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Kids' party recipes

41 Recipes

Healthy snacks and fun cakes for children.

Sticky popcorn pots


(11 ratings)

Get your favourite DVD out and whip up some popcorn for a special movie night in
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Pirate ship and treasure island cake


(7 ratings)

A stunning children's birthday chocolate cake with hidden treasure buried on a sandy desert island for the kids to dig into...
  • 3 hours and 15 mins
  • More effort

Easy chocolate cupcakes


(48 ratings)

These light cakes are perfect for freezing – they just need a quick blast in the microwave to bring them back to life...
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate owl cake


(47 ratings)

A fun chocolate birthday cake decorated with buttons, biscuits and marzipan - bound to be a hit with young children
  • 2 hours
  • Easy

Really easy lemonade


(50 ratings)

A simple classic that everyone can enjoy. Perfect on a hot summer's day...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cheese & fruit sticks


(4 ratings)

A perrennial favourite with children, these sticks are ready in seconds
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Fire engine cake


(6 ratings)

Stun a crowd and get creative with this themed celebration cake - details include a chocolate ladder, icing water splash and toy firemen
  • 2 hours and 40 mins
  • More effort

Birthday bug cake


(22 ratings)

Children will love the butterfly and ladybird decorations on this colourful cake – and you'll love its simplicity...
  • 2 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy

Cheeseburger & chips


(39 ratings)

Homemade burgers and chips beat shop-bought every time. Why not make double and freeze a batch?
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Alex's mega brownies


(34 ratings)

Ten-year-old Alex from London shares this recipe for easy, really rich brownies
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Teddy Christening cake


(0 ratings)

Make an impressive Christening or 1st birthday cake using these simple techniques and our step-by-step photographs
  • 4 hours
  • Easy

Frosted carrot squares


(47 ratings)

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

Courgette muffins


(28 ratings)

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

Chocolate fudge cake


(132 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


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