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.
Chip and Dip Cookies
Never made a cookie with potato chips and pretzels? These would be great even if they weren’t dipped in chocolate.
Ham, Gruyere and Dijon Palmiers
There’s no eating just one of these savory puff pastry snacks. They make great New Year’s Eve cocktail party nibbles.
Roast Chicken with Garlic, Lemon and Parsley
Ready for a roast? Marinate chicken in aromatic ingredients before roasting for deep flavor.
Camp Beckwith’s Grilled Chicken Pitas
This simple Greek meal-in-one soaks up the summery flavors of lemon, fresh herbs, and feta cheese.
Banana and Nutella Smoothie with Chopped Almonds
If there is a way to improve on Nutella, this is it—a smoothie for a perfect snack.
Tropical Chicken Skewers with Mango Yogurt Dipping Sauce
Grilled pineapple and chicken on skewers—perfect for a backyard party for kids.
Adorable DIY Chocolate Flowerpot Cakes
Cakes in actual flowerpots—a dessert and a cute conversation piece!
Mixed Berry Whole Grain Coffee Cake
Any kind of frozen or fresh berries will work in this coffee cake starring whole grain flour and oats.