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Taco Seasoning

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper

Directions

  • Mix together all spices.
  • Store in an airtight container or spice jar.

Today's recipe: taco seasoning

Posted by Kids Cook on Wednesday, March 18, 2020

See the original video of this recipe here.

Expanded Learning Opportunities

Bonus Recipes!

Activities
– Homemade Spiced Playdoh
Spice Painting
Spice It Up – Smell spices — where do you recognize this smell from?
How many parts make a whole?
Dry Your Own Spices
– Plant herb seeds for spring!

Categories
Recipes Side Dishes

Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes

Ingredients

  • 1# Red Bliss Potatoes
  • Olive oil
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 2 tablespoons Trader Joe’s Everything But the Bagel Seasoning
  • 2 tsp Paprika
  • Salt and Pepper

Directions

  • Cut potatoes into small chunks and place in a bowl or gallon plastic bag
  • Coat with olive oil
  • Add in parmesan cheese, paprika, salt and pepper
  • Shake bag (or stir) to coat
  • Pour contents onto a very well greased cookie sheet
  • Roast in oven at 425 for 30 minutes, turning halfway through

Posted by Kids Cook on Tuesday, March 17, 2020

See the original video of this recipe here.

Expanded Learning Opportunities

Little Kids
– Counting (How many potatoes? Cut them. How many now?)
– Use words like big and small, more and less to build math literacy
– Taste different spices in the pantry
– Look at a world map and talk about the different countries
– Grow a potato in water (https://sciencing.com/grow-potato-water-science-project-623…)

Bigger Kids
– Talk about fractions and units of measurement
– Research Ireland
– Learn about the Irish Potato Famine