There are so many reasons you should encourage your child to cook. It is a fun activity that can help you to bond with your child. It promotes creativity, helps to develop motor skills, teaches responsibility and independence…but best of all, it means less work in the kitchen for you!
It may be hard to find recipes that are suitable for kids to prepare. They have to be relatively easy to make and should also be dishes your child will enjoy. Well, no worries. Moms Who Think has you covered with great recipes you can make with your child.
Our recipes are organized by letters from A to Z making them easy to find. You can choose to make fun dishes like a Funny Face Carrot Salad, Peanut Butter Turtles, Oyster Cracker Snacks and more.
Each recipe has a minimal amount of ingredients and directions that are so simple…well, even a kid can follow them! Plus, they make meals that are just as much fun to create as they are to eat.
So, if you want a fun activity to do with your child that will be educational and exciting, why not try Moms Who Think’s kid’s recipes? Then find out if your little chef is ready to take over in your kitchen!
Kids Recipes XUpdated:
Kids Recipes X Xylophone Cupcakes Ingredients: 8 different colors of frosting 8 mini cupcakes Red shoestring licorice 4 mini M&M’s 2 pretzel rods 2 mini marshmallows Directions: 1. Frost the cupcakes. Line them up, lay the licorice across the top, and place the M&M’s at each end. 2. Create the mallets by placing mini […]Read more »
Kids Recipes UUpdated:
Kids Recipes U Upside Down Umbrella Cakes Ingredients: 1 egg 3 tablespoons melted butter 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 16-oz. can of pineapple slices 2/3 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup shortening 1 1/4 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar 12 paper umbrellas Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees […]Read more »
Kids Recipes BUpdated:
Kids Recipes B Bunny Salad Ingredients: 1 Chilled pear half 2 Raisins 1 Red cinnamon candy 2 Blanched almonds cottage cheese ball Directions: 1. Place the lettuce leaf on a plate. Place the pear upside down on top of it. 2. Using narrow end of the pear for the bunny’s face, place 2 raisins […]Read more »
Kids Recipes YUpdated:
Kids Recipes Y Yogurt Fruit Salad Ingredients: 1-2 cups vanilla yogurt 4 cups fruit – melons, apples, oranges, or bananas Directions: 1. Mix fruit together in a bowl, add yogurt. 2. Cool in the refrigerator for at least one hour. Serve. Kids Recipes A Kids Recipes B Kids Recipes C Kids Recipes […]Read more »
Kids Recipes ZUpdated:
Kids Recipes Z Zippy Ziti Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups ziti 3/4 cup milk 3 Tablespoons butter 1 1/2 cups grated sharp cheddar cheese Directions: 1. Cook the noodles according to the package directions, drain. 2. Add the rest of the ingredients to the noodles, and put into a two-quart casserole dish. 3. Bake at 350 […]Read more »
Kids Recipes VUpdated:
Kids Recipes V Volcanoes in the Microwave Ingredients : 4 teaspoons peanut butter 4 large marshmallows Red sprinkles Whipped cream Directions: 1. Cut a hole in the middle of each of the marshmallows. Fill each with 1 teaspoon peanut butter. Pour sprinkles on top. 2. Place on microwave-safe plate and microwave for 50 seconds, […]Read more »
Kids Recipes AUpdated:
Kids Recipes A All-Star Fudgy Baseballs and Bats Ingredients: 1 cup Carob powder 1 cup Water 1/4 cup Peanut butter (smooth or crunchy) 1/4 cup Honey 3/4 cup Wheat germ 3/4 cup Rolled oats 1/2 cup Unsweetened shredded coconut 2 Tablespoon Dry milk powder 1/2 teaspoon Grated orange rind (optional) 1 teaspoon Cinnamon (optional) Directions: […]Read more »