Kid-Friendly Recipes

Browse through hundreds of tasty recipes for kids (and picky adults). See photos plus helpful tips from parents who cook.

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Snow Ice Cream

Rating: 4.63 stars 8
My mom used to tell us that back home they would eat snow with 'thick, sweet milk', which can be easily known as sweetened condensed milk. This recipe is easy and will be leaving you asking for more. Place a large bowl outside when snowing. If there is already a lot of snow, you can pick up the clean, fresh snow.

Old Fashioned Potato Cakes

Rating: 4.29 stars 194
These quick and easy potato cakes will have all the family members coming back for more. Just gather six simple ingredients for a tasty treat!

Easy Tuna Patties

Rating: 4.55 stars 524
Serve these crispy tuna patties as an appetizer or make delicious hot sandwiches.

Baked Tortilla Chips

Rating: 4.34 stars 523
Cumin and lime juice add a real zing to these chips, and they're best when served warm.

Kettle Corn

Rating: 4.6 stars 1506
White sugar makes the Kettle Corn taste like popcorn balls. Use brown sugar and it will taste like caramel corn.

Best Baked French Fries

Rating: 4.67 stars 465
The healthiest way to make fries is to bake them. It saves money and you can't beat the taste. I have been playing around with different ways to bake fries for some time now, and I feel this is the best recipe thus far. Baking time may vary depending on how thick you cut the fries. Enjoy!

Baked Honey Mustard Chicken

Rating: 4.24 stars 3023
Quick and easy to prepare, and the kids love it too!

Natasha's Chicken Burgers

Rating: 4.78 stars 64
These chicken burgers are seasoned with Italian-style bread crumbs, onion, and garlic.

Chocolate Banana Muffins

Rating: 4.67 stars 87
These muffins are so moist and full of flavor! I have looked at dozens of recipes and most had too much sugar for my liking. There is absolutely no need for a lot of sugar to make these muffins delicious. Because they have bananas and chocolate chips, I just added 1/2 cup of sugar, which turned out perfect!
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Tasty Buns

Rating: 4.68 stars 554
Homemade hamburger buns will certainly make your next cookout more special! And it is easy to do with this quick yeast dough that takes you about an hour, including rise time. You will want to use this great recipe for dinner rolls, too.

Salt Dough

Rating: 4.38 stars 31
Salt dough only requires 3 ingredients you probably have on hand and is perfect for making Christmas ornaments.

Baked French Fries I

Rating: 4.31 stars 1775
This is an easy way to make a great side dish for burgers!

Inspiration and Ideas

A Month's Worth of Kid-Friendly Dinners
Many of these recipes are so simple, your kids can help make dinner with you, so they'll appreciate it even more.
10 Chicken Dinners That Kids Love
Tempt them to the table with some of their favorites.
Candied Almonds
Rating: 4.55 stars

This recipe requires only sugar, cinnamon, and water to make a sweet coating for almonds.