Slices of raspberry pistachio tea cake

Kids’ baking recipes

64 Recipes

Grab a mini apron and get baking with the children using our triple-tested recipes for cookies, cakes, puddings and even bread.

7 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

Add raspberry icing to this pistachio tea cake and you'll not only get a lovely pop of colour but fabulous flavour too. It's perfect for afternoon tea

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
183 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Bake these easy vanilla cupcakes in just 35 minutes. Perfect for birthdays, picnics or whenever you fancy a sweet treat, they're sure to be a crowd-pleaser

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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26 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make this cornflake cake for a fabulously easy family dessert that uses simple ingredients. With a pastry case and jam base, it's delicious served with custard

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake these easy, no-yeast ring doughnuts for a fun kids' treat. They're easier than you think and perfect for a summer celebration

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make these sweet iced letters and numbers with your kids during school holidays. They'll have fun making them and then devour them once ready

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Please the whole family with this fun pink marble sandwich cake. It's surprisingly easy to make – ideal for baking with children 

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Make an indulgent vegan chocolate traybake the whole family will love. This simple bake is perfect for sharing at parties or a special occasion 

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegan
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Pack these mini quiches with bacon and cheese for a picnic. Great for feeding a hungry crowd, plus you can make them a day ahead and even freeze them 

1 hr and 20 mins
More effort
30 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Make these easy chocolate chip muffins with kids over the weekend or school holidays. They take just 15 minutes prep and are a guaranteed family favourite

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
25 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Treat family and friends to pretty butterfly cupcakes. Ours easy buns are topped with a light vanilla buttercream, jam and sprinkles, but you can decorate any way you like

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
25 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

These fun cake pops are easy to make and great for parties. Kids and adults will love these colourful chocolate-covered bites

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

What could be better than shortbread biscuits? Shortbread double-dipped in milk and white chocolate! They're sure to go down a storm with family and friends

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These fantastic Ubercorn biscuits are perfect for a Go Jetters party or to make as presents – they even have a hidden surprise inside

1 hr and 10 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Make our spectacular exploding volcano cake complete with eruption effect for a showstopping children's treat. Decorate with chocolate and sweets

2 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
152 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Make these super easy blueberry muffins for a fun weekend bake. You're just a few simple steps away from bite-sized blueberry treats

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
87 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Bake a batch of these easy cookies with just five ingredients – or fewer. A perfect partner to a cup of tea, you can whip them up in no time

32 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make our fun, rainbow-swirled meringues with the kids – especially if they're fans of the unicorn trend. They'll love decorating these cute little treats

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Children love colour, so what could be better than a birthday cake with two different coloured sponges made from one mixture and a colourful icing?

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Update a classic school-dinner recipe by using caramel sauce instead of pink custard to serve alongside chocolate squares. Kids (and big kids) will love it

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

We're on cloud nine! Make these fluffy meringue clouds with the kids and fill them with rainbow sprinkles for a colourful surprise

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
13 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

The food processor does most of the work in this cookie recipe, but younger children will enjoy rolling the dough into balls and thumbprinting. Older kids can make them on their own

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Introduce kids to the art of breadmaking with this fun and easy starter recipe. These mini hedgehog rolls are the cutest bake you'll ever make

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These easy peasy pies are stuffed with flavour and are great fun for little fingers to decorate

50 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

We've seen pizza in all sorts of varieties, but this has to be our favourite. Top your cookie dough pizza base with any treats that take your fancy

40 mins
Easy
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