Kid Friendly Recipes

For every kid who’s an adventurous eater, there’s a picky eater. We rounded up our sure-fire family favorites that are kid-tested so you can pull off making just one recipe for dinner…and feel confident everyone will love it.
Bowl of Creamy Chicken Enchilada Soup Garnished with Cilantro, Crema, and Jalapenos Surrounded by Little Bowls with Toppings (Jalapenos, Lime Wedges, Cotija, and Crema)
Creamy Chicken Enchilada Soup
Heart-Shaped Pepperoni Pizza on a Pizza Peel Next a Stack of Plate
Heart-Shaped Pepperoni Pizza
Casserole Dish of Cheeseburger Casserole with a Serving Already Served Using a Spoon at a Table Setting (a Plate with a Serving of Casserole, Bowl of Dry Parsley, a Table Napkin, and a Glass of Ice Water)
Cheeseburger Casserole
Slice of Cheeseburger Pizza on Small Plate Next to a Circular Wooden Tray with More Pizza and a Pizza Wheel and on the Counter, a Kitchen Towel
Cheeseburger Pizza
Bowl of Taquitos Topped with Shredded Lettuce, Salsa, Crema Mexicana, Cilantro, and Queso Fresco
Taquitos de Pollo (Chicken Taquitos)
Casserole Dish of Trinidadian Macaroni Pie Cut into Individual Servings with One Piece Lifted Using a Spatula
Trinidadian Macaroni Pie
A plate of Peanut Butter Cookies.
Peanut Butter Cookies
A plate of quesedillas and toppings.
The Ultimate Quesadilla
Red striped paper cartons overflowing with popcorn recipes
Perfect Popcorn
Easy Zucchini Bread Recipe Cut into Pieces on Tray
Easy Zucchini Bread
Best homemade hummus in a white bowl
Easy Homemade Hummus
Overhead view of Oatmeal Raisin Cookies cooling on a rack.
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
A glass and pitcher of lemonade from scratch
Perfect Lemonade
Rice Pudding with cinnamon sprinkled on top in a bowl
Rice Pudding
Best Garlic Bread EVER on a round plate
Garlic Bread
Sweet potato fries on a baking sheet.
Oven Baked Sweet Potato Fries
Salmon patties set on a plate with a dip and lemon.
Salmon Patties
Overhead view of a brownie in a white mug topped with ice cream.
Brownie in a Mug
Baked Apples
Baked Apples
Sloppy Joe
Best Ever Sloppy Joes
Homemade Applesauce
homemade mac and cheese
Creamy Baked Mac and Cheese
Two Glasses of Mango Lassi on Tray with Cubed Mango and Straws
Mango Lassi
Overhead view of blonde brownies scattered on a counter with a butter knife next to it
Classic Blondies
Tapioca Pudding
Tapioca Pudding
best oatmeal cookies
Grandma's Oatmeal Cookies
Chocolate Covered Pretzels
Chocolate-Covered Pretzels
Potato Bread
Homemade Potato Bread
Root Beer Float on Simply Recipes
Root Beer Float
The best popover recipe baked in a muffin tin.
Avocado Chicken Salad
Avocado Chicken Salad
Cheesy Bread
Cheesy Bread
Easy waffle recipe served on a round plate with maple syrup
Easy Buttermilk Waffles
Top view of a homemade king cake on a white plate. Forks and a green linen are to the left. A small plastic baby figurine is above as well as Mardi Gras beads
King Cake
Green Chicken Chili recipe made in the slow cooker
Easy Green Chicken Chili
Meatballs in a slow cooker filled with tomato sauce with a spoon lifting a meatball out of the sauce.
Slow Cooker Meatballs in Tomato Sauce
Mac and Cheese with Chicken
Easy Chicken Mac and Cheese
Fish Sticks Recipe for Kids
Crispy Panko Fish Sticks
Scooping Easy Cauliflower Bake out of a glass casserole dish.
Cheesy Baked Cauliflower
Broccoli Rice Casserole in a Casserole Dish
Broccoli Rice Casserole From Scratch
Stuffed Shells in a Casserole Dish with Some on a Serving Spoon
Stuffed Shells
Large Bowl of Cheese, Peppers, Salami, Olives, Chickpeas, and Lettuce for Italian Chopped Salad
Classic Chopped Italian Salad
Sheet Pan Granola Bark
Sheet Pan Granola Bark
Bowl of No Cook Tomato Sauce Pasta with a Fork
No-Cook Tomato Basil Pasta
Bowl of Fresh Corn Pasta with a Fork
Fresh Corn Pasta
Cedar Plank Salmon on a Grilling Plank Next to Herbs and Grilled Lemon Wedges
Cedar Plank Salmon
Sesame Soba Noodles in a Bowl Garnished with Spring Onions Next to Plate with Spring Onions and Seasoning and Another Plate with Slices of Radish
Sesame Soba Noodles
Chào Gá (Vietnamese Rice Porridge) in a Bowl Surrounded a Bowl of Sauce
Cháo Gà (Vietnamese Chicken and Rice Porridge)
Homemade French Fries Served with Ketchup
Homemade French Fries
Vanilla Custard in Pudding Jars Surrounded by Spoons and Berries
Vanilla Custard
Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes
Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes
Plantain Frittata with a Serving Cut Out in Cast Iron Skillet Surrounded by Rosemary and Kitchen Towel
Plantain Frittata
Beef Bulgogi
Easy Beef Bulgogi
Grilled Carrot Dogs with BBQ Mustard Paste
Grilled Carrot Dogs
Easy Grilled Gochujang Chicken Thighs
Easy Grilled Gochujang Chicken Thighs
Baked chicken meatballs with marinara sauce.
Baked Chicken Meatballs
Air Fryer Fish Sticks on a Plate with a Small Bowl of Tartar Sauce and a Lemon Slice. More Fish Sticks in Air Fryer Basin Next to Plate.
Air Fryer Fish Sticks
Smashed Tomato Pasta on a Serving Platter Next to a Block of Parmesan on a Plate
Smashed Tomato Pasta
Pizza bagel on a sheet pan.
Homemade Pizza Bagel
Easy beef kreplach in chicken broth with carrots and celery
Easy Beef Kreplach (Purim Dumplings)