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Cooking for Kids: Most Popular Articles

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Turkey or Chicken Chili
Turkey or Chicken Chili, easy enough to make on a weeknight for back to school season, and a great make ahead meal to feed a crowd!
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!
Tater Tot Casserole
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.
Cheap Recipes That Are So Much Better Than Fast...
Cheap recipes don't have to use pre-packaged foods or boring ingredients. These cheap and easy recipes let you enjoy budget meals with pizazz. You'll find recipes here with beans, chicken, beef and more.
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.
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.
Apple Seven Layer Bars
These apple seven layer bars are like magic cookie bars, but the layers are slightly different. They're made with graham cracker crumbs, coconut, chocolate chips, butterscotch chips, chopped apples, pecans and sweetened condensed milk.
Pumpkin Pancakes Using Bisquick Recipe
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Mini English Muffin Pizzas for Breakfast
Surprise your kids with English Muffin Pizzas for breakfast
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.
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.
The Best Banana Bread, Ever.
This might be the best banana bread ever, and boy do people love banana bread. Serve for brunch, a snack or dessert. Easily made into banana muffins.
Baked Ziti with Spinach
This baked ziti recipe is a baked pasta dish made with ziti pasta, ricotta cheese, spinach, spaghetti sauce and an Italian cheese blend.
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.
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.
Kids Recipes for Little Cooks
Kids recipes should be easy for kids to make with minimal help from adults. These easy recipes for kids are. If you want to get your kids cooking, these recipes for kids are perfect. This collection of easy kids recipes includes kids recipes for breakfast, easy kids snack recipes and kids recipes for dinner.
26 Healthy Brown Bag Lunch Ideas for Your Kids
Fillling the kids' lunches with chips and cookies because you can't think of creative healthy brown bag lunch ideas? 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Baked Cod Recipe
This baked cod recipe is coated with a cornflake crumb topping. Kids will enjoy this baked cod.
Sloppy Joes
Sloppy joes are one of those great cheap recipes that's ideal for families. Once you learn how to make this recipe, you can vary it lots of different ways. Serve on potato rolls or Hawaiian bread.
Pudding "Dirt" Dessert Cups 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.
Halloween Treats for School Parties
These Halloween treats for school are all recipes designed to be made before and during kids' school Halloween parties. You'll find Halloween cupcake ideas, Halloween cookies, plus snacks and more recipes for school Halloween parties.
Easy Crockpot Recipes
These Crockpot recipes make it a cinch to have a home-cooked dinner on the table, no matter how busy you are. Even better: You won't have to spend more than 20 minutes preparing these easy Crockpot recipes.
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.
BBQ Chicken
BBQ chicken is easy to make with this recipe. Unlike most barbecue chicken recipes, this one uses an electric skillet. This solves the problem of the outside burning without the inside being cooked through. This method also produces an especially tasty barbecue chicken.
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.
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!
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.
Last Minute Dinner Ideas
From taco salad to baked cod, these last minute dinner ideas will fill the void when you find yourself at 6 pm with nothing planned for dinner.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Healthy Packaged Snacks to Feel Good About
Healthy Packaged Snacks To Feel Good About
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
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.
Easy Breakfast Recipes for Busy School Mornings
These easy breakfast recipes are especially designed for busy school mornings. When you want the kids to have a good breakfast, but you don't have more than 10 minutes to prepare it, these are the recipes you need.
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.
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.
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.
10-Minute Crockpot Recipes
These Crockpot recipes cook slowly, but take only ten minutes (or less) of active prep time to make.
Hot Dog Tater Tot Casserole
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.
Mexican Dip Recipe
This Mexican dip recipe is always a crowd-pleaser. Made with lettuce, refried beans, cheese, guacamole, salsa and sour cream, this Mexican 7 layer dip recipe has all the flavors of good Mexican food. Black olives top off this tasty Mexican dip recipe.
How to Cook Turkey in an Oven Bag (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.
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.
Healthy Zucchini Bread Recipe
This healthy zucchini bread recipe uses less sugar and canned pumpkin in place of some of the oil to make a low fat zucchini bread that's moist and tasty. Whole wheat flour adds fiber, and lemon zest adds flavor to this delectable 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.
Cupcake Recipes from Scratch
These cupcake recipes from scratch include chocolate cupcakes, vanilla cupcakes, carrot cake cupcakes, red velvet cupcakes, hummingbird cupcakes and more. You can use these recipes as a base for all sorts of fun cupcakes for kids, birthdays, special occasions and more.
How to Make Lemonade
The first of six steps in making homemade lemonade, which is far better than bottled, frozen or powdered lemonade.
Smoothie Recipe of the Day E-Course Day 3
The basic smoothie recipe here shows you how to make smoothies of all kinds. Once you master the basic recipe for making smoothies, you can make strawberry smoothies, banana smoothies, green smoothies and more.
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.
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.
Easy Homemade Pizza Dough
Making your own pizza dough is easier than you think, and a fun project to do with the kids.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Microwave Poached Eggs
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.
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.
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.
Best Macaroni and Cheese Recipes
These macaroni and cheese recipes include the best macaroni and cheese recipes as rated by some of the toughest critics around - kids! You'll find baked macaroni and cheese recipes, stovetop macaroni and cheese recipes, recipes for macaroni and cheese with bacon, hot dogs, sausage and more.
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.
Don't Mess with the Best: Classic Tomato Soup
Don't mess with a classic. As the perfect tomato soup should be, this silky smooth soup is bursting with rich tomato flavor. Enjoy it to the last drop!
Chicken French Bread Pizza Recipe
French bread pizza is one of those quick and easy dinners you'll want to make again and again. Rotisserie chicken, garlic and three kinds of cheese make this a fabulous recipe for French bread pizza.
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.
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.
Get Your Kids to Eat Broccoli with This...
Broccoli cheese soup recipes like this one are ideal for cold, winter days. Broccoli and cheddar soup is one of the best ways to introduce kids to broccoli.
Slow Cooker Rice Pudding Recipe
This slow cooker rice pudding recipe is creamy and delicious. And this recipe takes only minutes to prepare. Add raisins for a delightful punch of sweetness in this recipe for Crockpot rice pudding.
Halloween Cupcake Decorating Ideas
These Halloween cupcake decorating ideas include pictures and step-by-step directions for decorating fun and scary Halloween cupcakes. You'll find ideas for eyeball cupcakes, spider cupcakes, cat cupcakes, ghost cupcakes and more. Use these directions to make treats for school Halloween parties or just having fun making cupcakes at home.
Crockpot Beef Stew Recipe
This Crockpot beef stew recipe is made with beef, pearl onions, carrots and garlic. A mix of coca-cola and condensed tomato soup give this Crock pot beef stew recipe a sweet gravy.
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.
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.
10 Quick and Healthy Recipes for Busy Families
These quick, healthy recipes include chicken recipes, beef recipes, pasta recipes and more quick healthy dinners.
Pizza Stuffed Potatoes
This stuffed potatoes recipe combines two of kids' favorite dishes - potatoes and pizza - in one easy-to-make dinner. Feel free to vary this recipe by adding your own favorite pizza toppings, such as cooked sausage, black olives, mushrooms, sauteed onions and peppers or even ground beef.
Halloween Recipes for Kids
Halloween recipes should be as fun to make as they are to eat. These easy Halloween recipes for kids include monster brains , dirt dessert cups and more Halloween recipes that make great kids Halloween party food.
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.
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.
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.
Pumpkin Tarts Recipe
Pumpkin tarts are the ideal Thanksgiving or Halloween dessert to make with kids. Like mini pumpkin pies, these pumpkin tarts are a great four-bite dessert. This pumpkin tarts recipe is easy because it starts with refrigerated pie crusts. Just fill with your pumpkin pie filling and bake.
Halloween Party Food for Kids
Halloween party food for kids should be fun, scary and a little gross. Bust most of all, Halloween party recipes should be yummy. Your guests will love these party recipes.
Taco Casserole Recipe
This taco casserole recipe is made with ground beef, salsa, cheese and tortilla chips. A garnish of fresh cilantro adds fresh flavor to this easy one-dish casserole.
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.
Spaghetti Pizza Recipe
Spaghetti pizza is a quick and easy kid-friendly dinner recipe that you can make as fancy or as plain as you like. Dress it up with black olives, mushrooms, red peppers or just serve it plain. Smoked mozzarella cheese gives this spaghetti pizza that authentic Italian restaurant flavor.
Pudding Dessert Recipes
This collection of pudding dessert recipes includes pudding pies, pudding dirt cups, icebox cakes made with pudding and more. The best part about these recipes is that they're fast, easy and most don't require any cooking at all.
Halloween Vampire Punch Recipe
This Halloween vampire punch recipe is made with cranberry raspberry juice, orange juice, seltzer water and sugar. I call this Halloween party punch vampire blood, because it's dark red, and that really freaks out the kids!
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.
Gross Recipes for Halloween
These gross recipes for Halloween include kitty litter cake, monster face pizzas, bloody eyeballs, spider cookies and more gross Halloween recipes. These recipes make terrific gross Halloween food for kids' parties.
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.
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.
Moist Banana Cake Recipe with Streusel Filling
This moist banana cake with streusel filling recipe is one of the best banana cake recipes you will ever taste, and is also surprisingly healthful.
Creole Shrimp, New Orleans Style
New Orleans-inspired Creole Shrimp; easy to make on a weeknight, perfect for back to school.
One Dish Meals
These recipes for one-dish meals are perfect for busy weeknights when you only have time to cook one thing. Many of these one dish meals can be made in advance and frozen. One you try these one pot meals, you'll want to make these recipes again and again.
Hash Brown Egg Casserole
This hash brown casserole is made with hash brown potatoes, eggs, red pepper, onion, bacon and cheese. Whether you're serving this for breakfast, lunch or dinner, everyone likes this hash brown egg casserole.
The Only Marinade You Will Ever Need: Dijon,...
Perfect for chicken, pork, shrimp, and any kind of fish. With this 5-ingredient mixture you’ll be turning the most basic piece of protein into a meal you’d be happy to serve your family.
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.
Easy Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe
An easy chicken noodle soup recipe for people who don't want to spend hours in the kitchen, this homemade soup uses leftover chicken, spaghetti and broth.
Halloween Kiss Cookies
These Halloween cookies are easy to make because they start with a cake mix. Cookies like these are ideal for baking with kids. These easy Halloween cookies take less than 30 minutes to prepare.
Shepherds Pie Recipe
Shepherds pie is one of those warm, comfort foods for many people. This recipe for shepherds pie is made with lean ground beef, carrots, onions, celery and peas. Mashed potatoes top off this easy shepherds pie recipe.
Rotisserie Chicken Recipes
These rotisserie chicken recipes include all sorts of ways to use leftover rotisserie chicken. These recipes include chicken enchiladas, chicken chili, chicken casseroles and more recipes using rotisserie chicken.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
Crockpot Chili Recipe
This Crock Pot chili recipe is made with ground beef, two kinds of beans, onions and peppers. Cornbread and a green salad make the perfect partners for this Crockpot chili.
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.
Lunch Ideas for Kids
Need some new ideas for kids' school lunches? These recipes include everything from wraps to salads to soups, all designed with brown-bagging in mind. There's no need to resort to peanut butter sandwiches when you have these creative lunch recipes.
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.
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.
Brain Jello Mold Recipe
This brain Jello mold recipe shows you how to make a brain out of Jello mixed with Cool Whip for your Halloween party. This Halloween Jello recipe is perfect for scaring and delighting kids.
Apple Pie Bars
These apple pie bars taste like apple pie. A sweet streusel topping makes these apple squares melt in your mouth. The warm apple filling tastes just like apple pie. Serve these apple bars warm.
One-Skillet Cheesy Beef and Macaroni
A completely crowd-pleasing one pot weeknight dinner.
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.
10 Quick Dinner Ideas for Summer
These quick dinner ideas are ideal for summer nights when you want something light and easy.
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.
Quick and Easy Chicken Enchiladas
This chicken enchiladas recipe is made with rotisserie chicken, cream cheese, green salsa and Monterey Jack cheese. If you like make-ahead cooking, you can freeze these chicken enchiladas, then thaw overnight in the refrigerator and reheat when you're ready to serve.
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.
Salmon Patties with Old Bay
This salmon patties recipe gets a kick from Old Bay seasoning. Add to these salmon cakes crushed potato chips, baked potato, green pepper, onion and a little mayonnaise, and you've got a salmon recipe the kids will adore.
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.
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.
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.
Graveyard Cake Recipe
This Halloween graveyard cake recipe is as fun to make as it is to eat. As you can see in the picture, this Halloween graveyard cake recipe uses crushed Oreos for the dirt and Milano cookies for the tombstones. You can start with any type of cake as the base for this recipe, but I think chocolate makes it more festive.
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.
Halloween Cupcake Ideas
These Halloween cupcake ideas include fun, spooky and gross ideas for decorating Halloween cupcakes. The pictures here show you Halloween cupcakes to make with and for the kids. And all of these Halloween cupcakes are easy to make - no professional baking degree required!
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.
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.
Buttercream Frosting Recipe
This buttercream frosting recipe is one of the best buttercream frosting recipes you'll ever taste. This buttercream frosting recipe is made with butter, confectioner's sugar, vanilla and cream.
Cherry Berry Dump Cake Recipe
This dump cake recipe is a little different from the typical dump cake. Instead of a yellow cake mix and a pineapple and cherry filling, this dump cake is made with a chocolate cake mix and cherry and blueberry pie fillings. The end result is still a lucscious, cobbler-style dessert that tastes great with ice cream.
Quick Dinner Ideas
These quick dinner ideas will show you how to get a fast, healthy dinner on the table for your family in less time than it takes to order out. In addition to quick and easy dinner recipes, I'll share some tricks for varying these recipes, so you can make your own quick dinners with your favorite ingredients.
A Simple Fresh Shrimp with Garlic Pasta Recipe
This light and fresh shrimp pasta dish with a great garlicky flavor can be easily tweaked to fit a picky audience, with herbs and scallions optional.
5 School Lunch Ideas to Beat the Brown Bag Blues
Need creative school lunch ideas? These five lunch box rules will show you how to give the kids something new in their lunch boxes every day of the week.
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.
The Easiest Overnight Crock-Pot Breakfast...
This Crockpot breakfast casserole recipe is just like a regular breakfast casserole with eggs, hash browns, red and green peppers, bacon and cheddar cheese. Orange juice is all you need to accompany this Crockpot breakfast 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.
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.
Breakfast Casserole Recipes
These breakfast casserole recipes include savory casseroles with eggs, sausage, potatoes and vegetables, as well as sweet breakfast casseroles, like French toast bakes and Dutch oven pancakes.
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.

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