Try something new this summer--with more time at home while school's out, get your kids involved in the kitchen! Pick out a recipe and head to the store together. Give each kid a section of the shopping list and challenge them to add only items on their list to the cart. Then, join forces in the kitchen to prepare something fun and yummy (and healthy!) that'll make everyone happy when it comes time to eat.
Here are six mom-approved and kid-approved recipes to get you started.
Microwave Mug Pizza1 of 7
Pizza day with a twist! These are a favorite for kids with different tastes, because everyone gets to customize the flavors in their mug.
Stacked Blueberry Smoothies2 of 7
Bored of the same old smoothie? Struggling to sneak veggies into little bellies? Look no further than these colorful creations.
Homemade Spaghetti O's3 of 7
Need we say more? This recipe is sure to satisfy moms and kids alike, thanks to better nutrition than the canned variety without sacrificing flavor.
Turkey "Sushi" Roll Ups4 of 7
Is everyone rolling their eyes at the thought of yet another turkey sandwich? These "sushi" sandwiches are here to save the day.
Naan Pizza 3 Ways5 of 7
Pizza is an option that never gets old. Here's another healthier spin on the dish with customizable options to please everyone.
Oatmeal Peanut Butter Balls6 of 7
Five ingredients, five minutes to make and fun to eat? Check, check, check!