Share:

Kids Dinner Recipes

Welcome your kids home from school with these fun kids dinner recipes, including stromboli, subs, sloppy joes, pigs in a blanket, tortillas, sandwiches, burgers, hot dogs, calzones, paninis, pitas, patty melts and more.

Garlic Roast Beef Sandwiches

Garlic Roast Beef Sandwiches

Garlic Roast Beef Sandwiches

This savory sandwich takes moments to prepare and will knock your socks off with just one bite. Using garlic bread really boosts the flavor. —Bridget Evans, Forreston, Illinois

Parmesan Mini Pizzas

Parmesan Mini Pizzas

Parmesan Mini Pizzas

“I make the dough in advance and freeze pre-baked individual serving crusts, says Jane Kaiser of Franklin, Wisconsin. "It makes dinner so easy!” The dough is tender and flavorful, and any toppings can be used.

Macaroni & Cheese Pizza

Macaroni & Cheese Pizza

Macaroni & Cheese Pizza

“Kids love this recipe! What could be better than pizza and mac 'n' cheese all in one meal? Toppings are easily changed to suit individual tastes. To simplify things, use a can of pizza sauce instead of the tomato sauce, oregano and basil.” Jenny Staniec - Oak Grove, Minnesota
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT

Grilled Pizza Burgers

Grilled Pizza Burgers

Grilled Pizza Burgers

Pizza burgers are usually a kid's favorite, but by adding spices and cheese to the meat and serving them on English muffins, they've become a favorite for adults as well. —Mitzi Sentiff, Annapolis, Maryland

Chili Coney Dogs

Chili Coney Dogs

Chili Coney Dogs

Everyone in our family, from smallest kids to oldest adults, loves these hot dogs. They're so easy to throw together in the morning, or even the night before. —Michele Harris, Vicksburg, Michigan

Sloppy Joe Dogs

Sloppy Joe Dogs

Sloppy Joe Dogs

There are so many different ways to top a hot dog, but this tasty sloppy joe version beats them all. ‐Kimberly Wallace, Dennison, Ohio

Cheeseburger French Loaf

Cheeseburger French Loaf

Cheeseburger French Loaf

Once you prepare this impressive-looking, yet simple-to-make sandwich, you’ll probably never look at refrigerated bread dough the same. It’s just so easy! Nancy Daugherty - Cortland, OH

Black Bean Taco Pizza

Black Bean Taco Pizza

Black Bean Taco Pizza

“My husband absolutely loves this pizza. I make it several times a month for family and friends.” Sherie Nelson — Duluth, Minnesota

Taco Salad Wraps

Taco Salad Wraps

Taco Salad Wraps

These flavorful southwestern wraps sent by Marlene Roberts of Moore, Oklahoma will be a hit at lunch or dinner.

Burrito Pita Pockets

Burrito Pita Pockets

Burrito Pita Pockets

“Quick, delicious and kid-friendly“ is how Laura Mahaffey in Annapolis, Maryland describes her simple solution to busy weeknight meals. These hand-held pockets are filled with flavor and make an easy, eat-and-run entree for summer outings, too. TASTY TIP: For a change of pace, top with guacamole and sour cream or serve with tortilla chips, salsa and refried beans.

Flutter-By Franks

Flutter-By Franks

Flutter-By Franks

Easy, fun and adorable Flutter-by Franks are shared by Lois Lewis of Bartlett, Illinois. With only two ingredients, they couldn’t be simpler to make. “I came up with the recipe for my daughter’s 7th birthday party,” she recalls. “These are such a cinch to make, and the girls were delighted with the end results!”
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT