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Recipes to Cook with Kids

by Parenting.com Editors


Recipes to Cook with Kids

Get children cooking with these delicious and kid-friendly dishes.

 

Pineapple-Mango Salmon

Tiny chefs can mix up the sauce and coat the salmon with cooking spray.

 

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Ham and Veggie Pinwheels

Kids can help layer up ingredients, and then oooh and aaah over how cute they look when sliced.

 

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Bug Bite Sandwiches

The shapes makes these sandwiches as fun to make as they are to eat. Kids can pull these together with minimal supervision, since there’s no stove involved.

 

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Fun-to-Eat Grilled Cheese Sandwiches and Soup

Kids stay busy using a heart cookie cutter on sandwiches, while the adult whips up this easy, comforting soup.

 

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Kid-Friendly French Toast

Show some love at breakfast with this sweet French toast recipe. Your little sous-chef can crack and beat eggs, dip the bread and use a fun shape to cut out the middle.

 

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Pear Penguins

Your kids will love frosting and decorating these little guys so much they’ll forget to notice they’re eating fruit.

 

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Stick Stack Pancakes

Everything tastes better on a stick, even pancakes! Kiddies can help stir the batter; older kids can stack them on a skewer, along with fruit.

 

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Mini-Pizza Pockets

Kids can put together these tiny pockets in minutes; they’ll especially love sealing the sides with a fork.

 

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Strawberry Pizza

Assemble with store-bought sugar cookies if time is short.

 

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Breakfast Tortillas

Give this breakfast staple a new twist by letting your little ones make fun shapes with cookie cutters.

 

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Fruit and Granola Crisp

Your kids will love getting their hands dirty making the yummy, crunchy top to this fruity dessert.

 

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Chicken and Fruit Kebabs

Older kids will love spearing fruit; little ones can mix up the dipping sauce.

 

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