Bored of homeschooling? Get the kids in the kitchen with these tasty recipes

Bored of homeschooling? Get the kids in the kitchen with these tasty recipes

Cooking is the best way to keep the kids entertained and their bellies full! All these recipes are tried and tested by kids themselves – so they're guaranteed to be approved by your little ones. 

So if you're looking for free things to do when you're bored of homeschooling, want to teach them the basics of cooking, or are simply looking for family-friendly dinners, these recipes are sure to be a hit.

Budding chefs, these are for you...

Easy veggie pizza

Who doesn't love a pizza? You can't go wrong with a crispy base and your fave toppings. This veggie delight is topped with sweetcorn, spinach, cherry tomatoes and crunchy red pepper. Yum! Tempted to give it a go? Check out the recipe here.


Curried fish pie 

Fish pie is the ultimate comfort food in our eyes, but how about giving it a tasty twist with a touch of curry powder? We love it and think you should give it a go too! Pop it in the oven to bubble away and serve. Easy peasy.

Southern chicken

The crispy crunch of the coating on these chicken tenders is unbeatable! Served up with veggie rice balls and spicy mayo sauce and you've got yourself a winner. You'll never want to buy shop-bought again! Check out the recipe here.

Chicken & mushroom pasta 

Name a better combo than chicken and mushroom. We'll wait.. This deliciously creamy pasta dish is a winner with the whole family, whether you're looking for a quick weekday dinner or easy weekend dish. This is bound to be a winner with the kids!

Sesame salmon

The flavours in this yummy dish are hard to beat! Top your salmon pieces with honey, soy sauce and sweet chilli for a delectably sticky topping. Serve your sesame salmon with easy rice and veggies for a superb supper.

Nachos with salsa

Nacho cheese! Who doesn't love a yummy nacho spread on a Friday night, these are an absolute treat. Top your wheat and corn tortillas with a mix of your fave roasted veggies and a dollop of créme fraîche and dig in! 

Chilli con carne

Chilli con carne is a classic in every household, and this is an easy peasy recipe that the whole family will absolutely love. Our yummy chilli calls for 1tsp of chilli powder, but add more if you love a bit of heat! Serve up on either sweet potatoes or regular potatoes and enjoy!

easy Chicken curry

Packed with flavour and simple to throw together, who needs a takeaway when you have this recipe as your to-go?! Serve our yummy chicken curry with either brown rice or basmati rice and dig in. You can also make a big batch of this and freeze to enjoy later!


Feeling inspired to cook up a family favourite the kids will love? Grab all your ingredients at or find your local store here.