Here are some kid-friendly recipes, family favorites, that are quick and easy to make. Some are simple enough for kids to make on their own, others will need adult supervision and help. The recipes that kids could make on their own will be marked with three stars.
Brown sausage in skillet, drain as usual.
Mix sausage and refried beans together in a large bowl.
Melt butter in skillet, add eggs and scramble as you usually would.
Fill taco shells by layering meat/bean mix, scrambled egg, cheese, tomato, pepper and salsa.
(Yummy for a special brunch - but you will need one hour chilling time)
Butter a 9- by 9-inch baking dish. Layer the bread cubes in bottom.
In a bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, sugar, cinnamon, salt, and vanilla until sugar is completely dissolved.
Pour over bread cubes and cover.
Chill for one hour. Once chilled, make the topping! In a small bowl, stir together butter, sugar, and walnuts with a fork until mixture is crumbly and butter is evenly distributed.
Sprinkle this mixture over the soaked bread cubes.
Bake for 45 minutes at 350 degrees.
*TIP: Optionally you can serve with a bit of maple syrup or powdered sugar drizzled on top!
Cut the pitas in half so you have two half circles, then
cut in half again, creating 4 triangle shapes from each.
Separate and pull bread apart at the edge where it's still attached.
Brush pita chips with butter and sprinkle with sugar and cinnamon.
Bake at 400 degrees F for 5 - 7 minutes.
While baking, prepare sauce by melting together peanut butter, honey and milk in a small saucepan.
Serve chips drizzled with sauce and add sliced apples and banana to the plate for a fun lunch or after school snack.
This makes enough pizza for one child.
Simply use more bagels and toppings of your choice for more children.
Cut bagel in half and spread tomato sauce on each half.
Add cheese over the top of both halves.
Top with favorite toppings and seasonings
or let each of the children top their own for more fun.
Bake on low heat for about 5 to 8 minutes,
just enough that the cheese starts to bubble and edge of bagel browns.
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