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Edible Projects for Kids


Bake and Decorate Cupcakes

Kids will enjoy honing their piping and cake-decorating skills on devil's food cupcakes. Fill several pastry bags with Swiss meringue buttercream, which can be left white or tinted (each bag filled with a different color). Have assorted decorating tips on hand so kids can experiment with a selection of piped designs. Before they decorate the cupcakes, have them practice their designs on pieces of parchment paper or aluminum foil.

1,10: Leaf tips for foliage and blooms

2, 6: Petal tips for flowers

3, 4, 7, 8: Star tips for rosettes and borders

5, 9: Round tips for writing and fine lines

11: Basket-weave tip for lattices and fancy edging

Good Things for Children

1. Make a peanut butter log cabin.

2. Shape extra pie dough into tartlets.

3. Cut out sandwich shapes.