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Fun Thanksgiving Treats for Kids!

Happy Sunday everyone!

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, there is certainly a whole lot of events and family gatherings getting scheduled and happening. For you and your little ones, here are a few fun sweet recipes you can whip up for your child's next Thanksgiving party or classroom party to share with everyone! Be sure to keep in mind the spirit of Thanksgiving and to remind your kids what the holiday season is meant to be about: to truly be thankful for friends, family and the things that they may take for granted. Please enjoy these fun and easy dessert recipes!

1. Mini Raspberry Peach Pies - This recipe is great for your child to make with you together and makes twenty-four individual pies to share with their friends, classmates or family members! Also, be sure not to get too caught up in them looking picture perfect because the more unique they look, the more everyone will know a lot of heart and time went into them! Check out the link here for more info on this recipe: http://www.hellowonderful.co/post/COOKING-WITH-KIDS--MINI-PEACH-RASPBERRY-PIES

2. Rice Krispie Turkey - Need a fun excuse to make an edible mini turkey that will fulfill that sweet tooth of yours? Then you have got to get your kids to try this easy recipe. What is also great about this recipe is that you can get very creative with how you want your turkey to look. Be sure to pick out a variety of fixins for this tasty recipe and have fun with it! Check out the link here for more info on this recipe: http://www.food.com/recipe/rice-krispie-turkey-325996

3. No Bake Pumpkin Pie Mousse - What makes this recipe great is that you really don't need to help your little one out with it too much! With just some simple supervision and measuring out a few ingredients, your child can practically do this independently. Let them take the role of the chef and watch them work! Check out the link here for more info on this recipe: http://lajollamom.com/kids-recipe-no-bake-pumpkin-pie-mousse/

4. Apple Dippers Bar - Trying to sneak in some fruit with your sweet treat recipes? This recipe has a few great ideas on how to make some delicious apple dippers that everyone will like! Get a good combination going and see how many options you can try out. Your kids are sure to enjoy putting this together for their parents by the time they get home from a long day at work! Check out the link here for more info on this recipe: http://www.laurenslatest.com/apple-dippers-bar/

Wherever you or your kiddos may be this Thanksgiving season, we hope you all have a safe, happy and enjoyable weekend. Be sure to keep the spirit of Thanksgiving in mind, have fun trying out these fun recipes and make some great memories while doing it! We hope you all enjoy the week and upcoming weekend and look forward to bringing you another fun nanny tip next week! Chicago Collegiate Nannies thanks you for our consistent readers and as an agency, we wish you a wonderful holiday break!


Samantha Carney

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