncludes detailed, step-by-step written and visual instructions for assemblyEach step is clearly outlined on its own page and includes what hardware, tools, and components you'll need to complete that stepEach component is labeled with a letter and each piece of hardware is labeled with a number, so it will be easy to find what you need as you're building the kitchenFun FeaturesDials That TurnStove and oven knobs make a satisfying "click"Swivel ActionTurn the contemporary swiveling faucet and tap as you "wash up" the dishesClean Up EasilyThe removable and washable sink allows for easy cleanupSet the TimerKids will have fun using the working 3-minute timerAbout Melissa & Doug:Melissa & Doug toys are designed to nurture childhood wonder. From classic wooden toys to inventive crafts, pretend play, and games, Melissa & Doug products inspire creativity and imagination in children throughout the world. The thoughtfully designed toys spark free play that's full of joy and rich with learning. Since the company's founding more than 25 years ago, Melissa & Doug has consistently delivered innovative products with a commitment to uncompromising quality, safety, service, and value. Because high-quality playthings should be accessible to all, Melissa & Doug strives to read more