My boys love to cook with me but using my big, bulky cooking tools isn’t always easy for their little hands. And while they’re happy to help make almost any food item, they especially love cooking fun foods! In 2010, I reviewed the adorable Toy Story 3 Tasty Baker from Pop Art Toaster, a clever little kitchen appliance that made bite-sized cakes, brownies, pancakes and biscuits in the shape of some of the most popular characters from Toy Story 3. This year, I was given the chance to review the 5-in-1 Tasty Baker with Junior Chef Baking Set, which contained the original Tasty Baker and a 15-piece kids cooking set. I was so excited to give my boys the chance to cook with tools that had actually been made for them.
We usually used our other Tasty Baker to make pancakes for breakfast so for a change of pace we decided to make vanilla cupcakes for an afternoon treat with the original Tasty Baker. I loved that the Junior Chef Baking Set had all of the necessary baking tools for making the batter in a handy kid-friendly size. Zackary got himself outfitted in the apron and oven mitt and we were ready to whip up our batter. [Read more…]