Kid-Friendly Recipes

Browse tasty recipes for kids (and picky adults). See photos plus helpful tips from parents who cook.

Community Picks

Two-Ingredient Snow Ice Cream

Rating: 4.5 stars 8
My mom used to tell us that back home they would eat snow with 'thick, sweet milk', which can be easily known as sweetened condensed milk. This recipe is easy and will be leaving you asking for more. Place a large bowl outside when snowing. If there is already a lot of snow, you can pick up the clean, fresh snow.

Old Fashioned Potato Cakes

Rating: 4.5 stars 237
These quick and easy potato cakes will have all the family members coming back for more. Just gather six simple ingredients for a tasty treat!

Baked Spaghetti with Chicken

Rating: 4 stars 72
This baked spaghetti dish with chicken, cheese, and veggies is the perfect comfort casserole.
By Allrecipes Member

Easy Tuna Patties

Rating: 4.5 stars 561
Serve these crispy tuna patties as a simple appetizer or hot sandwich.

Kettle Corn

Rating: 4.5 stars 1526
A 3-ingredient recipe for sweet kettle corn, just like at the county fair!
By SUE202

Natasha's Chicken Burgers

Rating: 5 stars 77
Easy and delicious! Add your favorite buns and fixings, or serve as-is.

Strawberry Pie Filling

Rating: 4.5 stars 74
A quick and simple recipe to turn fresh picked-strawberries into a decadent pie filling. Use to make pies, top cheesecakes, or just simply serve over ice cream.

Baked Honey Mustard Chicken

Rating: 4 stars 3043
Easy baked chicken full of flavor from a tangy-sweet honey mustard glaze.

Fried Asparagus Sticks

Rating: 4.5 stars 22
This recipe is a tasty way to get in your veggies that even kids and picky eaters will enjoy!

Skewered Grilled Potatoes

Rating: 4.5 stars 155
New potatoes coated in a rosemary and garlic marinade then skewered and grilled.

Spicy Watermelon

Rating: 4 stars 16
This Latino dish makes a refreshing summer snack with a surprising combination of flavors! Children love it.

Annie's Fruit Salsa and Cinnamon Chips

Rating: 5 stars 4521
Easy to make, tasty fruit salsa and cinnamon tortilla chips. Great as an appetizer or a snack. Great for anytime!
By Allrecipes Member
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Inspiration and Ideas

A Month's Worth of Kid-Friendly Dinners
Many of these recipes are so simple, your kids can help make dinner with you, so they'll appreciate it even more.
10 Chicken Dinners That Kids Love
Tempt them to the table with some of their favorites.
Chocolate Banana Muffins
Rating: 4.5 stars 113

Dial up on banana and chocolate flavor with this delicious muffin recipe!