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Kid Friendly Mexican Dishes

by Parenting.com Editors


Kid Friendly Mexican Dishes

Kick up the flavor with these nutritious Mexican meals.

 

Chicken-Spinach Quesadillas

Add any cooked vegetables you like, and if you don’t have chicken, substitute turkey!

 

See the recipe.

 

Mexican-Style Sloppy Joes

 

Make this “taco on a bun” as zesty as you want, depending on the salsa’s kick.

 

See this recipe

 

Rice and Bean Burritos

These are pretty delicious in their own right, but you can always jazz ’em up with veggies or meat, too.

 

See the recipe.

 

Breakfast Tortillas

 

You can give your child a small cookie cutter to press out fun shapes.

 

Breakfast Tortillas Recipe

 

Mexican Rice and Beef

Garnish with light sour cream and salsa.

 

See this recipe

 

Corn, Ham, and Sweet Pepper Taco Salad

 

Just-off-the-cob corn is delicious, tossed with sweet red peppers and bits of smoked ham. Surround with taco chips to use instead of a fork.

 

See this recipe