Chocolate fudge cupcakes

Kids' cakes recipes

24 Recipes

Easy cakes for kids to make

Frosted carrot squares

4.8

(45 ratings)

Get kids aged 8-14 busy in the kitchen this weekend, making this classic teatime treat
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Courgette muffins

4.357145

(28 ratings)

Get kids busy in the kitchen with these scrummy courgette muffins, perfect for cooks aged between 8-14
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Chocolate brownie cake

4.498845

(433 ratings)

Get kids cooking at the weekend by baking this yummy brownie cake, much better than shop bought
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

No-bake orange cheesecake

4.7

(40 ratings)

This is an easy cheesecake for kids to prepare ahead for Mother’s Day, with a little help from Dad
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Raspberry ripple cake

3.9

(10 ratings)

Rainy day? Get the kids in the kitchen and have some fun making this fruity, fun cake
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Dad's chocolate drop cakes

4.441175

(34 ratings)

Dad'll love these, make them really chocolatey or put his favourite sweet or nut on top - the perfect treat!...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Iced fairy cakes

4.48837

(43 ratings)

Teach 8-14 year olds how to make fairy cakes and guarantee a fun kitchen activity
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Very chocolatey cake

4.11111

(9 ratings)

An indulgent chocolate cake that kids can make for a friend's birthday or as a family treat...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Sticky upside-down banana cake

4.666665

(12 ratings)

Edd Kimber gives us an irresistible new take on the seventies classic. This stunning upside-down cake makes a great cooking project for teen cooks
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate fudge cake

4.223075

(130 ratings)

You just can't beat a good chocolate cake, and this one is guaranteed to disappear as soon as you cut the first slice...
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Lemon curd & blueberry loaf cake

4.4717

(106 ratings)

Kids can help make this simple springtime treat – delicious with extra lemon curd and yogurt as a pud, or serve with a cuppa...
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy

Little toffee apple cake

3.857145

(7 ratings)

Get children aged 8-14 inspired in the kitchen by making an afternoon tea treat
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Ice cream cone cakes

4.57143

(7 ratings)

Wafer cones make an unlikely but perfect case for light custard and vanilla sponge- decorate with buttercream and your favourite ice cream toppings
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Giant cookie cake

3.916665

(12 ratings)

Studded with white and milk chocolate chips, Lisa Lipman's moreish cake is delicious served either warm with a dollop of ice cream or cold, with its chewy cookie texture
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Crispy chocolate fridge cake

4.727275

(11 ratings)

Packed with biscuits, sultanas, puffed rice and lots of chocolate, these refrigerator bars are ideal for a kids' party
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Blackberry & coconut squares

4.729925

(137 ratings)

This lovely crumbly bake won the under-11s category of our 20th birthday cake competition
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

Blackberry & apple loaf

4.62264

(106 ratings)

This moist and fruity cake is a great way to get kids to eat fruit, you may have trouble stopping them!
  • 2 hours
  • Easy

Frosted carrot squares

4.8

(45 ratings)

Get kids aged 8-14 busy in the kitchen this weekend, making this classic teatime treat
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Pink jam slice

3.733335

(15 ratings)

A pretty in pink traybake sponge with retro marble icing and a layer of raspberry jam
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Courgette muffins

4.357145

(28 ratings)

Get kids busy in the kitchen with these scrummy courgette muffins, perfect for cooks aged between 8-14
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Campfire cupcakes

4.296295

(27 ratings)

A make-ahead treat, these will take you back to toasting marshmallows around an open fire
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
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