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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
32 After School Snack Ideas
These after school snack ideas include dips, snack mixes, bars, fruit snacks, popcorn recipes, healthy cookies, smoothies and many more. These snack recipes are the ideal way to satisfy kids' after school cravings.
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.
How to Make Lemonade
The first of six steps in making homemade lemonade, which is far better than bottled, frozen or powdered lemonade.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
13 Creative Sandwiches for School Lunches
These creative sandwiches are a fun and easy way to jazz up kids' back to school lunches.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
10 Quick and Healthy Recipes for Busy Families
These quick, healthy recipes include chicken recipes, beef recipes, pasta recipes and more quick healthy dinners.
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
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.
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.
Easy Tres Leches Cake Recipe
This tres leches cake recipe starts with a cake mix, making it a super tres leches cake.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Baked Cod Recipe
This baked cod recipe is coated with a cornflake crumb topping. Kids will enjoy this baked cod.
Broccoli with Cheese Sauce
Broccoli is steamed, the topped with a creamy cheese sauce in this easy, kid-friendly broccoli with cheese sauce 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!
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.
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.
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!
10 Quick Dinner Ideas for Summer
These quick dinner ideas are ideal for summer nights when you want something light and easy.
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.
Apple Dessert Recipes
These apple dessert recipes are a sweet way to enjoy many types of apples during apple season. From apple pie recipes to apple crisp recipes to more apple dessert recipes, there are sweet apple desserts here for everyone.
Tomato Soup Recipe
This tomato soup recipe is easy. With just some onions, carrots and a can of tomatoes, you can have homemade tomato soup in no time.
Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe
This hot chocolate mix recipe is an easy homemade mix that makes a great gift in a jar for teachers and friends. This gift is so easy to make, the kids can do it all by themselves.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Mexican Cheeseburger Casserole
Ground beef, black beans, corn, condensed tomato soup and French fries are the main ingredients for this savory Mexican cheeseburger casserole. If your kids like tater tot casserole, they will enjoy this 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
School Lunch Ideas to End the Mid-Day Blahs
These school lunch ideas go way beyond the standard PB&J to really jazz up kids' lunches. You'll find creative ideas for sandwiches, soups and salads, plus easy lunch recipes that take only minutes to prepare. Some of these recipes can even be made in advance.
Banana Split Ice Cream Cake Recipe
This ice cream cake recipe is like a banana split in an ice cream cake. Layers of vanilla and strawberry ice cream are separated with crushed peanuts and mini chocolate chips then topped with bananas and chocolate sauce in this banana split ice cream cake recipe.
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.
How to Make Scrambled Eggs
Learning how to make scrambled eggs is easy with this simple recipe. This scrambled eggs recipe is made with cheese, but if you prefer plain scrambled eggs, just leave out the cheese.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Healthy Desserts
These healthy desserts include healthy dessert recipes for cakes, cookies, bars and more. There are frozen healthy desserts and healthy dessert recipes using fruit, too.
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.
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.
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.
How to Make Banana Bread
This easy banana bread recipe shows you how to make banana bread that smells wonderful and tastes moist. Use the ripest bananas you can find for this easy banana bread recipe.
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.
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.
Top Ten Reasons to Get Kids Cooking
There are many benefits to cooking with kids. When kids cook, they learn everything from reading skills to chemistry.
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.
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.
Orange Creamsicle Smoothies
These orange creamsicle smoothies are bursting with flavor and vitamins.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Breakfast Recipes for Picky Eaters
These breakfast recipes include French toast, breakfast sandwiches, breakfast rice pudding and smoothies.
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.
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.
Easy Homemade Soft Pretzels Using the Bread...
Soft pretzels, like these bread machine soft pretzels, are as fun to make as they are to eat. And because the bread machine does all of the hard work, it's easy to make this soft pretzel recipe.
Easy Cheesy Meatloaf Recipe
This dish is made with ground beef and ground pork, crushed Goldfish crackers, cheddar cheese and seasonings. A sweet and tangy glaze tops it off.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Eggs in a Basket Recipe
This eggs in a basket recipe is easy enough for kids to make. Simply cut out the center of a piece of toast with a cookie cutter. Break an egg in the hole and cook!
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.
Crockpot Chicken Breasts with Mushrooms
This Crockpot chicken recipe is a snap to prepare. This recipe has just five ingredients, but the combination of mushrooms, mushroom soup and wine is divine!
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.
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.
Apple Cider Doughnuts Recipe
This apple cider doughnuts recipe is baked, not fried. This baked apple cider donuts recipe gives you tender, cakey apple cider doughnuts that taste divine. Follow this recipe to learn how to make apple cider donuts just like the farms do!
Snickers Salad Recipe
This snickers salad recipe is a caramel apple salad, made with Granny Smith apples, snickers candy bars and nuts. This apple snickers salad recipe is tossed with frozen whipped topping for a sweet and creamy dessert that tastes like caramel apples.
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.
Moist Banana Cake Recipe
This moist banana cake recipe is not only the best banana cake recipe you will ever taste, it is also a surprisingly healthy recipe. The secret? Most of the sugar in this cake is in the chocolate chip streusel filling. Serve this healthy cake recipe for breakfast, dessert or an afternoon snack.
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.
Jazz Up Your Oatmeal with These 17 Creative...
These oatmeal topping ideas include lots of options for jazzing up that classic hot breakfast cereal. From nuts to fruit to syrup and even Greek yogurt, these flavor combinations ensure that hot bowl of goodness will never be boring again.
Rice Balls
These rice balls are similar to arancini, rice balls made of risotto that are creamy on the inside and crunchy on the outside. But this recipe for rice balls is heaping with nutrition, thanks to pureed vegetables hidden in the rice balls.
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.
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.
Banana Bread Recipe
This moist banana bread recipe gets its great texture from the addition of sour cream to the batter. This banana bread makes the whole house smell delicious while it's baking.
Popcorn Recipes
These popcorn recipes include cheese popcorn, chocolate popcorn, caramel popcorn and more recipes for sweet and savory flavored popcorn.
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.
Freezing Cookies 101
Freezing cookies for Christmas or anytime is easy when you follow these simple tips. To freeze cookies, you can freeze cookie dough or freeze baked cookies. When ready to heat, you can thaw cookies in the refrigerator, then bake, or bake your freezer cookies right from the frozen state.
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