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.
Grilled Reuben Sandwich
Rye bread and corned beef punch up scrambled eggs in this sandwich that’s great for breakfast.
The secret to these yummy chocolate treats is the Middle Eastern sesame paste called tahini.
Finnish Gingerbread Men (Pepparkakor)
These gingerbread cookies are on the soft side. For a crispier cookie, use all butter.
This streusel-topped version, light on molasses and heavy on spice, has a moist, almost coffeecake-like texture and a delicate crumb.
Refreshing and light, this sorbet is the perfect dessert after a heavy holiday meal.
Classic Hot-Water Gingerbread
This quick gingerbread cake features a sweet and tangy Lemon-Orange Sauce.
Garlicky Pumpkin and Broccoli
This Italian dish combines pumpkin chunks with broccoli in a garlic and red pepper-scented sauté.