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.
A quick-and-easy carrot dish, straight from the kid’s menu at Prairies Grass Cafe in Northbrook, Ill.
Crunchy Wild Striped Bass
This recipe from Prairie Grass Cafe in Northbrook, Chicago, is a perfect way to introduce kids to fish.
Rhubarb and strawberries combine in this quick-and-easy low-calorie smoothie.
4-Ingredient Spaghetti Carbonara
This creamy egg dish can star all sorts of vegetables. Try adding broccoli, zucchini or peas.
4-Ingredient Couscous with Chicken
This easy main dish is great with cherry tomatoes or red bell peppers.
Almond Butter Turtle Cookies
Almond butter and chocolate turtle candies make a rich, chewy cookie perfect with a glass of milk.
Grilled Cheese and Apple Sandwich
We’ve updated this classic sandwich with sharp Cheddar and Gruyere cheese and thin slices of tart Granny Smith apples. Adventurous eaters can even add a smear of mustard for a zesty twist.
Mulberry Cream Scones
Place flour, sugar, both measurements of baking powder, and salt into an electric mixer bowl. Mix all ingredients together thoroughly. Cut butter into small pieces and add…
Texas Blueberry Pecan Bread
Preheat oven to 350F. Line a 9 x 5-inch pan with parchment paper, so that the paper overhangs the two long sides of the pan….
Easiest Health Smoothie
Put all ingredients in blender cup and blend! What could be healthier and eaiser? Cures my ice cream cravings.
Watermelon and Parsley Popsicles
This unusual combination of herbs and melon makes a popsicle that kids and adults alike will adore.