10 Platforms for Little Kitchen Helpers

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Help from kids in the kitchen has so many benefits: it includes the whole family in meal prep, teaches useful skills, develops early interests in food and healthy eating, and eases the stress of keeping little ones entertained while you work (the work is the entertainment!). While the ol' kitchen-chair-turned-backward setup worked just fine for me in the '70s, today there are a slew of helpful platforms specially made to bring small children to kitchen counter height:

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Do you have a favorite kitchen stool or platform for your little one?

(Image credits: Little Helpers; Guidecraft; Guidecraft; Luca & Company; Amazon; Guidecraft; Whitney Brothers; Jonti-Craft; Ana White; Modern Woodworker)

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