Move beyond cupcakes and biscuits, and have a go at making simple savoury dishes with the kids instead.
Take the time to do a little cooking this weekend and try these simple savoury recipes – ideal to make with kids. There are so many easy-bake ideas around for children; but here we’ve carefully chosen a few tasty snacks and main dishes that little hands – and mouths – will really enjoy.
CRUNCHY CHICKEN PIECES
Kids love this one – get them involved in the prep by coating the chicken in breadcrumbs.
Kneading the dough to make this flatbread recipe is a fun and much-loved task for little ones. Super-tasty, super-fun!
This is a tasty, nutritious snack that’s so simple to make. Serve it with crunchy veg sticks for dipping or the lovely warm flatbreads above.
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GREEK VEG KEBABS
These delicious little kebabs are such a fun way to get your little ones eating their veggies. A brilliant recipe to make with kids!
TOMATO & BASIL OMELETTE
The classic combination of tomato and basil makes this simple omelette really sing.
CRUNCHY CARROT PITTA
This simple, fresh lunch is great for kids – get them to help with the prep and you’re sure to have clean plates all round.
For more lunch and snack ideas for all the family, take a look at our Family Food collection of recipes.