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Get fussy little eaters into the kitchen and turn them into little chefs with our easy and fun cooking projects. They'll love tasting their handiwork, too!

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  • A serving platter with 6 rice paper wraps and a dipping sauce alongside

    Rice paper wraps

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Make these rice paper wraps for an easy snack or appetizer. Kids will love them and they're wholesome, too, filled with plenty of protein and veg

  • An open parcel revealing salmon on a bed of noodles

    Salmon & spaghetti supper in a parcel

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.10 ratings

    Create a bit of fun for kids by serving supper in a parcel. Open at the table to reveal delicious pink salmon, spaghetti, courgettes and tomatoes

  • Two crumpet pizzas on a yellow plate

    Crumpet pizzas

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Help younger children make these easy crumpet pizzas for lunch, or let older kids put them together themselves. Use whatever veg you have in the fridge for the toppings

  • Rainbow rice paper rolls served on a chopping board

    Rainbow rice paper rolls

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.2 ratings

    Escape from a lunchtime sandwich rut with these rice paper rolls. Red cabbage and radishes add a lovely pop of colour, or try iceberg or Little Gem lettuce

  • Chicken, veg and rice bowl served with lemon wedges

    Chicken & veg bowl

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Make this colourful chicken, brown rice and vegetable dish for the whole family. With avocado, edamame beans, sweetcorn and carrots, it's not only tasty, but healthy too

  • A collection of apple ‘doughnuts’

    Apple ‘doughnuts’

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Make these doughnut-style apple rings for a picnic with the kids. Children will love helping to make, decorate and eat these fruity treats, and there's no cooking required

  • Rainbow spaghetti in a tray

    Rainbow spaghetti

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.2 ratings

    Try making this rainbow spaghetti as a sensory activity for babies and toddlers, or serve as a fun lunch – just top with their favourite dressing, and enjoy with a salad

  • Pressed picnic sandwich

    Pressed picnic sandwich

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    A great recipe for kids to assemble - fully load a ciabatta loaf with favourites like prosciutto, artichokes, peppers, spinach and mozzarella

  • Lemon & yogurt chicken served on a flatbread

    Lemon & yogurt chicken flatbreads

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.22 ratings

    Make these family-friendly chicken wraps with lemon, garlic and cinnamon marinade on a barbecue if the sun is shining. Serve in flatbreads with yoghurt

  • Cooking with kids: Fajitas

    Cooking with kids: Fajitas

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Mexican wraps to get the whole family in the kitchen - fill flour tortillas with marinated chicken and peppers

  • Broccoli pasta shells served in a bowl

    Broccoli pasta shells

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.39 ratings

    Kids will love this healthier take on pesto and pasta, with broccoli upping their veg intake. It takes just 20 minutes to make and is low in calories

  • Pizza with homemade sauce cut into slices

    Pizza with homemade sauce

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.29 ratings

    Make pizza for the family with a homemade base and tomato sauce. The recipe is perfect to get kids involved in cooking. Top with mozzarella and fresh basil

  • Two people assembling sticky pork lettuce wraps

    Sticky pork lettuce wraps

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.13 ratings

    Let people build their own with these sticky pork lettuce wraps - they'll prove a winner with kids. They're perfect for a summer lunch or light dinner

  • Vegan Thai green curry in a bowl

    Vegan Thai green curry

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.14 ratings

    Get your kids helping out in the kitchen with this child-friendly vegan Thai green curry. With tofu and lots of veggies, it's full of flavour

  • Pineapple & pork skewers served on a bed of rice

    Pineapple & pork skewers

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.19 ratings

    Kids will love these pork, pineapple and green pepper skewers, marinated for added flavour and cooked on the barbecue. Serve with rice or in pitta bread

  • Simple stir-fry in a bowl

    Simple stir-fry

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.12 ratings

    Kids getting into cooking? This simple stir-fry with prawns, veggies and noodles is great for aspiring chefs and will make a quick meal for busy weeknights

  • Chicken & sweetcorn ramen in a white saucepan

    Chicken & sweetcorn ramen

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.11 ratings

    This chicken and noodle soup will feed two young children. For adults, or if your kids are older, use a pack of noodles each, extra stock and a whole egg

  • Vanilla cupcakes served on a cake stand

    Vanilla cupcakes

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.90 ratings

    Decorate these easy vanilla cupcakes with buttercream and the topping of your choice. They're super-simple to make and taste divine – great as a teatime treat

  • BBQ chorizo potato salad served in a serving dish

    BBQ chorizo potato salad

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.8 ratings

    Spruce up homemade potato salad with chorizo in this flavour-packed side dish that's a perfect accompaniment to a summer barbecue – great for serving a crowd

  • A pizza sliced into 6 pieces alongside a pizza cutter

    Rainbow pizzas

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.10 ratings

    Forget takeaway pizzas, encourage kids to eat a rainbow every day with this colourful recipe full of fresh flavours – guaranteed to please even fussy eaters

  • Three jars filled with rainbow salad pots

    Layered rainbow salad pots

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Give kids two of their five-a-day and a dose of vitamin C with these colourful rainbow pots of tuna salad, ideal for a lunchbox, or summer picnic

  • Pancakes on plates with banana slices and syrup

    Easy banana pancakes

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.73 ratings

    Turn overripe, blackened bananas into sweet and fluffy American-style pancakes. Serve with syrup and crunchy, toasted pecan nuts as a delicious brunch treat

  • White chocolate cake pops with sprinkles on board

    Cake pops

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.50 ratings

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

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