Kid (and Hubby) Friendly Recipes

Kid (and Hubby) Friendly Recipes
(Recipe Collection)

16 Recipes Created by CHRIS2365

If you have kids and a husband who turn up their nose at "healthy" food, then here are some recipes that they're sure to like Just don't tell anyone it's good for them!

Recipes in this Collection

Mock Kettle Popcorn
Very Good 4.8/5
(21 ratings)
Mock Kettle Popcorn

Cookbook creator says: You gotta have popcorn for family movie night, right?Submitted by LRONNE

Carbs: 12.6g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 61.1
Sweet & Crispy Apple Chips
Very Good 4.0/5
(86 ratings)
Sweet & Crispy Apple Chips

Cookbook creator says: Well, of course I had to include this recipe, I made it up! Follow the instructions exactly and you and your family will enjoy the tasty results.Submitted by CHRIS2365

Carbs: 11g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 42.4
Applesauce Oatmeal Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(2586 ratings)
Applesauce Oatmeal Muffins

Cookbook creator says: My husband, in particular, loves these muffins. I bake up a big batch and freeze them in Zip-loc bags. Nuke at medium in the microwave for 40 seconds, topped with a thin smear of peanut butter? Yummmy after-school snack!Submitted by JOJOMKE

Carbs: 23.6g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 93.2
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Jennifer's Ultimate Burgers
Very Good 4.3/5
(3 ratings)
Jennifer's Ultimate Burgers

Cookbook creator says: If you have kids who freak at the sight of anything green, you may want to omit the parsley and basil.Submitted by JENNIFFRM

Carbs: 5g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 26g | Calories: 195.8
Whole-Grain Banana Pancakes with Blackberry Syrup
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)
Whole-Grain Banana Pancakes with Blackberry Syrup

Cookbook creator says: It's an event anytime that I make pancakes (kind of rare), so I usually reserve something fun like this for a "breakfast for dinner" occasion. Add turkey sausage and a glass of milk and everyone's happy!Submitted by GWYNNEVERE.

Carbs: 37.8g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 6.5g | Protein: 11.3g | Calories: 225.2
Chicken Quesadillas
Good 3.4/5
(5 ratings)
Chicken Quesadillas

Cookbook creator says: OK, I'll be honest. Hubby, younger son and I get the full version with peppers and onion, but my 6-year old gets the stripped down chicken/cheese version. But really, I could give them quesadillas for lunch 4 days a week and they'd be thrilled.Submitted by SKINNYLUPE22

Carbs: 7.1g | Fat: 16.4g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 8.2g | Calories: 190.9
Mama Love's Lighter Cinnamon Rolls
Very Good 4.6/5
(11 ratings)
Mama Love's Lighter Cinnamon Rolls

Cookbook creator says: I'm sure my husband would marry me all over again if I'd make him cinnamon rolls on a regular basis!

Carbs: 32.8g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 138.1
Simple Chicken Pot Pie
Very Good 4.2/5
(11 ratings)
Simple Chicken Pot Pie

Cookbook creator says: Hey, if you save those little pie tins from prepackaged pot pies for these, the kids love them even more!Submitted by ~KARA~

Carbs: 26.5g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 11.4g | Calories: 172.5
Grape Salad
Incredible! 5.0/5
(10 ratings)
Grape Salad

Cookbook creator says: I wouldn't call it a side dish! Serve it in little sundae dishes, add a cherry on top and tell the kids it's dessert!Submitted by MEP548

Carbs: 26.9g | Fat: 9.8g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 196.6
Stovetop Meatloaf Muffins
Very Good 4.6/5
(28 ratings)
Stovetop Meatloaf Muffins

Cookbook creator says: Everyone at my home loves meatloaf. Done in muffin cups just makes it that much better for the kids - they love unique presentations like this.Submitted by BOINGO

Carbs: 11.4g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 12.8g | Calories: 138.3
Cheesy Chicken Cordon Bleu
Very Good 4.9/5
(8 ratings)
Cheesy Chicken Cordon Bleu

Cookbook creator says: Cheese? Ham? Chicken? What's not to love? I sub a different kind of cheese (hate Swiss), but other than that, this is a fun little recipe for a special dinner.Submitted by MYKIDSMOMMA

Carbs: 11.7g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 32.7g | Calories: 224.1
Spicy Honey Kissed Chicken
Very Good 4.0/5
(4 ratings)
Spicy Honey Kissed Chicken

Cookbook creator says: I would be lost without chicken, it's a staple in our house at least two nights a week. Here's a nice way to prepare that's tasty, but doesn't freak out your picky eaters.Submitted by AUTHENTICMOM

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 5.1g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 26.6g | Calories: 179.3
High Fiber Low Fat English Muffin Pizza
Very Good 4.3/5
(36 ratings)
High Fiber Low Fat English Muffin Pizza

Cookbook creator says: I use the pizza sauce in a squeeze jar and top with a couple of slices of turkey pepperoni too - pizza for breakfast, lunch or a snack - yum!Submitted by FLUTTEROFSTARS

Carbs: 24.5g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 8.5g | Protein: 13.9g | Calories: 165
Fiber-licious Marshmallow Treats
(no ratings)
Fiber-licious Marshmallow Treats

Cookbook creator says: I love the idea of this. Kids think it's a treat but it's healthier than most breakfasts with a whole lotta fiber!Submitted by CHRIS2365

Carbs: 18.3g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 3.8g | Calories: 77
Black Bean Burrito Bake
Very Good 4.0/5
(48 ratings)
Black Bean Burrito Bake

Half of the beans are finely chopped to give the filling a thick, creamy consistency. This dish can be made up to 8 hours in advance and chilled; just bring it back to room temperature before baking.

Carbs: 80.1g | Fat: 12.5g | Fiber: 16.2g | Protein: 25.3g | Calories: 519.6
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