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.
Beer-Boiled Shrimp Cocktail
Beer for the shrimp and chili-flavored cocktail sauce amp up this version of the classic appetizer.
Flourless Chocolate Cake with Strawberries and Cream
Our flourless chocolate cake with mounds of fresh berries and a pillowy dollop of non-dairy topping is a perfect pick for summertime.
A chocolate smoothie hits the spot for that afternoon slump and provides a jolt of calcium.
Peanut Butter Snack Mix
Heart-healthy monounsaturated fats from the peanuts and peanut butter, and fiber in the cereal make this a nutritious alternative to chips.
Gingered Peach Crisp
Minced crystallized ginger elevates a simple summer crisp from “nice” to “spice.”
Deep South Chicken and Dumplings
Y’all will certainly come back for more of this home-style stewed chicken, ya’ hear?
Turkey Saltimbocca Toss
This easy adaptation of a popular Italian dish is prepared with readily available turkey cutlets instead of veal.