10 Easy Dinners Kids Can Help Make
Kick-start your kids' love of cooking with these simple but fun recipes they can help make, from healthy salads to fun pizzas.
While extra steps like rolling up ingredients can feel time-consuming to an adult, they’re a fun way for kids to use their hands. This recipe calls for leftover chicken or turkey, rolled up in tortillas with a little cheese and some spices.
Casseroles are great for getting kids involved with making dinner! They can stir together the ingredients, and help pour them into the baking dish. Sprinkling breadcrumbs or cheese over the top is fun for kids, too!
Tossing a salad using leftover chopped meats and assorted veggies and nuts is fun for kids. They can even customize the salad, adding extra ingredients they love. Plus, getting kids involved in cooking healthy foods makes them more likely to enjoy it.
A vegetarian staple, beans and rice are a toss-together meal that invites inventive mix-ins. Let kids help whisk the dressing, toss the salad, or prep the veggies.
As an adult mans the grill, kids can assemble the cold ingredients.
Everyone wants to top their own portion of a pizza. Set up a few bowls of chopped veggies, cheese and cooked meat and let the family make their own ‘za.