Beyond Macaroni and Cheese is the mealtime guidebook for moms.
When the family has got to eat, and theres little time to prepare a meal, and the kids are picky eaters, and youve already exhausted the weeks quota for macaroni and cheese, turn here. Youll find meals tasty and easy enough to coax you beyond the familiar, boxed standbys.
These recipes were submitted and tested by moms in MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) groups across the country. Moms on the front lines, swapping recipes they know will work for families. And thats not all. Handy icons point you to ? Convenient cooking tips ? Ways to involve the kids in meal preparation ? Moms greatest kitchen catastrophes (for a quick chuckle) ? Company-pleasing meals and tips ? Potluck and take-to-a-friend dishes ? Family prayers and Scriptures
Heres help to prepare family meals that are mom-tested, kid-approved . . . and way beyond boxed macaroni and cheese -- Publisher
What's for dinner Mom? It's a question that demands constant ingenuity. Beyond Macaroni and Cheese is a mom-tested resource that's designed for busy mothers and fathers who cook, especially mothers of preschool and elementary school-age children. Drawing from the best of hundreds of recipes gathered from MOPS groups around the nation, this practical and entertaining book contains more than just a collection of kid-friendly recipes that are easy for busy parents to prepare. It also offers a wealth of information such as: recipes for favorite comfort foods and healthy snacks chronicles of cooking/mealtime catastrophes light-hearted suggestions for manners and dinner table dos and don'ts cook's comments and tips tips for involving kids in the kitchen, including recipes for kids and dads to prepare together feeding picky eaters Beyond Macaroni and Cheese is a lifesaver for busy parents who want to make sure their children eat well and enjoy what they eat. A great resource, it is both practical and fun to use.See all Editorial Reviews
I alalready have this cook book and LOVE it! I got it for my friend for Christmas. Shipping was fast! I was hoping it would make it before Christmas and it did. :-)Published 7 months ago by Donna Laurila
Like others we were surprised to find that the recipes were predominantly very unhealthy. Our toddler loves mac n cheese as most do and we thought that this would help us find... Read morePublished on January 10, 2013 by Amazon Customer
Most recipes are quick to make with readily available ingredients. Our grandsons love what I have made thus far. Read morePublished on December 5, 2012 by sueh617
This is one of my "regular" cookbooks that I come back to time and again. The recipes are simple and mostly easy to prepare, though a few are a bit too time-consuming for weeknight... Read morePublished on March 4, 2011 by Melissa Compton
This book has a lot of recipes and they are all pretty easy but not all are very good. It hasn't helped me with my picky eater much either.Published on February 16, 2009 by B. Dees
The cookbook is okay, though I agree it doesn't have the healthiest stuff. I was disappointed to find that it's sprinkled with prayers and quotes from Christian theologians such... Read morePublished on December 30, 2008 by Sam Miller
This looks like a good book with a lot of recipies but it was a little disapointing. I was hoping to get some healthier stuff out of it. Read morePublished on April 16, 2008 by Aaron and Christy
I have given this recipe book 5 stars simply as it's an outstanding collection of practical and easy to use recipes for family eating. Read morePublished on January 6, 2008 by Ruby541
recipes in this book seem higher in fat and higher in sugar that I feel are recommended for healthy eating.
high on carbs and starches. Read more