Kids Food Recipes | Food Recipes for Toddlers | Kids Dinner Ideas

Collection of Healthy, Fun and Balanced Kids Food Recipes. Such fun recipes will make your kid show more interest towards food and finish their plate.

The entire process of making food for kids is a daunting task. They are fussy about what they eat, when they eat and how much they eat. I have been able to control all three aspects largely with meal planning. Meal planning in advance led to more time at hand to put some creativity into play. Hence, were born these pretty set kids meals or Kids Food Recipes.

These were as much fun to make as they were to eat for my daughter. She started showing more interest towards her meals and food in general. She is now an inquisitive child who talks about food on meal times and also devours the food served to her with a grin on her face a sparkle in her eyes.

I will keep adding to this list. Here are the links to Kids Meals / Kids Food Recipes.

 

Lemon Rice with Chicken Pops – Kids Meal #1,  

Lemon Rice served with Crispy Chicken Pop  and vegetable Tree make our first in the series of Kids Meals. Crispy chicken and lemon rice combination is fun and a balanced meal.

Chicken Pop served with Lemon rice and vegetable tree make our first in the series of Kids Meals. Crispy chicken and lemon rice combination is fun and a balanced meal

Aloo Puri with Halwa and Chana Navami Meal | Kids Meal #2.

A meal of aloo puri (or aloo poori) with sweet halwa and chane is made during Ashthami (8th Day of Navaratri) or Navami (9th Day of Navaratri). Festive kids meal of fried bread, potato curry, semolina halwa, Black chickpeas dry veg, cucumber boat and chocolate banana sushi.

A meal of aloo puri (or poori) with sweet halwa and chane is made during Ashmthami (8th Day of Navaratri) or Navami (9th Day of Navaratri). Festive kids meal of fried bread, potato curry, semolina halwa, Black Chickpea Dry Veg, Cucumber Boat and Chocolate Banana Sushi

Bow Tie Pasta in Creamy Mushroom Sauce | Kids Meal #3

Cute Bow tie pasta with healthy vegetables made in a luscious and creamy mushroom sauce, served with garlic bread car, steamed corn wheels, Grilled Chicken, bowl of curd and dry fruits. This kids pasta meal is a winner!

For the Mushroom Sauce 2 tbsp Olive oil or Regular Oil 1/2 cup Onion, finely chopped 1 tbsp Garlic, finely chopped 1 cup, Mushrooms, finely chopped 1 tbsp Whole wheat flour or All purpose flour 1 cup Milk (hot) 1/2 tsp Black pepper powder Salt to taste For the Pasta 2 cups Bow Tie Pasta 1 tbsp Olive oil or Regular Oil 1/2 cup Mixed Bell Peppers, cut into triangles 1 tsp, Garlic, finely chopped Salt to taste 1 tsp Black pepper powder 1/2 tsp Italian Seasoning (or Oregano, Red chili flakes and Basil) 2 tbsp Fresh Coriander, finely chopped Instructions For the Mushroom Sauce Heat oil in a pan and add garlic. Saute for half a minute. Now add onion and saute until translucent (or soft). Now add mushrooms and saute until mushrooms are soft and leave water. Now add flour and mix well. Fry for another minute or until the raw smell of flour disappears. Now add hot milk and mix well until the sauce is thick. Add Salt and pepper to taste. For the Pasta Boil Pasta as per packet instructions. Any pasta can be taken here. In a pan, heat oil and add garlic. Saute for half a minute. Now add bell peppers and toss the pan to mix all contents. Keep the gas on high. Now quickly add salt, pepper and toss again. Add mushroom sauce prepared above and mix well. Add pasta water if the sauce is very thick. Now add the cooked pasta and mix through. Sprinkle Italian Seasoning and coriander and serve hot.

Methi Theplas with Paneer Bhurji | Kids Meal #4

Easy, Fragrant and soft Gujarati Methi Thepla recipe, served with Paneer Bhurji make for a perfect and simple meal for the kids. Alongside I served a peanut butter and dry fruit bee, a bowl of curd and vegetable salad.

Easy, Fragrant and soft Gujarati Methi thepla recipe, served with paneer bhurji make for a perfect and simple meal for the kids. Alongside I served a peanut butter and dry fruit bee, a bowl of curd and vegetable salad.

Broccoli Curry with Paratha | Kids Meal #5

An easy and healthy 10 minute broccoli curry with the goodness of vegetables served with heart-shaped parathas, a bowl of curd, a cucumber ring puzzle and watermelon popsicle.

An easy and healthy 10 minute broccoli curry with the goodness of vegetables served with heart shaped parathas, a bowl of curd, a cucumber ring puzzle and watermelon popsicles.

Vegetable Idli with Paneer Fingers | Kids Meal #6

Vegetable Idli is a very common breakfast from South India. Addition of vegetables makes it more nutritious. This nutritious meal is served with sambar and coconut chutney. Crispy and delicious Paneer Fingers add the much needed fun factor to the meal.

Vegetable Idli is a very common breakfast from South India. Addition of vegetables makes it more nutritious. This nutritious meal is served with sambar and coconut chutney. Crispy and delicious Paneer Fingers add the much needed fun factor to the meal.

Beetroot Dosa with Teddy Upma | Kids Meal #7

Beetroot Dosa or Beet Dosa is a very nutritious breakfast and a great way to feed kids beetroot. These pink dosa are served with Sambar and Coconut chutney. Little teddy upma add the fun factor and fruits bring freshness into the meal.

Beetroot Dosa or Beet Dosa is a very nutritious breakfast and a great way to feed kids beetroot. These pink dosa are served with Sambar and Coconut chutney. Litle teddy upma add the fun factor and fruits bring freshness into the meal.

Vegetable Gratin Bread Pizza with Chana Chat | Kids Meal #8

Vegetable au gratin is an easy, healthy, one casserole baked dish, which is quick and easy to make. Gratin is served with cute baked bread pizza and a nutritious black chickpea chana chat.

Vegetable au gratin is an easy, healthy, one cassarole baked dish, which is qick and easy to make. Gratin is served with cute baked bread pizza and a nutritious black chickpea chana chat.

These meals will give you loads of ideas for dinner/snack and they are balanced as well. Go ahead and make nutritionally rich Kids Food Recipes.

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  1. Wonderful options and loved the presentation.. I am following your blog for some time now and thanks to you we have recently introduced few healthy options in our kids’ meals!

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