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Title:Kids...Get Cookin'! Fast and Fun Recipes
Alt. Title:Niños...¡A Cocinar! Recetas rápidas y divertidas
Pub. date: December 2012
Edition: 3rd
Includes: cookbook
Audience: Parents, Children, Elementary School
Language: English, Spanish
Description:Recipes in this cookbook are designed to help kids meet their daily fruit and vegetable goals. All of the recipes have at least 1/2 cup of fruits or vegetables in each serving, are made from low-fat milk products and whole grains, and are low in fat, cholesterol, and sodium.
Funding Source: USDA. FNS. SNAP-Ed
Developer: Network For a Healthy California
Organization: California Department of Public Health
Phone: 1-888-328-3483
Length: 38 pages
Assessment instrument Used? no
Reviewers Comments: This cookbook features kid-friendly recipes that highlight fruits and vegetables.

Recipes included in the cookbook are quick and easy to prepare.

Nutrition information is included for all recipes on the recipe pages, and in a table at the end of the document. The nutrition information provided is based on a 2,000 calorie diet, and may need to be adjusted for some children based on their age and activity level.

Each recipe is accompanied by a colorful photograph of the prepared recipe. Recipes also include various tips for preparation and serving suggestions and well as physical activity suggestions and fun facts about nutrients. A child-friendly tip sheet for cooking safely is included at the beginning of the book.

The printed copy of the book is available as a spiral bound book.

View/download files: 
PDF file in English (6.9 MB) :
PDF file in Spanish (6.1 MB):
Contact the Distributor:
    Distributor: Network for a Healthy California, California Department of Public Health
    Mail: P.O. Box 997377, MS7204
Sacramento, CA 95899-7377
    Phone: (916) 449-5400 or (916) 445-4181
    Order URL:
    Cost: 1.50 per book
    Avail. in Qty: Yes
    Bulkrate:Can also be downloaded for free.
    ISBN:COOK-204 (Eng) COOK-228 (Sp)

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