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Back-to-School Snack Recipes Kids Can Make Themselves

Back-to-School Snack Recipes Kids Can Make Themselves

The kids are heading back to school, and there's suddenly a frequent need for snacks -- for during the school day, for after the school day (and, in the case of a certain 2nd grader I know, for "pre-dinner"). Ideally, I'd like my kids to be reaching for a relatively healthy choice. Better yet, it's fun (and educational!) when they can make their own homemade snack, with just a little help from me.  Many of the easy-to-follow recipes in The Lemonade Stand Cookbook make great snacks to bring to school or to enjoy at home. Read on for the recipes for Sunflower Crunch Balls, Owen's Cheddar Chompers, and Maple-Cinnamon...

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The Lemonade Stand Cookbook is a 2017 NAPPA Winner!

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The Lemonade Stand Cookbook is a 2017 NAPPA Winner!

The Lemonade Stand Cookbook, by Kathy Strahs, has been named a 2017 National Parenting Product Awards (NAPPA) Winner! From NAPPA: "NAPPA enlists a team of independent expert judges and family testers to review each submission thoroughly. Together, they select the most entertaining, appealing, safe, educational, age-appropriate and enduring products as NAPPA winners. A NAPPA recognition is more than just a seal of approval. It signifies that a product has been rigorously evaluated against stringent criteria and that it stands out among hundreds of similar products from around the world. Products that receive the prestigious NAPPA award are quality products that parents and...

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The 8x8 Cookbook Wins "Best First Book"!

The 8x8 Cookbook Wins "Best First Book"!

Burnt Cheese Press earned a Gold Award at the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) Benjamin Franklin Awards this past weekend in Salt Lake City! Founder Kathy Strahs proudly accepted the Bill Fisher Award for Best First Book -- Nonfiction, an award for the first book from a new press, for The 8x8 Cookbook.

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Now in Retail Stores!

Now in Retail Stores!

The 8x8 Cookbook has made its independent retailer debut, on the "New and Recommended" shelf at Bookshop Santa Cruz! More coming soon -- keep your eye out for the book at your local bookstore. Is there a retail store in your area that should carry The 8x8 Cookbook? I'd love to get in touch with them! Please submit your suggestion below:   Loading...

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The 8x8 Cookbook Successfully Funded on Kickstarter!

The 8x8 Cookbook Successfully Funded on Kickstarter!

This past October, more than 400 backers showed their generous support for The 8x8 Cookbook on Kickstarter and the project was successfully funded! The campaign raised more than $21,000 and was named a Kickstarter Staff Pick. Thank you to our incredible backers! The 8x8 Cookbook: Square Meals for Weeknight Family Dinners, Desserts and More--In One Perfect 8x8-Inch Dish, by Kathy Strahs, is the first release from Burnt Cheese Press. It's available now in the Shop (signed copies make great holiday gifts!) or on Amazon.   

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