By Vicky McDonald

There's something incredibly satisfying about making casserole for dinner -- one big dish, and dinner is done. When you find one that your kids love too, it makes planning for dinner so much easier. We've selected 12 casseroles that are loved by kids, and make perfect weeknight dinners for all the family.

1. Hamburger Potato Casserole

Rave Review: "This was an easy and great tasting meal. No leftovers here. Even my finicky daughter ate this." -- Pamala. Watch to video to see how easy this is to make.

2. Spinach Enchiladas

Rave Review: "This was fabulous! Hubby and the kids gobbled it up! A definite keeper." -- C Koller

Photo by Melissa Goff

3. Chicken Divan

Rave Review: "My kiddos really loved it....very yummy! Thanks!" -- SLJ6

Photo by Sugarplum

4. Zippy Shepherd's Pie

Rave Review: "I followed this recipe exactly. My whole family loved it. It is the best Shepherd's pie recipe out there IMO." -- firelinea

Photo by kewendt

5. Kid's Favorite Pizza Casserole

Rave Review: "My family went nuts over this dish! I have two very picky teenagers, so if they liked it, that is amazing in itself." — OperaFan

Photo by Cynthia Ross

6. Ham and Cheese Bowties

Rave Review: "The whole family (3 kids) enjoyed it and wanted seconds … and THAT doesn't happen often!" — MOMTOKTL

Photo by Allrecipes Magazine

7. Baked Spaghetti Squash with Beef and Veggies

Rave Review: "I am desperately trying to change my family's eating habits and eat more veggies, and this was a huge hit. No, really, I have an 8-year-old 'meat and potatoes' son and a 'no-veggies' husband, and they both loved it!!! I will certainly make it again!" -- Rachel Walkins

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8. Broccoli Cornbread with Cheese

Rave Review: "An easy and great tasting recipe. This met my 6-year-old's approval too. It's a good way to sneak in a vegetable for kids." -- christa157

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9. Beef Nacho Casserole

Rave Review: "My kids loved this! My daughter said she may even have me make this for her birthday dinner instead of going out to a restaurant to eat. Wow ... that's a real compliment :)" -- SaltyJenn

Photo by Melissa Goff

10. Tuna Noodle Casserole from Scratch

Rave Review: "Yup!! I found another winner!! My family rolled their eyes when I told them we were having tuna casserole for dinner but after making this recipe I was surprised when I found the entire dish cleaned up!! I didn't get seconds and they did!" -- Leanna Brown Thorne

11. Zoodle Lasagne

Rave Review: "Skip the carbs and make this simply delicious recipe. This creamy goodness will go into our regular rotation." -- bd.weld

Photo by bd.weld

12. Cowboy Skillet Casserole

Rave Review: "This was a really delicious dish that was easy to make! My 2-year-old and husband kept saying "Mmmmmmm" with each bite!!! " -- texasmama

Photo by Melissa Goff


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