Kid-friendly food used to mean homemade vegetable soup and cake—these days parents have fast food and vending machines to compete with. It can be tough to get kids to eat a balanced diet; our kid-friendly recipes make it easy.
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Brown Butter
Give these Brussels Sprouts a new name to tempt the kids into eating them. They’ll love the browned butter and bacon. Barbie Cabbages, anyone?
Green Beans with Figs and Pumpkin Seeds
A sauce for green beans that both kids and adults will love.
Green Beans with Cranberry, Orange and Ginger Sauce
A dipping sauce for green beans that kids will love. You can make it a day ahead.
Green Beans with Maple Mustard Glaze
A sweet-tangy sauce for green beans that kids will love. You can make it a day ahead.
These are such a nice change from the usual baked or mashed potatoes, and your kids can peel off one little bite at a time.
Use a large bowl and dissolve the jello in the boiling water. Add watermelon puree and almond milk and stir well. Pour into gelatin mold…
Alouette and Turkey Wrap
A quick-and-easy lunch idea starring creamy Alouette spread and deli turkey.
These are some of the best ribs you’ll ever eat. Your kids will love that these ribs are cooked in root beer.
Turkey Caprese Sliders
The ingredients for the classic Italian salad (tomatoes, mozzarella and basil) team up with ground turkey for fresh summer sliders.
Turkey Vegetable Sliders
Kid-sized plates need kid-sized food. These Turkey Vegetables Sliders, with zucchini and carrot, are a perfect choice for kids.
Shrimp and Corn Chowder
Corn, shrimp, country ham, whole milk and herbs from the garden come together quickly for this creamy soup.
Kitchen Sink Frittata
The recipe for this frittata is simple and perfect for weeknights. Feel free to mix in all but the kitchen sink—pasta, ham and cheese are good places to start.