What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

LEARN TO COOK WITH CELEBRITIES

     Home  >  Articles  > 
by NYMetroParents Staff

Related: cooking with celebrities, loukoumi's celebrity cookbook, cyber monday deal, learn to cook with celebrities, cooking with your kids, kid friendly cookbook, kids in the kitchen,


Scholastic Parent & Child Magazine calls Loukoumi's Celebrity Cookbook "one of the best new parenting books." As part of Cyber Monday, you can order the book today for a discounted price of $12.96, regularly $19.95. A minimum of $2 will go to St. Jude's Children Research Hospital and Chefs for Humanity.

In Loukoumi's Celebrity Cookbook, Loukoumi and her friends Dean the dog, Marika the monkey and Fistiki the cat are playing happily when they become hungry. At Loukoumi's home they discover Fistiki's Aunt Cat Cora, a character based on celebrity chef, restaurateur, and cookbook author Cat Cora, the first and only female Iron Chef, and president and founder of Chefs for Humanity, which works to reduce hunger around the world. Aunt Cat offers to help them make her childhood favorite dish, Grandma's Special Cream Cheese Cake. loukoumi's celebrity cookbook

The story continues as Aunt Cat guides the friends in gathering and measuring ingredients and preparing them for the oven, all the while sharing child-friendly safety tips.

The cookbook is divided into Weekend Breakfasts, Lunchtime Favorites, After-School Snacks, Family Meals, and Delicious Desserts--all recipes from celebrities, including Rachel Ray, Ellen DeGeneres, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Neil Patrick Harris, Faith Hill, and many more.

As part of Cyber Monday, order the book on Amazon or Barnes & Noble at the discounted price of $12.96, a 35% discount on the regular price.

Loukoumi's Celebrity Cookbook Contest

Children ages 4 to 12 are invited to submit their favorite recipes to Loukoumi's Secret Ingredient Recipe Contest now through March 1, 2012 for a chance to cook their favorite recipe with celebrity chef Cat Cora.

Just complete the statement: "______ (recipe name) is my favorite childhood recipe because __________ (in 10 words or less)."

Download the contest form here. Then, return completed forms to [email protected] or mail them to:

NK Publications
P.O. Box 1735 Radio City Station
New York, NY 10101

 


Get Your FREE Indoor Activity eGuide!

More Articles

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local Sponsors

I'm Bilingual!®
1296 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY
212-996-5898
I'm Bilingual!® is an early childhood bilingual ar...

Sylvan Learning Center of Darien
14 Brook St.
Darien, CT
203-655-3276
...

Dicker Reading Method
75 Brook St.
Scarsdale, NY
914-472-0600
Your child will achieve 1-3 years of reading impro...

Foundations For Success
718-880-5127
Foundations for Success, Inc. provides innovative,...

Tutors on Wheels
369 Lexington Ave, Suite 333
New York, NY
646-237-7811
Since 2003, Tutors on Wheels has been providing t...
See Our Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE