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School holiday recipes

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Keep the little ones busy over the school break by joining you in the kitchen. From easy cupcakes to tasty pizzas, we've got plenty of fun foodie projects.


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  • Easy strawberry ice cream

    Easy strawberry ice cream

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.10 ratings

    Children aged 3-6 can enjoy getting stuck in to making and eating this summery treat. Add your own toppings for extra fun

  • Courgette muffins

    Courgette muffins

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.32 ratings

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

  • Wrap-your-own spring rolls

    Easy spring rolls

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.11 ratings

    Make these simple spring rolls with the children – fill pastry parcels with chicken, prawns and veg and serve with a homemade dipping sauce

  • Frosted carrot squares on plate with pink sweets

    Carrot cake traybake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.84 ratings

    This easy carrot cake traybake is perfect for getting kids practicing their cooking skills. Take a handful of ingredients and turn them into a teatime treat

  • Vegan Thai green curry in a bowl

    Vegan Thai green curry

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.16 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

  • Jelly & custard trifle cut into squares in baking tin

    Jelly & custard trifle squares

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Create this retro jelly and custard trifle using cheat’s ingredients. It’s a completely make-ahead dessert, so ideal for a stress-free get together

  • 5 easy pizza toppings

    5 easy pizza toppings

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Knock up a quick dough base then choose one of these exciting toppings for an easy homemade Italian feast

  • Crackin’ cress heads

    Crackin’ cress heads

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Children will love these eggshells with living cress 'hair', a great table decoration for Sunday lunch

  • Chocolate truffle egg box

    Chocolate truffle egg box

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    Pop rich chocolate sweets rolled in nuts and cocoa in an empty egg box for an extra-special finish

  • Quick banana ice cream

    Quick banana ice cream

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.34 ratings

    A no-churn ice cream that's low-fat, superhealthy and counts as one of your five-a-day

  • Peach iced tea served on a tray

    Peach iced tea

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Beat the heat on summer days with a refreshing glass of peach iced tea. Sure to be a hit with the whole family, you could also make it with raspberries

  • Nutty caramel & choc sundaes

    Nutty caramel & choc sundaes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Reach into your storecupboard and freezer to create this sumptuous ice cream medley with salted peanuts, biscuits and caramel

  • Baked dippy eggs

    Baked dippy eggs

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.10 ratings

    This fun, easy recipe has been specially created for children aged 3-6 - so they can make you breakfast

  • Chocolate Easter nests with chocolate eggs in cases

    Easy Easter nests

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.27 ratings

    These easy chocolate nests are the perfect Easter treat. They're simple enough for kids to get involved and they need just three ingredients

  • Slices of iced brownies

    Gooey brownies

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.53 ratings

    Make our rich, gooey brownies with the kids for an easy dessert or baking project. These fudgy chocolate squares are delicious with ice cream

  • Chloe's pink tiramisu

    Chloe's pink tiramisu

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    A light, fruity, fresh, no-cook dish from 12-year-old Good Food reader Chloe

  • Family meals: Easy fish cakes

    Family meals: Easy fish cakes

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.26 ratings

    These freezable and simple-to-make fish patties are ideal as a family meal or can be made and frozen individually as a quick last-minute kids supper, from toddlers to teens

  • Tuna & sweetcorn slice

    Tuna & sweetcorn slice

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.24 ratings

    This easy budget supper uses ready-rolled pastry to make an open pie - experiment with your own toppings

  • Beef schnitzel

    Beef schnitzel

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Junior Good Food readers, Olivia, Grace & Emma, share their child-friendly, pan-fried beef recipe

  • Toffee popcorn bark

    Toffee popcorn bark

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.16 ratings

    This simple chocolate slab broken into pieces is a crunchy and moreish snack, perfect for a kids party

  • Squished tomato pasta sauce

    Squished tomato pasta sauce

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Help kids aged 3-6 make their own superhealthy fresh tomato sauce to go with pasta

  • Easy cheesy frittata

    Easy cheesy frittata

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.21 ratings

    This simple lunch dish is a great way of getting children aged 5-9 involved in the kitchen

  • Carla's Leek & cheese muffins

    Carla's Leek & cheese muffins

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.29 ratings

    Young Good Food reader Carla loves making up her own recipes, like these easy snacks that go brilliantly with soup

  • Chocolate brownie cake

    Chocolate brownie cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.516 ratings

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


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