Healthy Kids Cook

ParentMap and PCC have partnered to produce a web series called Healthy Kids Cook, designed to encourage families to make a healthy habit of cooking fresh food together. Each month, PCC Chef Jackie Freeman hosts families in the PCC kitchen to create an easy, kid-friendly recipe featuring seasonal fruits and vegetables.

Strawberry Oat Bars
  • Kids and adults alike will be won over by these delicious oat bars, which are great to pop into lunch bags or nosh on after school. PCC Chef Jackie Freeman invited Elijah, Tate and their mother Basilia to the PCC kitchen to help prepare this scrumptious recipe.

    View the recipe »

Frozen Banana Pops
  • Kids welcome this tasty treat any time, and parents appreciate that it’s packed with protein and fiber. It’s also a fun, hands-on recipe that even very young children can make. PCC Chef Jackie Freeman invited Sameeksha and her mother Padmaja to the kitchen to help prepare this naturally sweet snack.

    View the recipe »

Parsnip Fries
  • Parsnip Fries (05:32)

    Do fries always have to be made out of potatoes? No way! PCC Chef Jackie Freeman, along with her helpers Jack and Evans, show you how to make healthy, kid-friendly, baked Parsnip Fries.

    View the recipe »

Ladybugs with Blueberry Dots Beet Pancakes
  • Beets offer a unique mix of antioxidants thanks to the family of nutrients called belatins. They also offer a lot of color, which is perfect for making Ladybug Pancakes. PCC Chef Jackie Freeman, along with sisters Tansy and Lola, shows you how to make this fun, kid-friendly recipe.

    View the recipe »

Syndicate content

Related Content


Partner videos

Hope you enjoy these videos PCC sponsored or produced in partnership with other organizations. Watch now »

Other videos we like

Expand your knowledge of our food system, the environment and more with these stimulating selections. Watch now »

Monthly Poll

What variety of bean do you turn to for your favorite dishes?: