197 posts by Nicole Bedard

Homemade Gingerbread House 2.0

Last year I started a tradition of making a homemade gingerbread house with my kitchen helper. We started small and the little house fit perfectly on our mantel.  This year I asked my kitchen helper ... Continue Reading

Stocking Stuffer Ideas: Baking With Your Little Kitchen Helper

This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I have picked up many tips and tricks during the past three years while working with ... Continue Reading

Gingerbread Coffee Cake Mini Muffins

The holiday season is here and many of us will be hosting friends and/or family over the next few weeks. What a great way to treat your guest in the morning than with Gingerbread Coffee Cake Mini ... Continue Reading

Share Your Story, Be A Make & Taste Contributor

I'm so thankful for all these Make & Taste guest contributors.  Features from California, Chicago, Massachusetts, Virginia, and Connecticut have flooded the pages to provide kid approved ... Continue Reading

My Make & Taste Thank You Note

Happy Thanksgiving! So many families have been a part of Make & Taste and I look forward to featuring more in 2018.  I wish all my contributors and readers a big Happy Thanksgiving.  Continue ... Continue Reading

These Cute Baked Snowman Powdered Donuts Will Have You Wishing For Snow

With Thanksgiving just days away it's not surprising to see Christmas trees and decorations already out and ready to transform our homes for the holidays. These cute snowman donuts are baked and ... Continue Reading

A Must Have Item On Your Holiday Table: Bacon Jam

When I travel with my family I am always looking for some special food items that I can recreate at home. On a recent family getaway to Vermont, we experienced a great dinner at The Farm House Tap ... Continue Reading

Not My Mom’s Cranberry Bread, It’s Even Better (+ Video)

Thanksgiving is one week away and before you know it the year will be coming to a close.  So many memories made and more to follow.  During the holidays I try to make new traditions with my kitchen ... Continue Reading

Learn How To Make Sourdough Bread Without A Starter

If prehistoric man can make bread, so can I, or so I thought. Bread making is a challenge especially if you are teaching yourself the science and art of making a perfect loaf. Sure their are bread ... Continue Reading

Dinner Your Children Will Make, Taste And Love

Homemade Pasta, one of my kitchen helper's favorite dinner to make and taste. Making pasta in my house happens at least once a month.  My son loves to pour the flour on the table, make a well and ... Continue Reading