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.
Best homemade hummus in a white bowl
Easy Homemade Hummus
Overhead view of Oatmeal Raisin Cookies cooling on a rack.
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
Perfect Lemonade
Rice Pudding
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
Side view of a brownie in a white mug and topped with ice cream and with a stir spoon inside.
Brownie in a Mug
Baked Apples
Baked Apples
Sloppy Joe
Best Ever Sloppy Joes
Homemade Applesauce
Kraft mac and cheese - a silver spoon is scooping homemade mac and cheese our of a white casserole dish
Creamy Baked Mac and Cheese
Mango Lassi
Mango Lassi
Overhead view of blonde brownies scattered on a counter with a butter knife next to it
Butterscotch Blondies
Tapioca Pudding
Tapioca Pudding
Side view of a stack of grandma's 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
Veggie-lovers pizza sliced.
Vegetarian Pizza
Overhead view of sheet pan chicken thighs with tomatoes, potatoes, capers, and basil on a sheet pan.
Sheet Pan Lemon Chicken with Potatoes, Tomatoes, and Capers
Overhead view of extra flaky broccoli cheddar hand pies set on a platter.
Broccoli Cheddar Hand Pies
Sheet pan meatloaf dinner on a plate with broccoli and potatoes.
Sheet Pan Mini Meatloaves with Crispy Broccoli and Mustard Glazed Potatoes
Overhead view of Korean pork and chives dumplings on a plate.
Mandu (Korean Dumplings)
Crispy Golden Air Fryer Chicken Tenders on a plate with a dipping sauce.
Air Fryer Chicken Tenders
Overhead view of Homemade Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets with ketchup and mustard.
Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets
Tilapia with Salsa Verde on a plate and served with rice.
Salsa Verde Baked Tilapia
Homemade Chicago-Style Deep Dish Pizza
Chicago-Style Deep Dish Pizza with Italian Sausage
Easy Pepperoni Calzones on a plate
Pepperoni Calzones
Lemon Chicken Piccata Recipe
Chicken Piccata Pasta
Beef and Broccoli with Ramen Noodles
Beef and Broccoli Ramen Stir Fry
Hot Dogs with Kimchi and Gochujang
Hot Dogs with Spicy Kimchi Slaw
Baked Ranch Pork Chop Recipe
Oven Baked Ranch Pork Chops
Green Goddess Mac Cheese
Green Goddess Mac and Cheese
Beef Noodle Casserole
Beef Noodle Casserole
Danish Pork Burgers
Danish Pork Burgers
Broccoli Cheddar Bites
Broccoli Cheddar Bites
Sheet Pan Pizza with Pepperoni
Meat Lovers' Sheet Pan Pizza
Pasta with Pepperoni
Pepperoni Pizza Penne Pasta
Grilled tuna sandwich cut in half and stacked on top of each other. The bread is toasted and tuna, melted cheese and tomatoes are visible in the filling.
Classic Tuna Melt
Cheesy Baked Hot Dogs
Ham and Cheese Pasta Bake
Ham and Cheese Pasta Bake
easy chicken alfredo with linguine
Rotisserie Chicken Alfredo
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Italian Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Air fryer avocado slices on a blue plate with dipping sauce
Air Fryer Avocado Fries
Pistachio White Chocolate Cookies
Pistachio White Chocolate Chip Cookies
Sausage Spinach Ricotta Stuffed Shells
Sausage, Spinach, Ricotta Stuffed Pasta Shells
Bowl of buffalo chicken chili with toppings
Buffalo Chicken Chili
Date almond butter coconut balls
Almond Butter Date Balls
Slices of homemade stromboli on a cutting board
Easy Stuffed Stromboli