Families Supported by National Lottery Awards for All

Each year the National Lottery raises £500 million to support organisations like Kids Kitchen. For us, it means our sessions can be low cost for families- even FREE in some situations – but have a big social impact. We can spend more time making sure that our accessible family cooking model gets into the areas […]

Let’s develop an army of session leaders in Scotland!

Rebecca learns everything about social enterprises with The Circle

Kids Kitchen Co-Founder Rebecca has spent the last 12 weeks covering all things Social Enterprise with The Circle. Rebecca says “I’ve FINALLY cracked cash flow, after quite a few years of blagging it! and I’m MUCH clearer on how we talk about the BIG VISIONS of our organisation. The thing about being a founder, is […]

Kids Kitchen joins Eating Better alliance

Kids making a sustainable, plant-based meal of Hummus Rainbow Wraps at a Kids Kitchen family cooking session

Eating Better is driving action for less and better meat and dairy consumption, and a fairer, healthier and more sustainable food system that is better for people and the planet. We’re excited to announce that we have joined the Eating Better alliance as their latest partner organisation. We love that they draw together people from […]

Spring and Summer Family Cooking – East London

We have enjoyed some great cooking sessions in East London the past term with some new and old partners! We are busy finding the funding and organising more! And we hope to return after the May half term with some six-week blocks in some of our favourite venues. What was your favourite venue? Please let […]

The Cost of Living and Food Basics.

Jack Monroe (Cooking on a Bootstrap – we LOVE her simple burger recipe) wrote this week about the real cost of living in the UK right now and what the inflation data doesn’t tell us. Whilst the cost of living is high across the board – basics have rocketed in price, what I also got […]

Truly Flexible Work for Parents…?

The start of the year seems to have been full of great conversations about how we ‘do’ work. It’s no surprise as we are recruiting for two positions at the moment but it’s also been a time when we’ve started to reflect on how we have approached flexible work for parents in the last ten […]

We are recruiting!

We have two opportunities to join the Kids Kitchen team and build more family cooking from scratch, for sustainable happy lives. Aneta is looking to expand her capacity in South East London with a Session Coordinator, and our training and mentoring package is yearning for someone who can take our experience and show it to […]

A Gift from us to You – Family Christmas Activity

Seasons Greetings from all of us here at Kids Kitchen! Another rather challenging year under our belt, but we have successfully come out the other side. We’ve achieved LOADS and we are feeling more resilient and more capable than ever before, with bigger and better things on the horizon! To say THANK YOU to all […]

New Year New… Session? Training and Mentoring from February 2022

Accountability is magic. We’re only here, nearly ten years after the first Kids Kitchen, because of other people. Other People wanted to get together in groups so Kids Kitchen was born – Other People wanted to know more about how we did it so our training was born… Other People are great! So – our […]