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16 Kid-Friendly Recipes That Little Ones Will Gobble Up

Finding the perfect recipes for kids can be tricky — especially if the children in question happen to be picky eaters. But once you have a basic idea of a youngster’s favorite flavors (sweet and salty are obviously popular), you’ll be delighted by how many delicious kid-friendly recipes there are out there. 

From healthier meals like lightened-up chicken nuggets to classic comfort dishes like spaghetti and meatballs, these kid-friendly recipes are surprisingly simple to make. And if the child in your life happens to have a sweet tooth, all the better: The list of options for an after-dinner dessert is virtually endless. Just ask the kiddo what type of food he or she is craving for supper tonight, and then you can unleash your creative energy in the kitchen from there. Who knows? If you’re really lucky, maybe the child will offer an adorable helping hand as you cook!

Scroll down to see some of the best recipes for kids, then click on the circular buttons below your favorite image to share it instantly with friends and family on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest!

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