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Healthy kids' recipes

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See our healthy and simple recipe ideas that will keep the whole family happy, from homemade fish fingers to pasta with tomato and hidden veg sauce.

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  • Bircher muesli with apple & banana

    Bircher muesli with apple & banana

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.21 ratings

    Soaking oats and seeds overnight makes them easier to digest, and the muesli will be extra creamy. Great for a quick breakfast straight from the fridge

  • Barbecued chicken fajita skewers

    Barbecued chicken fajita skewers

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.12 ratings

    Get the kids in the kitchen to prepare this easy BBQ chicken recipe, then assemble together with creamy guacamole on tortilla wraps

  • Spinach, sweet potato and lentil dhal with fork on plate

    Spinach, sweet potato & lentil dhal

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.754 ratings

    A comforting vegan one-pot recipe that counts for 3 of your 5-a-day! You can't go wrong with this iron-rich, low-fat, low-calorie supper

  • Egg & rocket pizzas

    Egg & rocket pizzas

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.38 ratings

    Use seeded tortillas as pizza bases for a quick and healthy lunch - crack an egg in the centre and bake to boost protein intake

  • Healthy courgette, potato & cheddar soup in a white bowl topped with cheese

    Courgette, potato & cheddar soup

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.295 ratings

    This healthy low-calorie soup is a delicious way to use up courgettes when they're in season. Plus it's freezable, so you can make it in summer and enjoy all year

  • Superhealthy salmon burgers

    Superhealthy salmon burgers

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.360 ratings

    If you're after something a bit lighter than potato-packed fishcakes, try these simple salmon burgers with ginger, soy sauce and coriander

  • More veg, less meat summer Bolognese

    More veg, less meat summer Bolognese

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    Hide peas and courgettes in this Italian favourite to up your vegetable intake - great for kids when served with pasta

  • Mushroom & chickpea burgers

    Mushroom & chickpea burgers

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.51 ratings

    High in fibre and low in fat, these veggie burgers with spiced yogurt are the healthy way to enjoy fast food

  • Potato & paprika tortilla

    Potato & paprika tortilla

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    This thick, traditional Spanish omelette is bulked out with new potatoes and flavoured with herbs

  • Popcorn muesli in two bowls

    Popcorn muesli

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Make a batch of muesli that uses popcorn as a crunchy base. Enjoy with bio yoghurt for a healthy start to the day. It will store in a jar for up to five days

  • Fish fingers & mushy peas

    Fish fingers & mushy peas

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    There's no need to resort to shop-bought when making your own is so easy – use sustainable pollock and add mint and lemon to your peas

  • Pasta with tomato & hidden veg sauce

    Pasta with tomato & hidden veg sauce

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.101 ratings

    Get your family to eat more veg with this superhealthy pasta sauce recipe which counts as 5 of your 5-a-day. The sauce is freezable too

  • Creamy tomato soup

    Creamy tomato soup

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.80 ratings

    A low-fat, vegetarian soup that everyone will love - passata and whole milk give a silky smooth finish

  • Chicken & leek pot pies

    Chicken & leek pot pies

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.49 ratings

    Creamy individual pies topped with fluffy mash - perfect for a relaxed dinner, with your favourite veg

  • Vegan spinach & cherry tomato quiche cut into slices

    Vegan spinach & cherry tomato quiche

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Enjoy this versatile vegan tart with spinach and tomato. You could use almost any vegetable – try roasted sweet potatoes or caramelised onions or leeks

  • Chickpea & coriander burgers

    Chickpea & coriander burgers

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.173 ratings

    High in fibre, low in fat and counting as 2 of your 5-a-day, this tasty veggie burger delivers on every level

  • Vegetarian mixed-bean chilli served with wedges

    Mixed bean chilli with wedges

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.142 ratings

    A warming bowl of vegetarian chilli makes for great comfort food. Serve with potato wedges for a healthy weeknight supper, and be sure to make extra for the freezer

  • Five-bean chilli served on two plates

    Five-bean chilli

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.32 ratings

    Batch-cook this vegan five-bean chilli, then freeze in portions for busy weeknights. With beans, tomatoes and peppers, it's full of nutritious, filling veg

  • Jacket potatoes with home-baked beans

    Jacket potatoes with home-baked beans

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.14 ratings

    Cold nights require comfort food, and there's no better than jacket potatoes - give yours a health boost with home-baked beans

  • 5-veg creamy tomato soup with marmite and spinach pinwheels

    Healthy tomato soup

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.15 ratings

    Enjoy this vegetable-packed tomato soup for a lovely light family meal, with leftovers for the next day. Serve with bread or our cheese pinwheels

  • Singapore noodles served in a wok

    Easy Singapore noodles

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.76 ratings

    Cater for the whole family with our Singapore noodles. They're healthy and vegan, making an ideal accompaniment to a Chinese meal or just on their own

  • Turkey chilli jacket potatoes

    Turkey chilli jacket potatoes

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.16 ratings

    Turkey mince is cheap and lean. Flavour Mexican-style chilli with cumin and paprika and serve in crisp baked potatoes

  • Pesto chicken salad served on an oval plate

    Pesto chicken salad

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Serve this pesto chicken and couscous salad in lettuce leaves for a healthy supper. With added sundried tomatoes and pine nuts, it has lots of texture

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