Cooking with your little ones can be a fun way to spend time together. Not only is it a great bonding activity, but it’s a chance to teach your child important skills such as counting, measuring, and following directions. And what better way to start than with a tasty and educational alphabet soup recipe? In this blog, we’ll give you a step-by-step guide to creating a delicious alphabet soup that your preschooler can help make and enjoy.
WHAT YOU NEED:
- 1 can condensed tomato soup
- 1 can chicken or vegetable broth
- 1 can water
- Optional: 1 can mixed vegetables (carrots, peas, green beans)
- 1 cup cooked alphabet pasta
- Salt and pepper to taste
WHAT TO DO:
Begin by gathering all your ingredients and placing them on your workspace.
Ask your preschooler to help you measure and pour the tomato soup, chicken broth, and water into a pot. Make sure to supervise this step to avoid accidental spills or burns.
Then, add the mixed vegetables to the pot and mix everything well.
Turn on the stove to medium heat and let the soup simmer for about 10 minutes.
While the soup cooks, ask your little one to help you count out 1 cup of alphabet pasta. Cook according to package instructions.
Once the soup has simmered, add the cooked alphabet pasta to the pot and mix well.
Let the soup cook for an additional 5 minutes.
Lastly, add salt and pepper to taste.
There you have it – a simple and delicious alphabet soup recipe that your preschooler can help make. Not only is this a fun activity to do together, but it’s also a great way to introduce your child to new words and letters. Plus, who doesn’t love a warm bowl of soup?
LEARN HOW COOKING WITH LITTLE ONES CAN BE AN EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE
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