Cooking Class - Mom/Dad and Me Family Cooking

Nothing brings a family together like meal time.  So what could be better than cooking your meals together as a family?  Dr. Horton’s "hands on" style Family Cooking Classes are designed to teach you and your child to work together in the kitchen to make four separate meals complete with desert that will wow the rest of the family.




 Class Details:

  • Wednesday Evenings 
  • March 22nd-April 12th  
  • 6:00 - 8:00 PM
  • Gilruth Center, Kitchen
  • Parent / Child attendance is encouraged
  • Children ages 10 & up may attend alone but parent must remain in the building during class time.


Early Registration Prices (through March 10th): 

  • $60 Parent / First Person 
  • $55 Child / Second Person
  • $50 Each Additional Children

Standard Registration Prices (March 11th-22nd): 

  • $70 Parent / First Person 
  • $65 Child / Second Person
  • $60 Each Additional Children


Week One

  • Beef Roulade
  • Greens Rice
  • Stovetop Blueberry Cobbler

Week Two

  • Skillet Pizza
  • Chocolate Cake in a Cup
  • Homemade Ice Cream

Week Three

  • Homemade Chicken Nuggets
  • Zucchini and Jicama Fries and Dips
  • Tres Leches Cake

Week Four

  • Fish Tacos
  • Homemade Tomato Salsa  or Homemade Herb Onion Sauce(
  • No Flour Peanut Butter Cookies (allergies permitting)
  • (Alternative Molasses Sugar Cookies)


About the Instructor:

Dr. Horton is an experienced college professor, chef, exercise physiologist, and corporate trainer. She combines her talents to help her students improve their health, their relationship with food, nutrition, and wellness. She teaches a wide range of classes and is very excited to bring them back to NASA.  If you want to get to know your chef better before class check her out at