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Kids Lunch Recipes

Make your kids a tasty lunch they are sure to love with these kids lunch recipes, with dishes including pizza, pasta, tacos, wraps, sloppy joes, casserole, sandwiches, burgers, pasties, fries, hot dogs, chicken tenders, chicken strips, mac and cheese and more.

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Walking Tacos

Walking Tacos

Walking Tacos

These Walking Tacos are great for an on-the-go dinner, campfire meal or easy game night supper. The ingredients go right into the chip bags! —Beverly Matthews, Pasco, Washington

Chicken Alfredo Veggie Pizza

Chicken Alfredo Veggie Pizza

Chicken Alfredo Veggie Pizza

“I created this pizza myself, and it’s become one of our favorites! The vegetables' bright colors make it very appealing.” Nancy Lindsay — New Market, Iowa

Contest-Winning Crispy Chicken Fingers

Contest-Winning Crispy Chicken Fingers

Contest-Winning Crispy Chicken Fingers

My kids love these tender, moist chicken strips! My husband and I cut up the chicken and add to a lettuce salad with eggs, tomatoes and cheese. And everybody's happy! —Rachel Fizel, Woodbury, Minnesota
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Pizza in a Bowl

Pizza in a Bowl

Pizza in a Bowl

On busy days, it's a comfort to know that my family can sit down to dinner minutes after we walk in the door. Double it to wow at a potluck. This recipe works in a slow cooker, too. —Virginia Krites, Cridersville, Ohio

Pepperoni Pizza Casserole

Pepperoni Pizza Casserole

Pepperoni Pizza Casserole

Loaded with popular pizza flavors, this noodle bake is sure to be a winner with all ages. You can use ground beef instead of turkey. I like to serve it with garlic bread and a salad. —Debbie Staley, Mt. Vernon, Illinois

Party Size Crunchy Onion Chicken Tenders

Party Size Crunchy Onion Chicken Tenders

Party Size Crunchy Onion Chicken Tenders

These are the perfect appetizer to get your party started. The onion flavor will delight guests.—Taste of Home Cooking School, Greendale, Wisconsin

Microwave Mac 'n' Cheese

Microwave Mac 'n' Cheese

Microwave Mac 'n' Cheese

My family prefers homemade macaroni and cheese over the kind you get out of the box. This recipe is an easy way to keep them happy. Whenever we have a family get-together, I bring this comforting dish. Its "from scratch" taste can't be beat. -Linda Gingrich, Freeburg, Pennsylvania

Pizza Parlor Pasta

Pizza Parlor Pasta

Pizza Parlor Pasta

In Nashua, Iowa, Shelley Pimlott offers garlic bread and a tossed green salad alongside this cheesy dish. "It reminds me of a pasta specialty at a popular pizza parlor," she writes.

Hearty Beef Ravioli

Hearty Beef Ravioli

Hearty Beef Ravioli

In this fun family-friendly supper, we add our favorite taco toppings to beef ravioli. It's easy for kids to customize their own fixings for a no-fuss meal. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Spaghetti Casserole

Spaghetti Casserole

Spaghetti Casserole

This is an easy dish to prepare ahead of time, refrigerate and bake just before company arrives. —Kim Rocker, LaGrange, Georgia

Three-Cheese Spirals

Three-Cheese Spirals

Three-Cheese Spirals

Sour cream and three kinds of cheese create the creamy coating for this tasty "twist" on macaroni and cheese. It calls for only six ingredients and can be served as an entree or a side dish. —Deb Collette Holland, Ohio
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