Snow Cooking

Child Pretend cooking with snow

I recently shared how my son has been playing outside with his trucks. Here’s another simple way to play in the snow:

Snow Cooking!

These pictures are of Peanut making “mashed potatoes”. I gave him the bowls and utensils and he was happy as can be.

He used bits of cedar and spruce needles for spices and seasoning.

snow cooking 2


snow cooking


I gave Peanut a small container of bird seed and he mixed that in.

pretend cooking with snow and bird seed

Peanut’s mashed potatoes might not have been edible but at least there were no messy dishes to do ;).

More Ways to Have Fun in the Snow:

Winter Outdoor Play Ideas for Preschoolers
Colorful Fun in the Snow
Winter Picnic
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