Realmomster Gift Guide For Mini Chefs

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Once your little ones hit the toddler age- one of the best ones if you ask me-, around 2 years old, they start being so curious and helpful about what mommy (and daddy, hopefully!) are doing in the kitchen, and always want to help out. More often than not, their help is just another way of saying “doing all the work twice and cleaning up far more than you expected”, and when the water is boiling or the bread in the oven is close to getting burnt, all you would want is for your mini-helper to find their way into their own kitchen. And this is probably how the miniature kitchen accessories were invented and developed.

If you ask any famous chef how they developed their culinary passion, they will probably remember the times they were chopping pretend veggies and helping their mamma out way before even taking their first steps. So we have come up with some adorable kitchen ware for the mini chefs in your home, that will inspire their imagination, encourage role-play and develop their creativity and social skills.

And they are honestly so cute, that even I often find myself hanging around making play pretend food. My son sees me and his dad in the kitchen at least once a day and he loves to watch the process and the outcomes, so if you’re a foodie yourself, your kids are more likely to be into gastronomy, you’ll see!

So what are you waiting for? Tie your apron and the baby’s mini-apron, and come join us in the kitchen! Here’s our curated gift guide list for tots who love to be in the kitchen!

Milton and Goose Play Kitchen

A chic and modern space for your little chef to imagine and dream. Stylish and functional, the Milton and Goose play kitchens are a reimagined centuries-old favorite. Expertly crafted by Amish artisans in the USA from sustainable Baltic birch and solid North American maple, and topped with water-based, low-VOC, and HAPs-free finishes, this fabulous play kitchen is as gorgeous as it is safe. Available in Grey and Meringue White.

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Moulin Roty Baking Set

This item is a wonderful way to inspire the sous chef in your life. The vintage-style Moulin Roty valise houses oven safe bakeware that is made for little hands, along with a brightly colored apron and oven mitt. Also included in the kid-sized kit are a wooden rolling pin, pastry cutter and scraper, wire whisk, 2 star and 2 heart shaped cookie cutters, tartlet pan, mini-muffin pan and recipe book (in French).

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Odette Williams Kids Apron

This culinary-inspired Odette Williams apron is perfect for encouraging kids in the kitchen. Dust off the flour and its ready for some crafting or play. Kids will love cooking with mom or dad that much more with their own set of utensils.

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Hape Mighty Mixer

You have all the ingredients, now all you need are the tools to make the best cookies and bread in town! Pretend play is always more fun with bright, stylish appliances. Mix your flour and brown sugar and create a delicious dough in this perfectly scaled version of a kitchen mixer. Pretend play always encourages imagination and creativity and this Hape Mighty Mixer’s beater (that really spins!) adds the special secret ingredient to make any recipe unbeatable.

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Cheengoo Veggie Rattle Set

The inviting texture and bright colors of these rattles makes them fun for baby and older kids, too. This adorable Cheengoo veggie rattle set is lovingly hand-crocheted using luxuriously soft yarn derived from the pulp of the organically grown and sustainably harvested bamboo trees. Bamboo is the world’s fastest growing plant  (growing 40+ inches in only 24 hours) making it one of the most environmentally sustainable & renewable resources.

All their toys are designed in San Francisco, USA but lovingly hand-crocheted by a team of artisan women in China, mostly mothers and farmers working to provide their families with extra income for basic needs.

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Plan Toys Shopping Cart

The perfect first cart for your little shopper!

Write your list, load up the Plan Toys trolley, wheel it round the supermarket (stopping to talk to your friends of course!) and finally check out. An ideal addition to your playroom with endless imaginative play games to be had!

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Plan Toys Spaghetti

*Italian accent* Mama Mia.  The world’s finest Plan Toys spaghetti with a tomato’s and e mushrooms and e onions and e a delicious garlic bread. Bella Bella!  Children love to cook up a pretend meal.  We really like the fabric spaghetti, very realistic. Includes plate, a fork and spoon.

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Hape Sushi Set

Fresh sushi and two pairs of chopsticks are all you need for a delicious dinner. No cooking necessary!

Playing with new foods encourages kids to try them. Watch a real sushi chef (Itamae) in action! Roll sandwiches or filled lettuce leaves into sushi shapes with this super adorable Hape Sushi Set.

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Hape Ice Cream Emporium

Hape’s ice cream stand is a delightful way to bring out the best pretend play for ice cream lovers. The cart is portable and includes a collapsible side table, 3 ice cream treats, 3 ice cream scoops, 3 ice cream cones, 1 purple cup, 1 juice box, 1 blue ice cream scoop, 1 carton of milk, 1 yogurt and 1 yellow ice cream container.

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

Kukkia Crepe Shop

Your budding chef will love creating their very own pretend crepes with Kukkia. Complete with a hot plate, crepe spatula and 3 types of fabric crepes, your child chooses from strawberry, banana, pineapple, whipped or chocolate cream toppings. Dustless chalk allows them to use their hotplate as a chalkboard menu, so everyone knows what the special of the day is.

You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

 

Ikea Shopping Basket Set

As if you didn’t tell them enough times how important veggies are in every meal. Well, now they can nag you now in return with their very own Ikea veggie set. Encourages role play which helps children to develop social skills by imitating grown-ups and inventing their own roles.
You can find it here.

realmomster gift guide mini chefs

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