Turkey Vegetable Sliders
Kid-sized plates need kid-sized food. These Turkey Vegetables Sliders, with zucchini and carrot, are a perfect choice for kids.
Crunchy Wild Striped Bass
This recipe from Prairie Grass Cafe in Northbrook, Chicago, is a perfect way to introduce kids to fish.
Almond Butter Turtle Cookies
Almond butter and chocolate turtle candies make a rich, chewy cookie perfect with a glass of milk.
Brown Sugar and Lime-Glazed Shrimp and Pineapple Kebabs
A little sweet, a little sticky, a little spicy… Oh! And kids will love them too!
Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce
Skewers of savory chicken and a luscious peanut sauce for dipping. Satay is the perfect dish for introducing kids to the flavors of the world.
Pasta with Meatballs and Sauce
A classic meat combo for meatballs is about one third each of veal, beef and pork. You can often find this in the meat area of the supermarket labeled “meat loaf mixture,” and if so, your work is done.
Kitchen Sink Chopped Salad
This is a kitchen sink salad. As in, Step 1: Open vegetable bins and peer inside. Step 2: Save any depressing looking vegetables for soup and pull out the rest for this big-bowl salad.
Fun-Guy (Funghi) Pizza
Mushrooms are the stars in this kid and vegetarian-friendly pizza perfect for weeknight family dinners.
Coconut Milk Cupcakes
Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting tops these tender cupcakes made with coconut milk.
Baked Beefy Mac and Cheese
Two kid favorites—meatballs and mac and cheese—converge in this simple weeknight meal.
Almond Honey Crunch
This recipe, featuring honey, sliced almonds and corn flakes, is perfect for kids to cook and snack on. These small clusters are fun to eat on their own or with milk or yogurt.
Peanut Butter-Rice Cereal Bars
Peanut butter, sugar and corn syrup replace marshmallows in these addictive cereal bars. Fudgy and rich, they rock.
Fruity Cereal Treats
Cheerios replace Rice Krispies, and dried fruit and nuts debut in this take on the Rice Krispie treat.