Cookie Cutters Aren’t Just For Cookies

Pizzas are the perfect cooking activity for young kids.  They don’t require them to be near a hot stove and they are practically a shoe-in, even for picky eaters.  Also using tortillas makes it easy to shape the crust into a heart for the perfect Valentine's Day meal. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Hearty Pizza! Pizzas are the perfect cooking activity for young kids. They don’t require them to be near a hot stove and they are practically a shoe-in, even for picky eaters. Also using tortillas makes it easy to shape the crust into a heart for the perfect Valentine's Day meal. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Gather your materials. You will need a pan, oven , tortillas, pizza sauce, pepperoni , mozzarella , kitchen sheers and a heart shaped cookie cutter. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Step 1. Gather your materials. You will need a pan, oven , tortillas, pizza sauce, pepperoni , mozzarella , kitchen sheers and a heart shaped cookie cutter. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Start by folding your tortilla in half and cutting it into a heart. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Step 2. Start by folding your tortilla in half and cutting it into a heart. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Next using the cookie cutter, make your heart shaped pepperoni. You could do this with a host of other toppings as well. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Step 3. Next using the cookie cutter, make your heart shaped pepperoni. You could do this with a host of other toppings as well. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Time to gather the kiddos! Mine was a little hungry after nap and decided to taste test the crust. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Step 4. Time to gather the kiddos! Mine was a little hungry after nap and decided to taste test the crust. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Spread the sauce on. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Step 5. Spread the sauce on. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Add the cheese.  I am not sure if he is putting it on or taking it off in this picture. Shred much more than you need if your little chef is a fan of cheese! (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Step 6. Add the cheese. I am not sure if he is putting it on or taking it off in this picture. Shred much more than you need if your little chef is a fan of cheese! (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Add the pepperoni. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Step 7. Add the pepperoni. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
My son insisted the hearts were eyes, so we made a mouth too. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Hearty Pizza! My son insisted the hearts were eyes, so we made a mouth too. (credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Bake at 400 degrees for about 10 minutes, checking on it often.  Happy Valentine's! (Allison MacDonald is the Founder and Editor of No Time For Flashcards.  credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
Step 8. Bake at 400 degrees for about 10 minutes, checking on it often. Happy Valentine's! (Allison MacDonald is the Founder and Editor of No Time For Flashcards. credit: www.notimeforflashcards.com)
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