Kid-Friendly Recipes Directory
Pleasing kid palates and tastes can be a tricky job. Find healthy, delicious recipes for breakfast, lunch, snack time, and dinner, each packed with flavor and nutrition. These treats are sure to please even the pickiest eaters!
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Party Food Slideshow: Recipes for Fun Foods for Kids
Need snacks for a kids' party? Check out these recipes for tasty and healthier-than-traditional party foods.
Slideshow: Healthy Snacks on the Go
See great ideas for healthy snacks to take when you're out and about, with a car full of kids or by yourself.
Slideshow: How to Make Your Kid’s School Lunch Great
You want your child’s school lunch to taste great and give them all the energy and nutrients they need for a super school day -- without a lot of effort. It can be simple! WebMD shows you how.
Family Recipe: Green Eggs & Ham
Try making this colorful and tasty "green eggs and ham" dish with your kids. Serve with a small fruit salad.
Family Recipe: Banana Breakfast Bash
You don't need ice cream or frozen yogurt to make smoothies. Try this healthy banana breakfast bash recipe with your kids.
Apple Cinnamon French Toast
This baked apple-cinnamon French toast can be prepared in advance and then simply popped in the oven.
Apple & Veggie Sausage Breakfast Sandwich Recipe
This breakfast-sandwich comes together in 5 minutes, but has plenty of protein and fiber to keep you satisfied all morning.
Family Recipe: Fizzy Fruits
This fizzy fruit drink is cold and bubbly with just the right amount of juice. Your kids will love it, and it's fun to make.
Berry-Banana Smoothie Recipe
Berry-banana smoothie recipe
Banana Cocoa Soy Smoothie Recipe
With plenty of protein from tofu and soymilk, this banana-split-inspired breakfast smoothie really satisfies.
Creamsicle Breakfast Smoothie Recipe
Though it tastes like those iconic vanilla-and-orange popsicles, this creamsicle smoothie is a balanced breakfast.
Apricot-Wheat Germ Muffins Recipe
Nutty toasted wheat germ and tangy dried apricots give these muffins a homey, satisfying flavor.
Family Recipe: Veggies and Hummus
The next time your family wants a healthy snack, offer up this healthy, creamy hummus instead of chips and dip.
Family Recipe: Turkey Taco Wraps
This turkey taco wrap is super tasty, but without the extra calories, fat, and carbs typically found in tortillas.
Family Recipe: AB&J Sushi Rolls
Every kid loves PB&J. Parents, here's a healthy, fun twist that uses almond butter.
Turkey & Squash Soup Recipe
This Southwestern-inspired soup gets a little kick from crushed red pepper and some zing from fresh lime juice.
Chicken & Sweet Potato Stew Recipe
Tender chicken and potatoes highlight this dinnertime warmer with a hint of spring's sweetness.
Mushroom-Beef Noodle Soup Recipe
You don't need much beef in this homey soup; mushrooms and Worcestershire sauce give it plenty of flavor.
Marsala Chicken Stew Recipe
This Marsala chicken stew recipe gets its richness from plenty of mushrooms and onions.
Family Recipe: Roasted Vegetables
Roasted veggies make a great side dish. Serve with Italian chicken fingers.
Family Recipe: Mashed Cauliflower
Try this healthy mashed cauliflower as a replacement for mashed potatoes.
Chicken Salad-Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
These light, fresh stuffed tomatoes are perfect for summer. Don't like chicken? Try a tuna, seafood or tofu filling.
Creamed Corn Recipe
This take on a classic is subtly flavored and every bit as creamy as the full-fat original.
Saucy Porcupine Meatballs Recipe
These fun little meatballs are cooked in a mildly tangy tomato sauce that's a sure crowd-pleaser.
Family Recipe: Steamed Salmon Turtles
Want a fun and tasty dinner the kids can help you make? Try this extra-healthy salmon turtles recipe.
Family Recipe: Italian Chicken Fingers
Everybody loves chicken fingers! Parents, here's a healthy, tasty twist.
Sweet Potato & Red Pepper Pasta Recipe
Sweet potato and red bell pepper join forces for this satisfying pasta dish full of fresh herbs and creamy goat cheese.
Nut-Free Chocolate-Cherry Snack Bars Recipe
Chewy, crunchy and delicious nut-free snack bars with good-for-you dried fruit, oats and little explosions of chocolate.
Banana Pudding Pops
These banana popsicles taste rich and decadent but are low-fat and really easy to make.
Chocolate Banana Grahams
A graham cracker smeared with hazelnut spread and topped with banana is a light way to satisfy your sweet tooth.
Spiced Pumpkin Cookies Recipe
The deep flavors of molasses, cinnamon, ginger, allspice and nutmeg make these wholesome pumpkin cookies delicious.
To Your Health
Healthy Alternatives to Fast Food
Recipes for easy, healthy meals your family can make at home when you want healthy fast food. Ideas for time-saving shortcuts and how kids can help.
Family Menu Makeovers
Five quick fixes to transform favorite kid foods into healthier versions. Plus two recipes that put a nutritious twist on family favorites with healthy food.