Kids are the hero of our story

Our story starts in the kitchen.

The Step Stool Chef is dedicated to building kid leaders through cooking.

So...What makes us different?

Our Kids Teaching Kids Approach

Our products are made for kids, by kids. We make learning to cook fun and approachable for kids.

Our Focus on Kid Independence

We show kids step by step how to cook a meal from start to finish with little to no help.

Our Kid Boss Philosophy

We believe that kids can lead at any age. Here, kids are the chefs and adults are the assistants.

Become a Step Stool Chef Taste Buddy

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Live Cooking Classes Taught
by Kid Chefs

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Our Products Are Made For Kids, By Kids

Kids have a natural desire to be independent and self-sufficient. The Step Stool Chef is dedicated to building kid leadership through cooking. Led by our Kid CEO and Head Chef, we make learning to cook fun for kids and easier for parents.

Cooking Kits For Kids

Our kits make give your kids the support independently create a full meal from start to finish.

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The Step Stool Chef Cookbook

This special cookbook includes the Step Stool Chef's favorite kid-friendly recipes. 

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Julian Frederick

Julian is a sought-after kid chef, keynote speaker and author who uses cooking as an outlet for creativity and independence as well as to empower kid confidence in the kitchen. As the CEO and Executive Kid Chef, he is responsible for making sure that all our products, cooking lessons, recipes and recommendations are just right for all kids.

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