Food & Recipes

Easy Valentine’s Day Recipes for Kids

by Kristin Fitch & Sharon Pierce McCullough

Easy Valentine’s Day Recipes for Kids

Easy, kid-friendly Valentine’s Day cakes, snacks and healthy meals that even picky eaters will love.


Calzone Recipe for Kids

A quick Italian dish that’s fun to eat and perfect for Valentine’s Day, or any day you want to serve up some love with dinner.


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For more February activities check out Valentine’s Day Ideas for Kids.



Cute Mini Meatloaf Recipe

Kid-friendly meatloaves that are fun to eat and easy to make for a quick dinner


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Fun to Eat Grilled Cheese and Soup

Picky eaters will have fun dunking heart-shaped grilled cheese in yummy tomato soup, and parents will love this extra-healthy version of the classic soup/sandwich combo.


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Mozzarella and Tomato Salad for Kids

This no-bake, easy-to-make tomato and mozzarella appetizer is yummy and full of veggies and calcium-rich cheese.


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Kid-Friendly French Toast

This easy, heart-shaped French toast recipe for kids makes a perfect Valentine’s Day breakfast or brunch.


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Fun Banana Boat Dessert

This fruit-filled banana is easy to make, totally healthy and so fun to eat that it’s the perfect dessert.


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Fruity Breakfast Smoothie

A healthy way for kids to start the day, this berry smoothie is perfect for breakfast or a snack on Valentine’s Day and beyond.


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Red Velvet Mini-Cake Bites

These bite-sized cakes are the perfect size for a kid’s dessert and are perfect for any chocolate-loving friends and family members.


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Valentine’s Day Cup-a-Cakes

These mini cakes are baked in decorative jars and make the perfect Valentine’s Day gift.


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Kristin Fitch is a parenting expert and mom to three beautiful boys. She is CEO of ZiggityZoom LLC, which hosts family websites, like Her book, Parenting without a Paddle: Navigating the Waters of Parenthood will be available soon. She loves to play in the kitchen!