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 and Tomato Salad with Lemon Dressing
A tart lemony vinaigrette brings out the crisp bite of fresh veggies in this toothsome salad.
Spanish Rice with Tomatoes and Oregano
The tomato and oregano transform simple rice into a spectacular side dish.
Orange, Strawberry and Banana Parfaits
Fruity dessert or snack that substitutes gelatin cubes for ice cream.
Fresh Cherry Tart
This rustic, overstuffed tart makes enticing use of the summer’s bounty of cherries. Try it with Ranier cherries, too.
Fresh Cherry Sauce
Pitted whole cherries, floating in a brilliantly colored sauce, make a terrific topping for ice cream, sorbet or cheesecake.
Deviled Egg Potato Salad
Two old standbys, deviled eggs and potato salad, join forces to make a true crowd-pleaser.