Simple and delicious family-friendly recipes that everyone will enjoy!
Do you have a family of picky eaters? Maybe you are in a cooking rut.. . Tired of cooking the same few meals every single night… I feel ya mama! Sometimes a little family-friendly meal inspiration is just what a busy mama needs. These meals are all tried, true, and kid-approved!
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Family-Friendly Breakfast Ideas
Simple and delicious breakfast ideas that the whole family will love!
Mini Eggo Breakfast Tostadas
Mini breakfast tostadas made from Eggo Waffles are a perfect spin on a classic easy breakfast that the kids will love.
Make-Ahead Muffin Pan Pancakes
Looking for something to make one time and eat for breakfast all week? Make-ahead muffin pan pancakes are perfect for the young and young at heart!
Family Friendly Lunch Ideas
Back To School Lunches
Back to school can be a stressful time, but making back-to-school lunches doesn’t have to add to that stress! These simple ideas are fun, and easy, and the kids will love them!
Need more lunch ideas? These simple healthy lunch ideas are perfect for kids of all ages!
Family-Friendly Snacks and Appetizers
Who doesn’t love a good snack? I know I do! I also love entertaining so I am always finding new easy appetizers to make and serve! These are a few of my absolute favorites that I think you will love as well!
Mini Fruit Pizza
Blackened Shrimp Nachos
These blackened shrimp nachos are not only super easy to make but also perfect for pleasing a hungry crowd!
Chipotle Inspired Black Bean Corn Salsa
If you love Chipotle, then you will love this copycat black bean corn salsa!
Family-Friendly Dinner Ideas
Despite picky kids, busy schedules, and some serious “chef’s block”. I have managed to come up with some pretty great family-friendly dinners that will go perfectly into any meal plan rotation!
Fried Taco Triangles
These fried taco triangles are the perfect way to mix up your taco Tuesday!
One Pot Turkey Chili
If you are looking for a somewhat healthier version of a classic chili, then you my friend have come to the right place! Try this one pot-turkey chili, you won’t even tell the difference!
Keto Taco Skillet
If you want tacos without the carbs, check out this Keto Taco Skillet!
Low Carb Chicken Philly Bake
This low-carb chicken Philly bake is an excellent dinner idea that the whole family will love.
Vegan Chickpea Fajitas
Need a meatless Monday? Thy these chickpea fajitas!
Avocado…Tomatoes…Balsamic Glaze…. YES! This Balsamic Glazed “California” chicken is one healthy dish that will please your pallet and have everyone begging for seconds!
Thai Basil & Sweet Chili Steak & Veggies
Quick and easy, this Thai Basil & Sweet Chili Steak & Veggies is a great weeknight meal.
Southern Pan-Fried Shrimp Cakes
If you are a sucker for seafood, then you will love these super simple shrimp cakes!
Italian Stuffed Shells
Looking for a meatless Monday dinner that will leave you with plenty of leftovers for lunch? Italian stuffed shells are a delicious way to please your pasta craving with some sneaky spinach mixed in!
Turkey Philly Cheesesteak Sliders
The kids will love these pull-apart ground turkey Philly cheesesteak sliders!
Cheesy Beef and Bow Ties
Cheesy Beef and Bow Ties! This easy and delicious dish is perfect for busy moms who just don’t feel like cooking tonight!
Family-Friendly Side Dishes
Of course, you will need some simple side dishes to go along with your meals. These are some of my favorite simple side dishes to go with my family-friendly recipes.
One of my favorites, cornbread is great for holidays and weeknights!
Perfect to pair with pulled pork, this pineapple slaw is a weeknight winner.
Family Friendly Desserts
Probably my favorite course to make, these family-friendly desserts are simple, sweet, and utterly delicious!
No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecake
Easy, no-bake strawberry cheesecake lasagna! Need I say more?
Strawberry Cheesecake Cups
These strawberry cheesecake cups are a simple way to make a smaller version of the cheesecake lasagna for every night.
Grandma’s Oatmeal Cookies
My grandma’s recipe for oatmeal cookies invokes feelings of warmth, family, and a simpler time in life!
Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches
These easy cookie ice cream sandwiches are just as fun to make as they are to eat.
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
Need cookies to make those ice cream sandwiches? Try these peanut butter chocolate chip cookies!
Whether you want to bake them up for a special treat or just need something simple and delicious for your family, these cookies are sure to be a hit. And not only is peanut butter good for you but it also makes these cookies irresistible. With a soft, chewy texture and just the right amount of sweetness, you won’t be able to resist eating one (or two).
Donut Drip Cake
The perfect special occasion cake for beginners! This donut drip cake is perfect for parties!
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