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.
Corn tortillas are topped with pinto beans, cheese, lettuce and tomatoes for a great lunch meal kids will love.
Easy Cheesy Tomato Sandwiches
Grilled cheese and tomatoes, dressed up with onion and tomato, makes a great lunch of soup accompaniment for dinnertime soup.
Southwest Chicken Wraps
This kid-friendly chicken wrap gets an infusion of fiber from hummus, peppers and spinach.
“Inside Out” Roast Beef Sandwich
A new twist on roast beef sandwich—the healthy whole wheat bread is inside a roll up of lean roast beef.
Sassy Tuna Sandwich
A light balsamic dressing provide pop to a tuna salad with carrots, avocado and onion.
Bow Ties and Veggies
What kid doesn’t love bow-tie pasta? It’s perfect with a healthy blend of vegetables.
A healthy version of everyone’s favorite hash browns uses only a bit of oil and lots of fresh herbs.
Super Duper Oatmeal Pancakes
These pancakes are made with whole-wheat flour and oatmeal and topped with naturally sweet nectarines and plums.
Hearty Garden Breakfast
Save leftover cooked brown rice to use in this healthy breakfast loaded with fresh veggies.
Fruity Pitootie Smoothie
Whirl up pineapple, orange, mango and bananas into a healthful, calcium-rich breakfast smoothie.