The baking mixes that come with Easy Bake and other kid ovens normally carry peanut and tree nut allergy warnings, so we have been unable to use those. Luckily, we found a self-published book online that featured "homemade" recipes for "little oven" treats. Besides being nut allergy-friendly, making your own recipes offers your kid without all the chemicals and they're much more affordable, too.
Here is one of my kids’ favorite recipes -- we tweaked it a little from the original and it works great.
Mix all ingredients together and store in an airtight bag or
To make a cake:
Use this same basic recipe to make yellow cake mix as well--just
leave out the cocoa. I'd add a little vanilla with the wet
ingredients for better flavor.
Jenny Kales is the mother of two girls, one with severe nut
allergies. She writes about her experiences at The Nut-Free Mom blog, where you can
find more allergy-friendly recipes.
Contact Jenny at [email protected].