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.
Baked Macaroni from Monticello
A version of macaroni and cheese that will please adults and children alike.
Roast Chicken from Monticello
Roast chicken, the workhorse of the family menu — crisp-skinned, juicy and golden.
Instead of the traditional fruit and cream layers, this version of the English fave goes chocolate-crazy to decadent effect.
Whole-Wheat Banana Bread with Macadamia Nuts
Macadamia nuts are a tasty departure from pecans in this classic banana bread. Toss in a handful of coconut, too, if you have it handy.
Fresh Citrus Granita
Here’s a great refreshing, high in vitamin C, fat-free treat for the kids and dessert for the adults.