Family & kids

Discover all you need for a family-friendly Christmas, from food ideas to baking recipes for kids, festive crafts and more.
Festive recipes for kids

Festive recipes for kids

Get inspired with our top-rated children’s recipes, including gingerbread, cupcakes and cookies.
Top 5 Christmas crafts

Top 5 Christmas crafts

Learn to make hot chocolate cones, potato stamps and easy decorations with the little ones.
Quick family comfort food recipes

Quick family comfort food recipes

Try these easy recipes that take 20 minutes or less to make. They're great midweek meals.
Mocktails for kids

Mocktails for kids

These fun mocktails will add a splash of style to kids’ parties and festive gatherings.
10 recipes for the Christmas holidays

10 recipes for the Christmas holidays

Plan your meals around the big day with these kid-friendly dinners that are balanced and wholesome.

Best Christmas recipes for kids

Jammy star cookies served on a cake stand Recipe

Jammy star cookies

5

(1 rating)

A selection of elf & santa cupcakes served on two plates Recipe

Elf & Santa cupcakes

5

(1 rating)

Get the kids involved in making these cute elf and Santa cupcakes with our...
Gingerbread people on a wire cooling tray Recipe

Gingerbread people

3.73684

(19 ratings)

Make decorating these adorable gingerbread people even easier (and less messy...
Winter wonderland cake on a cake stand Recipe

Winter wonderland cake

5

(1 rating)

A great Christmas bake for kids over the holidays. You can use a buttercream to...
Christmas rocky road served on a platter Recipe

Christmas rocky road

4

(1 rating)

Adapt this festive rocky road however you like. It’s great for using up...

Top 5 family sausage recipes

A plate serving sausage, roasted veg & puy lentil one pot Recipe

Sausage, roasted veg & Puy lentil one-pot

4.533335

(15 ratings)

Sausage and carrot stew on pasta on plates Recipe

Slow cooker sausage casserole

4.604165

(48 ratings)

You can use your favourite type of sausages to make this family-friendly slow...
Veggie toad-in-the-hole in a baking dish Recipe

Veggie toad-in-the-hole

4

(4 ratings)

Use vegetarian sausages to make this moreish veggie toad-in-the-hole that's...
Sausage & maple swede traybake Recipe

Sausage & maple swede traybake

3.75

(8 ratings)

Forget boring bangers and mash, this seasonal traybake with roasted red onions...
Pasta and meatballs in pan Recipe

Speedy sausage stroganoff tagliatelle

4.541665

(24 ratings)

Make our budget-friendly quick sausage stroganoff tagliatelle for a simple...
Swap roast potatoes for sweet potato wedges or a carrot & sweet potato mash to up your veg intake. As an added bonus, sweet potatoes are a great source of beta-carotene for a healthy immune system.
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