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Product Details

  • Series: Better Homes and Gardens Cooking
  • Paperback: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Better Homes & Gardens; 1 edition (March 23, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1118173600
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118173602
  • Product Dimensions: 7.5 x 0.6 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #260,461 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Simple recipes that will satisfy even the pickiest eaters!

Making healthy foods kids will love is a challenge for many busy parents. In Parents Quick & Easy Kid-Friendly Meals, the editors of Parents magazine offer 125 simple, nutritious recipes for every meal of the day, as well as snacks, drinks, and treats. This book provides just what you need to make mealtime fuss-free and satisfying.

Look inside for delicious recipes including:

  • Tasty, healthy breakfasts: Fast Frittata, German Pancake with Berries, Peaches & Cream Smoothie

  • Fun, hearty lunches: All-Star Sliders, Ravioli & Meatball Soup, Greek Kabob Salad, Kiddie Cobb

  • Satisfying suppers: Butterfly Shrimp Skewers, Pecan-Crusted Fish Sticks, Nutty Noodles, Taco Casserole

  • Nutritious snacks: Fun Focaccia, Mini Nacho Cups, Pear-Bear Muffins, Cheese Fondue

  • Sweet treats: Peanut-Butter Cookies, Monkey Business Cupcakes, Warm Fruit & Cake Cups, Pixie Cakes

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I am so pleased with the two recipes I've tried, and can't wait to try more!
Julie H
All of the recipes are easy to make and have ingredients that are easy to find at the grocery store.
Jennifer
The recipes are delicious, easy to make, relatively quick to make, and healthy.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Books and Chocolate TOP 500 REVIEWER on April 24, 2012
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This cookbook by the editors of Parents Magazine offers over 100 dishes that the whole family can enjoy, from breakfasts to dinners and desserts. Even though I no longer have younger children at home, I found plenty of recipes my grown-up family can enjoy. The appeal to kids is mostly in the simplicity and presentation of the food with lots of ideas for making it fun (using cookie cutters to create shapes for sandwiches, cheese, and fruit, for example).

The cookbook has lots of color photographs to inspire any cook, and offers recipes for breakfast, lunch, supper (including side dishes), snacks and drinks, and treats/desserts. I liked the suggestion that most kids wake up hungry and aren't as likely to be fussy about what they eat so breakfast is a good meal to introduce new foods. The other thing I liked about this cookbook is that "kid-friendly" means the recipes use basic healthy ingredients that can be found at any grocery store and very few processed foods, which makes it adult-friendly as well. The emphasis is on using whole grains, lean meats, lower sodium ingredients, and fresh fruit and vegetables.

Lunch recipes geared to get out of the peanut butter and jelly, mac and cheese rut include a great Kiddie Cob Salad featuring diced turkey, cheese, chick peas, grapes, avocado, and red leaf lettuce that can be enjoyed as finger food. Other recipes encourage ways to include vegetables and fruit in a dish such as Butternut Squash Casserole that is a version of macaroni and cheese with a healthy twist, and Pumpkin Penne that has canned pumpkin added to the pasta. Some of the salads include the addition of fruit.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By M. McFadden on May 6, 2013
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I was running out of ideas for my picky eater. Most recipes are probably what you'd make already, but cuter or with slightly healthier variations. It's not really geared to picky eaters, so don't look for solutions here. There's a lot of recipes that left me wondering, "If my kid would et that recipe, why wouldn't I just make it from my own recipe.". It does have nice pictures and good nutritional information, which were helpful.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Julie H on April 7, 2014
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I am so pleased with the two recipes I've tried, and can't wait to try more! The low maintenance lasagna (with shredded carrots) and taco casserole were both SO easy and quick to prepare....and provided several meals that the whole family ate! Couldn't be more pleased with what we've tried so far.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Jennifer on December 5, 2012
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I purchased this book a couple months ago so I could learn how to cook kid-friendly meals and this really delivers! All of the recipes are easy to make and have ingredients that are easy to find at the grocery store. Unlike a lot of my cookbooks I am still using this one!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By leomom on July 23, 2012
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I have tried the recipes featured in an issue of Parents Magazine and they were great for mom and dad. My 2yr old son is a very picky eater right now, so we're looking forward to trying them out.
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By RW on August 3, 2012
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The recipes are delicious, easy to make, relatively quick to make, and healthy. I am looking forward to making meals for my twin infants from this cookbook as they get older.
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