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Cooking for Kids: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
A Tater Tot Casserole Even Picky Eaters Will Love
This tater tot casserole is made with ground beef, cream of mushroom soup, sour cream, cheddar cheese and tater tots. Kids love this tater tot casserole recipe.
Basic Instructions, Tips, and Tricks for...
Learning how to make a smoothie is easy. And once you master a few simple tricks, you can learn how to make fruit smoothies of all kinds. Here are also a number of smoothie recipes.
Our 16 Favorite Milkshakes to Make at Home
These milkshake recipes include 16 varieties of milkshakes based on one basic recipe. With these easy ideas, you can have a different milkshake every night of the week for over two weeks.
Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes: An Instant Party Hit
Ice cream cone cupcakes make a fun birthday party treat for kids. It's easiest to bake cupcakes in ice cream cones that are flat-bottomed. This recipe for ice cream cupcakes shows you how to make ice cream cone cupcakes that are tasty and easy to decorate.
Fun Kid Food: Dirt Cake Chocolate Pudding Recipe
This dirt cake recipe is made with crushed Oreo cookies, chocolate pudding, cream cheese and milk. Gummy worms top off this recipe for dirt cake. Kids love making this Oreo dirt cake as much as eating it.
Watermelon Smoothie Recipe
A lot of watermelon smoothie recipes turn out too watery. This recipe shows you how to make a watermelon smoothie that has a milkshake-like texture
Ice Cream Sandwich Cake Recipe
This ice cream sandwich cake recipe makes an impressive and refreshing summer dessert. No baking or cooking is required for this easy ice cream sandwich cake recipe.
Your Anytime No-Booze Pina Colada Recipe
This virgin pina colada recipe tastes just like the original, but without the alcohol. Kids love this refreshing drink, and it's easy enough for them to make themselves.
8 Vegetable Soup Recipes Your Kids Will Love
Soup is a great way for kids to get their daily recommended requirement for vegetables. And these vegetable soup recipes include lots of kid-friendly options, from a creamy tomato soup to a silky carrot soup to a hearty tortilla soup and more.
How to Cook Corn on the Cob
Learning how to cook corn on the cob is easy when you follow these simple steps. Corn on the cob can be boiled, grilled or microwaved. I'll show you all three methods.
10 Smoothie Recipes Your Kids Will Love
Smoothie recipes like the ones featured here are a healthy way for kids to get the vitamins and minerals they need. Kids will appreciate the fact that these smoothies taste like milkshakes, and you'll appreciate the fact that they're loaded with vitamins and minerals.
How to Boil an Egg in 7 Simple Steps
It's easy to learn how to boil an egg perfectly, once you follow these simple steps. Once you learn how to cook hard boiled eggs, you can make deviled eggs, egg salad or just enjoy them plain.
Creamy Slow Cooker Rice Pudding
This creamy slow cooker rice pudding recipe is comfort food at its best. Just dump the ingredients in a slow cooker, turn it on and come back hours later to vanilla-scented creamy slow cooker rice pudding.
Dirt Dessert Recipe
This dirt dessert recipe is made with chocolate pudding, frozen whipped topping, crushed oreos and gummy worms. These pudding dirt cups make a great cooking activity for kids. And everyone loves eating this oreo dirt dessert recipe.
Moist Banana Bread with Coconut
This very moist banana bread recipe is made with coconut oil. It gives it a wonderful texture and a slight tropical flavor.
Oven Fried Zucchini Recipe - Easy, No Fuss
Oven fried zucchini gives you all the flavor of regular fried zucchini with less fat. A bread crumb and Parmesan cheese coating adds extra flavor to this recipe.
Perfect Rice
Perfect rice isn't hard to make, as long as you follow these simple steps. Once you know how to cook rice using this method, you can have perfect rice anytime.
Kale Pesto Recipe
This kale pesto recipe is a wonderful way to enjoy fresh kale. The kale is used in place of basil, which makes this pesto sauce especially healthy. I've increased the amount of garlic in this pesto recipe to compensate for the slightly bitter taste of the kale. The result is a fresh and garlicky pesto recipe that works great on pasta, pizza in soups or lasagna.
Baked Chicken and Potatoes Recipe
This baked chicken and potatoes recipe is made with boneless skinless chicken breasts or thighs and potatoes. The potatoes are baked first, then the chicken is added to finish off the dish.
Baked Chicken Legs
This baked chicken legs recipe is a simple recipe. The chicken leg quarters are seasoned, then brushed with olive oil and baked. The result is a tender baked chicken legs recipe you'll want to make again and again.
Crockpot Rice Recipe
Crockpot rice is fluffy and tasty. What's more, Crock pot rice rarely burns or sticks, and you don't have to watch it carefully to make it turn out right. Indeed, using your slow cooker is one of the easiest ways to make rice.
Oven Baked BBQ Chicken
This oven baked bbq chicken recipe really allows the chicken to absorb all the flavors of the barbecue sauce. Because this barbecue chicken is not done on the grill, you don't have to worry about it burning. Any time of year is a good time for this oven baked BBQ chicken.
Quick and Easy Dinner Recipes the Whole Family...
These ten quick and easy dinner recipes will have you out of the kitchen and at the table in no time!
How to Make Lemonade
The first of six steps in making homemade lemonade, which is far better than bottled, frozen or powdered lemonade.
Homemade Oreo Milkshake Recipe
This oreo milkshake recipe is made with vanilla ice cream, oreo cookies, milk and chocolate sauce. Garnish with crushed oreo cookies.
Sauteed Zucchini Recipe
This sauteed zucchini recipe is made with fresh zucchini, olive oil and garlic powder. Parmesan cheese adds an extra layer of flavor to this tasty sauteed zucchini recipe.
Grilled Chicken for the George Foreman Grill
This grilled chicken recipe is first marinated in lemon juice, garlic, olive oil and seasonings, then grilled. This grilled lemon chicken recipe is for a George Foreman grill, but you can also make this recipe on a regular grill.
Strawberry Smoothie Recipe
Strawberry smoothies can be made with either fresh or frozen strawberries. This strawberry smoothie recipe calls for frozen strawberries so it can achieve the texture of a milkshake. If you use fresh strawberries, you can get the same texture by adding ice to your strawberry smoothie.
Dos and Don'ts of Pancake Making: Tips for...
Pancakes are kids' favorite breakfast food. These tips on how to make pancakes will have you whipping up perfect pancakes every time.
26 Healthy Brown Bag Lunch Ideas for Your Kids
Stuck in a PB&J rut? Are you filling the kids' lunches with chips and cookies because you can't think of creative healthy brown bag lunch ideas? Read on. These 26 brown bag lunch recipes and ideas will help you round out the kids school lunches with dishes that are tasty and good for them, too.
Stovetop Rice Pudding Recipe
This stovetop rice pudding recipe is a perfect way to use leftover cooked rice. Although the recipe calls for whole milk, feel free to use skim milk. The raisins are optional, but they add great flavor to this rice pudding.
10 Healthy Snacks Your Kids Will Love
Healthy snacks for kids don't have to be bland raw vegetables or tasteless trail mix. These 10 kids snack recipes prove that even healthy snacks can taste great. I'll show you how to make even rice crispy treats healthy.
Pineapple Coconut Smoothie Recipe
The tropical flavors of this pineapple coconut smoothie make a refreshing breakfast, snack or dessert. This all-natural smoothie recipe is perfect for both kids and adults.
How to Make a Milkshake
Learning how to make a milkshake is easy when you follow these simple steps. The key is to start with high-quality ingredients. Add in syrups, nuts or other flavorings for variety, and enjoy!
No Bake Brownies Recipe
This no bake brownies recipe can be made in minutes. All you need is sweetened condensed milk, unsweetened chocolate, nuts and graham cracker crumbs for this easy no bake brownies recipe.
How to Make a Strawberry Milkshake
It's easy to learn how to make a strawberry milkshake when you follow these simple directions. This milkshake is a great way to get kids interested in cooking.
Cheesy Potatoes Recipe
This cheesy potatoes recipe is made with Yukon gold potatoes, cheddar cheese and bacon. After they are roasted, the potatoes are topped with cheese and bacon. Both beef and chicken go well with this cheesy potatoes recipe.
Italian Pasta Salad Recipe
This Italian pasta salad is made with zucchini, black olives, onions, marinated artichokes, red pepper and a creamy garlic ranch dressing. Whether you're looking for a potluck side dish or an accompaniment for burgers or chicken, this cold pasta salad recipe is it.
Easy Scalloped Potatoes
These easy scalloped potatoes are made in less than half an hour in the microwave. Cream of mushroom soup and milk are tossed with thinly-sliced potatoes, then topped with cheese for these quick microwave scalloped potatoes.
Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe
This buffalo chicken dip recipe is made with cooked chicken, cream cheese, ranch dressing, blue cheese and hot sauce (such as Frank's). This buffalo chicken dip Crockpot recipe is ideal for game day parties.
Frozen Grapes
Frozen grapes make a tasty, healthy and refreshing snack for kids. For a special touch, roll the grapes in sugar before freezing. Everyone loves this frozen grapes recipe.
Lime Jello Cool Whip Pie Recipe
This lime Jello Cool Whip pie recipe is like a simple alternative to key lime pie. It's made with lime Jello, Cool Whip (or any frozen whipped topping), key lime yogurt and a graham cracker crust.
Healthy Breakfast Recipes
These healthy breakfast recipes will get your kids going even on their sleepiest mornings. Whether you favor eggs, oatmeal or something sweet for breakfast, there's a recipe here for you.
Zucchini Carrot Bread Recipe
This zucchini carrot bread recipe is a sweet and delicious way to enjoy fresh zucchini from the garden. Almost like a cake, this zucchini bread has a warm spicy flavor.
Healthy Recipes for Kids
These healthy recipes for kids include all kinds of healthy kid-friendly recipes, such as snacks, dinners, desserts, breakfast recipes and more healthy recipes.
Homemade Kit Kat Bars: Just Like the Real Thing!
This recipe for kit kat bars is made with club crackers, crushed graham crackers, chocolate chips, peanut butter, sugar, brown sugar and butter. These homemade kit kat bars taste just like the candy bar Kit Kat bars.
How to Make a Strawberry Smoothie
Learn how to make a strawberry smoothie with this easy recipe. Discover more recipes for strawberry smoothies, plus other fruit smoothie recipes in this easy free ecourse on how to make smoothies.
5-Minute Cheesy Popcorn with Real Butter and...
This cheese popcorn recipe uses real cheddar cheese and butter for a savory, buttery popcorn recipe the whole family will love.
Cheesy Tater Tot Casserole
This tater tot casserole is made with tater tots, cheese, ground beef, golden mushroom soup and milk. Frozen vegetables make this cheesy tater tot casserole a meal in one dish.
Chocolate Banana Smoothie Recipe
This chocolate banana smoothie recipe tastes like a chocolate banana milkshake, yet it is far more nutritious. This chocolate banana smoothie makes a great breakfast or snack. And because it only has natural ingredients, you can feel good about giving your kids this chocolate banana smoothie.
Chewy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe
These chewy oatmeal chocolate chip cookies are a favorite among kids everywhere. These chewy oatmeal chocolate chip cookies get their texture from coconut oil. When making this recipe for oatmeal chocolate chip cookies, be sure not to overbake them, or the cookies will turn crisp, not chewy.
Orange Creamsicle Smoothies
These orange creamsicle smoothies are bursting with flavor and vitamins.
No Bake Desserts
These no bake desserts are easy to whip up and fun to make with the kids, too. From pudding pies to no bake haystacks to milkshakes and parfaits, these desserts are great when you want something sweet but don't want to turn on the oven.
Easy Dessert Recipes That Start with Chocolate...
This collection of recipes with chocolate pudding features easy desserts that all start with chocolate pudding. From pudding pies to s'mores parfaits to icebox cakes and more, these chocolate pudding recipes are easy enough to make on your busiest days and tasty enough to serve to company.
Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies
Healthy chocolate chip cookies are often loaded with sugar to compensate for less fat. Not these. These cookies are full of healthy oats, bran flakes and nuts for a uniquely healthy chocolate chip cookie recipe.
Microwave Poached Eggs Recipe
This microwave poached eggs recipe takes less than two minutes to prepare (really!), and the result is perfect poached eggs. Even better: You don't have to get any pots or pans dirty to make this recipe.
Herbed Grilled Salmon for Your George Foreman...
This grilled salmon recipe is an herb crusted salmon made in the George Foreman grill. Fresh oregano, thyme and basil are tossed with lemon juice and olive oil in this simple grilled salmon recipe for the George Foreman grill. This is a quick and easy herb crusted salmon recipe.
Crockpot Oatmeal with Apples and Honey
This Crockpot oatmeal recipe is made with steel cut oatmeal, milk, water and brown sugar. Apples, cinnamon and honey add sweetness to this Crockpot oatmeal recipe.
10 Quick and Healthy Recipes for Busy Families
These quick, healthy recipes include chicken recipes, beef recipes, pasta recipes and more quick healthy dinners.
Broccoli with Cheese Sauce
Broccoli is steamed, the topped with a creamy cheese sauce in this easy, kid-friendly broccoli with cheese sauce recipe.
Homemade Salsa Recipe with Fresh Tomatoes
This homemade salsa recipe is made with fresh tomatoes, jalapeno peppers, onions, garlic and cilantro. This fresh salsa recipe is perfect for chips. Lime juice adds zing to this recipe.
English Muffin Pizzas
These English muffin pizzas are a fantastic quick and easy dinner for kids. You can have dinner on the table in less than 15 minutes once you knowhow to make English muffin pizzas.
Baked Spaghetti Casserole Recipe
This baked spaghetti casserole recipe is an easy one-dish meal that's perfect for busy weeknights. This baked spaghetti recipe is made without meat.
Rice Crispy Treats Recipe
This rice crispy treats recipe is the classic recipe for rice crispy treats, made with marshmallows, butter and crispy rice cereal. Kids love making and eating this rice krispie treats recipe.
Top 10 Recipes for Picky Eaters
Got kids who are picky eaters in your house? Here are ten of my favorite delicious and healthy recipes for picky eaters.
Strawberry Banana Smoothie Recipe
With frozen strawberries, banana, vanilla soy milk and orange juice concentrate, this strawberry banana smoothie recipe is a tasty and all-natural way to enjoy healthy fruits.
Kids Salads That Are Easy to Make and Fun to Eat
Kids salads can be nutritious and tasty, provided you follow some basic rules. These fun kids salads are easy to make, yet they appeal to kids' developing palates. You'll find vegetable salads, fruit salads,green salads and more easy kids salad recipes here.
Roasted Green Beans Recipe
Oven roasted green beans are naturally sweet and tender. I'll show you how to cook fresh green beans to bring out their best flavor with this wonderful roasted green beans recipe.
Easy Tres Leches Cake Recipe
This tres leches cake recipe starts with a cake mix, making it a super tres leches cake.
George Foreman Grill Recipes
These George Foreman grill recipes are fast, easy and healthy. These George Foreman recipes include paninis, sandwiches, chicken and more recipes for the George Foreman grill.
Berry Fruit Smoothies Recipe
These berry fruit smoothies combine sweet cherries with blueberries, vanilla soy milk and lemon yogurt. The result is one of those healthy fruit smoothies recipes that is perfect any time of day.
Hot Dog Tater Tot Casserole Recipe
Unlike most tater tot casserole recipes, this one is not made with ground beef. Rather, it is made with hot dogs. I like to use sweet potato tater tots, too, but feel free to use regular ones if you prefer.
Crispy Kale Recipe
Kale recipes don't normally top the list of favorite vegetable recipes for kids. But this crispy kale recipe is different. The kale is not fried, but it takes on an almost french fry-like taste. This is sure to become one of your favorite kale recipes.
19 Must-Try Zucchini Recipes
These zucchini recipes will give you great ideas for using that bumper crop of green squash from your garden. From zucchini bread to oven fried zucchini, these easy recipes include something for everyone.
Kid-Friendly Chocolate Chow Mein Noodle Bird...
These chow mein noodle birds nest cookies are made with semisweet chocolate chips, peanut butter, chow mein noodles and peanuts. If you are making these chow mein noodle cookies for Easter, you can use jelly beans in place of the peanuts.
Whipped Cream Recipe
This whipped cream recipe has just three ingredients: cream, sugar and vanilla extract, and it's super simple. And once you learn the basic recipe for how to make whipped cream, you can flavor it lots of different ways, adding orange zest, vanilla, chocolate shavings and more.
Ice Cream Recipes and Frozen Desserts
These ice cream recipes include both homemade ice cream recipes, made from scratch in an ice cream maker, as well as frozen desserts that start with prepared ice cream. You'll also find frozen yogurt recipes here, including an easy ice cream pie, ice cream cake and ice cream sandwich cake.
Top 10 Healthy Smoothie Recipes
These healthy smoothie recipes include a variety of healthy smoothies, designed to appeal to both kids and adults. The best part about these healthy smoothies is that they are cheaper than going to a smoothie bar, have no additives, like packaged fruit smoothie mixes, and are as tasty as a milkshake.
Omelette Recipe
This omelette recipe shows you how to make an omelette with cheese. The trick to making the perfect omelet is using the right type of pan and maintaining the right temperature for the omelette.
Crockpot Macaroni and Cheese
Crockpot macaroni and cheese recipes are perfect for busy weekdays. There are eggs, butter, milk, macaroni and three kinds of cheese in this homemade macaroni and cheese recipe.
Cheesy Chicken Pasta Casserole with Spinach and...
This chicken pasta casserole is made with chicken breasts, penne pasta, spinach, spaghetti sauce, canned tomatoes and three kinds of cheese. This chicken pasta bake makes a terrific recipe for potlucks.
Dinner Recipes for Picky Eaters
These dinner recipes are designed to help picky eaters expand their palates. Healthy and nutritious, your kids will love these dinner recipes for picky eaters
Roasted Zucchini and Potatoes Recipe
This roasted zucchini and potatoes recipe makes a savory side dish that's perfect in the summer when zucchini is in season. Serve this recipe along with steak, fish or chicken.
Chocolate Pudding Pie Recipe
This easy chocolate pudding pie recipe has a graham cracker crust. This recipe for Jello chocolate pudding pie is garnished with fresh raspberries and shaved chocolate.
Easy Sugar Cookies
A great alternative to the traditional rolled sugar cookies for cooking with kids. It is a drop cookie recipe, meaning there's no rolling required.
Ground Beef Quesadillas
These ground beef quesadillas are like a taco and a quesadilla combined. Seasoned ground beef is browned and mixed with jarred chili con queso sauce, then folded into flour tortills for these tasty beef and cheese quesadillas.
Baked Sea Scallops
This baked scallops recipe is a quick and easy dinner made with sea scallops, butter, garlic and seasonings. The baked scallops are then topped with bread crumbs. As you're cooking scallops, the bread crumbs get crispy.
Meatball Subs Recipe
This meatball subs recipe tastes just like an authentic Italian meatball sub. But it is easier to make, thanks to frozen meatballs.
Healthy Snack Ideas for Kids
These healthy snack ideas include both snacks you can buy, plus recipes for making healthy snacks for the kids. Whether you prefer sweet, salty, creamy or crunchy snacks, there's something here for everyone.
Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids
These healthy lunch ideas include a variety of recipes for soups, salads, sandwiches and more. All are designed to appeal to kids' tastes, yet provide the nutrition they need to keep going strong.
Zucchini Bread Recipes
These zucchini bread recipes include classic, spiced zucchini bread recipes, plus chocolate zucchini breads, zucchini breads with raisins, walnuts and coconut, and even a zucchini carrot bread recipe. Serve these zucchini breads warm with a pat of butter.
Strawberry Smoothies
Strawberry smoothies are a refreshing and healthy treat any time. This strawberry smoothie recipe is made only with natural ingredients. You can use fresh or frozen strawberries for this recipe.
A Sweet and Healthy Green Smoothie Even Your...
This green smoothie recipe is made with baby spinach, frozen pineapple and grapes. Vanilla yogurt and chocolate hazelnut spread make this smoothie recipe appealing to kids.
Chicken Breast Recipes
The chicken breast recipes here include everything from chicken parmesan to grilled chicken, all made with boneless chicken breasts. Kids and adults alike will enjoy these easy chicken recipes.
Baked Cod Recipe
This baked cod recipe is coated with a cornflake crumb topping. Kids will enjoy this baked cod.
Fresh Tomato Soup Recipe
This fresh tomato soup recipe is made with fresh tomatoes, onions, garlic and seasonings. Fresh basil is the best way to top this creamy homemade tomato soup recipe.
Easy Apple Pie Recipe
This easy apple pie recipe is made with golden delicious apples, sugar, cinnamon and flour. Refrigerated pie crusts make this a super simple recipe.
Breakfast Recipes for Picky Eaters
These breakfast recipes include French toast, breakfast sandwiches, breakfast rice pudding and smoothies.
How to Make Cream Cheese Frosting
Discover how to make cream cheese frosting for all your cakes and cupcakes with this easy recipe. To make cream cheese frosting with this recipe, you will need cream cheese, powdered sugar and vanilla.
Chinese Food Recipes the Kids Will Love
These Chinese food recipes are specifically designed for kids' palates. They include fried rice recipes, stir fry recipes, lo mein, beef and broccoli and more.
Lemon Blueberry Smoothies
This lemon blueberry smoothie recipe pairs frozen blueberries with frozen lemonade concentrate and vanilla soy milk for a refreshing twist on blueberry fruit smoothies.
Oven Bag Turkey Recipe
This oven bag turkey recipe is made using a special oven bag that is designed for cooking a turkey. This recipe for turkey in an oven bag is easy. Once you learn how to cook turkey in a bag you will never go back to any other method for cooking Thanksgiving turkey.
10 Rice Crispy Treat Recipes for Every Occasion
This collection of rice crispy treats recipes include basic and seasonal recipes, including Christmas, Valentine's Day, Easter and many more.
Summer Drinks for Kids
These summer drinks are all non-alcoholic drinks you can make with or for the kids. From an easy homemade lemonade to simple, healthy smoothies and milkshakes, these drinks will cool them off in style.
Puppy Chow Recipe - Chex Puppy Chow for People
This puppy chow recipe is not for dogs. This is the classic Chex puppy chow recipe made with Chex cereal, chocolate chips, peanut butter and powdered sugar.
Chicken Quesadillas Recipe
Chicken quesadillas are a great way to use leftover cooked chicken breast. And this chicken quesadillas recipe is so fast, you can have dinner on the table in 15 minutes!
No-Fuss Vegetable Lasagna Recipe
This vegetable lasagna recipe uses all the vegetables from a summer garden, including zucchini, red and green peppers, onions, and mushrooms.
Pumpkin Pancakes
These pumpkin pancakes start with Bisquick, so they're really easy. Just add eggs, pumpkin puree and milk to make this easy pumpkin pancakes recipe.
Budget Meals for Busy Families
Budget meals don't have to be boring. These budget recipes and low budget meals are just as tasty as high-cost meals. The secret is making the most of cheaper cuts of meat and produce that is in season for these low budget meals.
Rice Pudding Recipes
These rice pudding recipes include classic stovetop rice pudding, baked rice pudding, chocolate rice pudding, even a raspberry rice pudding parfait. Your idea of comfort food desserts will be transformed after you try these rice pudding recipes.
Egg, Sausage, and Hash Brown Casserole with...
This breakfast casserole recipe is made with eggs, sausage, shredded hash browns, cheese and cottage cheese. This egg and sausage breakfast casserole recipe makes a perfect brunch dish for holidays and special occasions.
Banana Smoothie
Banana smoothies make a healthy breakfast or a refreshing snack. This banana smoothie is made with only fruit, juice and yogurt. Cinnamon is the perfect garnish for these banana smoothies.
Oven Baked Salmon Recipe
This oven baked salmon recipe is moist on the inside and crunchy on the outside. Once you learn how to cook salmon with this easy, oven-baked salmon recipe, you can vary it lots of different ways. Try using different nuts and herbs in this oven-baked salmon recipe.
How to Make a Smoothie
Learning how to make a smoothie is easy with this step by step tutorial. Use the pictures here to discover how to make smoothies you can enjoy all the time. This example is for how to make a strawberry smoothie.
Easy Beef Stroganoff Recipe
This beef stroganoff recipe is so easy to prepare, because it starts with leftover cooked roast beef, pot roast or brisket. All you have to do is make the sauce. Serve over hot egg noodles.
Kid Friendly Dinner Recipes You Can Whip Up in...
These kid friendly dinner recipes include classic kid meals, like mac cheese, plus some new twists on old family favorites. These easy kid friendly dinners are so tasty, you'll want to make them again and again.
Fun Food For Kids
Fun food for kids should not only be recipes kids will enjoy eating, but also the kinds of foods kids will enjoy making. And of course, there are lots of sweet treats in this collection of recipes, too. Whether you enjoy cooking with the kids or just want ideas for making new foods accessible to kids, these recipes can help.
The Easiest Kid-Friendly Personal Pizza Wrap...
These pizza wrap sandwiches are one of those quick meals you can serve for lunch or dinner. This recipe is made with a flour tortilla, spaghetti sauce and cheese. Boost the nutritional value of these wraps by using a whole wheat tortilla and low-fat cheese.
Fun Picnic Food Recipes for Effortless Summer...
These picnic food ideas include easy picnic recipes for everything from fried chicken to potato salad and more summer picnic recipes.
Easy Summer Side Dishes
These side dishes make a fantastic complement to any summer meal. Whether it's a weeknight dinner or a special occasion party, these recipes will round out the meal.
Chicken Pot Pie Recipe
This chicken pot pie recipe is made with rotisserie chicken and a refrigerated pie crust, so it's easy. But the taste is all homemade.
Kids Salad Recipes
These kids salad recipes include the top rates salads for kids from readers. These kids salads include vegetable salads, green salads, fruit salads, pasta salads and more salad recipes.
Beef Fried Rice Recipe
This beef fried rice recipe is made with ground beef, frozen peas, cold cooked rice, eggs and scallions. Once you learn how to make this beef fried rice, you can make endless variations of this fried rice recipe.
Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Coconut
This chocolate zucchini bread recipe is rich and moist. You can't see the zucchini in this chocolate bread recipe, but it adds texture and moisture. Chocolate chips and coconut add more richness to this zucchini bread.
Healthy Snacks - Carrot Sticks with Peanut Butter
Carrot sticks pair surprisingly well with peanut butter. This satisfying, healthy snack is a cinch to make.
Chicken Panini for the George Foreman Grill
This chicken panini sandwich recipe is made with grilled chicken, pesto and Italian cheese. Some chicken panini recipes use Italian bread, but I like sourdough for this chicken panini sandwich recipe.
Ground Beef Tacos
Beef tacos are so easy to make at home, there's no reason to go out for them. With just ground beef, some seasonings, lettuce, cheese, salsa and taco shells, you have everything you need to make these ground beef tacos.
Oreo Ice Cream Recipe
Homemade oreo ice cream (also called cookies and cream) is a cinch to make with this easy recipe - in fact, it's so easy, the kids can make it themselves.
Green Beans with Bacon
This green beans with bacon recipe is one of my favorite ways of cooking fresh green beans. In this recipe, fresh green beans are tossed with bacon and caramelized onions. Even the pickiest eaters will enjoy this recipe.
Best Burger Recipe
This is the best burger recipe because this recipe for beef burgers is made with grass fed beef and is incredibly juicy. Grass fed beef is not only humanely raised, but higher in CLA, a healthy omega-3 fatty acid. A touch of cream adds moisture to this grass fed beef recipe, making this the best burger recipe you'll ever taste.
Lunch Ideas for Picky Eaters
These lunch ideas are designed with picky eaters in mind. Whether your kids are sick of peanut butter and jelly or you want healthy new ideas for their lunches, these recipes for picky eaters are just the ticket.
Chicken Tenders Recipe - Crispy Chicken Strips...
This baked chicken tenders recipe yields super crispy chicken strips that taste like they're fried. But these tenders are baked, not fried. The crispy coating for this recipe comes from crushed croutons.
Super Simple Baked Ziti Recipe
Baked ziti is one of those super easy recipes the whole family will love. Ziti is cooked, then tossed with spaghetti sauce, ricotta and mozzarella cheeses, and baked in this easy casserole.
Tuna Macaroni Salad
This tuna macaroni salad is a quick and easy recipe made with canned tuna fish, macaroni (or other short pasta), red onion and carrot. This pasta salad has a creamy dressing that gives it zip. Serve this tuna pasta salad at your next barbecue, picnic or just for lunch.
Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza Recipe
This fruit pizza recipe has a sugar cookie base. Cream cheese is the sauce for this fruit pizza, and the toppings are strawberries, raspberries and bananas. Kids love making and eating this fruit pizza recipe - and so does everyone else!
Chicken Casserole Recipes
These chicken casserole recipes include retro chicken and rice bakes, chicken and noodle casseroles, Mexican chicken casseroles and more. Whatever your family's tastes, there's a chicken casserole here for them.
Mexican Salad
This Mexican salad combines black beans, corn, red pepper, red onion, baby spinach and tortilla strips with a cilantro dressing. It's a Mexican salad recipe the whole family will enjoy.
Mini Frittatas Recipe
Mini frittatas are the perfect breakfast for kids. Bite-sized and easy to hold in one hand, this easy frittata recipe makes a great breakfast on-the-go. Turkey bacon adds flavor and protein to these little frittatas.
Grilled Broccoli Recipe
This grilled broccoli recipe is made on the George Foreman grill (or any indoor contact grill). Olive oil, lemon juice and parmesan cheese liven up this grilled broccoli recipe.
Pepperoni Tortilla Pizza Recipe
This pepperoni tortilla pizza recipe is one of those easy dinner recipes you can have on the table in less than 20 minutes.
Vegetables for Kids
Vegetables and kids don't always go together so well, but these vegetable side dishes are designed with kids' palates in mind. From classic broccoli and corn vegetables for kids to new recipes featuring vegetables, kids have a variety of vegetable side dishes here to choose from.
Fish Recipes for Kids
These fish recipes are all designed with kids' palates in mind. From an easy baked cod to a pecan-crusted salmon to fish tacos, these fish recipes will please even the pickiest eaters.
Slow Cooker Hamburgers
These slow cooker hamburgers come from the new Fix It and Forget It recipes for kids. These Crockpot burgers are
Roasted Potatoes Recipe
Roasted potatoes taste best when they have a browned, slightly crunchy coating on the outside and a soft center. These oven roasted potatoes fit that description perfectly. Potatoes are tossed in olive oil, garlic powder and sea salt, then roasted in the oven in this easy roasted potatoes recipe.
Raspberry Cool Whip Jello Recipe
Serve this layered dessert or a side dish at your next holiday gathering. Use a pretty clear glass dish with high sides for this recipe.
Pasta Salads for Picnics and Parties
These pasta salads include recipes for classic picnic pasta salads, plus ethnic versions of pasta salad, like Greek, Italian, Mexican and more. All of these recipes go well with everything from burgers to fried chicken.
Sunrise Smoothies
Orange banana smoothies are the perfect breakfast. These sunrise smoothies combine frozen orange juice concentrate, vanilla soy milk and a whole banana for a vitamin-packed way to start the day.
5 Favorite Oatmeal Recipes
These oatmeal recipes range from a simple Crockpot oatmeal recipe to a knock-your-socks-off oatmeal with nutella, bananas and walnuts.
13 Spinach Recipes Your Kids Will Love
These spinach recipes are designed especially with picky eaters in mind. If you think you can't get your kids to eat spinach, these recipes will change your mind. This collection includes recipes made with both fresh and frozen spinach.
Meat Lasagna Recipe
Lasagna is the perfect dinner party food. This easy meat lasagna recipe is made with ground beef, three kinds of cheese, tomato sauce and no-boil lasagna noodles. Garlic bread and caesar salad go well with this lasagna.
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