By Eyinade Eweje
Usually, children are always excited to be mama and papa’s little assistant in the kitchen. For them, it’s one of the numerous ways to have fun, boys and girls alike. However, they are told off often times. Enlist their help and watch their kitchen confidence grow.
The tasks to assign depend on their age, ability, temperament and how patient you can be in guiding and helping them contain the mess.
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Find a few reasons to enlist their help in the kitchen from as early as possible:
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To minimize kitchen accidents, take safety precautions, including, keeping the kitchen floor dry, creating a working area away from the oven, putting sharp kitchen tools such as knives out of reach and using non-breakable or plastic bowls and plates.
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