See the slideshow for tricks that turn my green curry paste into dinner

Photographs copyright Peter Knab

My Green Curry Paste (page 209)

Practical Playtime / Jobs For The Kids

  • Peel the garlic. Jake loves banging it to loosen the skin first.
  • Measure the spices.
  • Measure all the liquids into the blender.
  • Measure the sugar.
  • Turn the blender on and off with as much supervision as they need. 

My Cooking With Kids Recipe Diary

Jake 4 years 11 months, James 2 years 3 months


Giving James a green curry for the first time at 2 & 1/2 reminded us that Jake really enjoyed it at around the same age. I really wish I'd kept more notes.