Kid Kritics Approved - Healthy Foods for Kids

Identifying healthier foods that your family deserves,
and your kids will love!

 

Healthy Recipes for Kids

Filter recipes by mealtime:
Find recipes that fuel your:

View All Kid Kritics Approved Recipes

Super Iron Tex Mex Falafel Chip Bake by Sally

A hearty tex-mex casserole loaded with iron!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Super Quick Pot Pie

This is a healthier version of pot pie, made super fast and simple! Versitle too - you can use anything for the filling, great for using up leftover veggies.

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Sweet Potato Treat

What a great way to enjoy your sweet potato! Simple with only 4 ingredients this recipe can be for dinner or desert.

( Categories: Lunch, Snacks, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Tasty Chicken Franks

Uncured chicken franks from Shelton's Poultry boiled in water and beer - don't worry, the alcohol cooks out as it boils making it safe for kids. Add condiments and watch their smiling faces as they devour these super delicious franks.

( Categories: Lunch )   View Grocery List

 

The Best Tuna Salad Sandwich

Simple, yet delicious tuna salad sandwich!

( Categories: Lunch )   View Grocery List

 

Tiger Stripe Snack

A fun snack!  Kebobs of olives and cheese using carrot sticks as the skewer = brilliant!!   Natalie from Super Healthy Kids shared this recipe with us.

( Categories: Lunch, Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Tortilla Roll-Ups

Just layer cream cheese, sliced turkey, shredded white cheese, lettuce and tomato on a tortilla, roll up and eat it before someone else does!

( Categories: Lunch )   View Grocery List

 

Totally Terrific Tuna Casserole by Kelley

A cheesy tuna casserole with a fun twist - EatSmart Naturals Whole Grain Cheese Curls!  Sure to be a family favorite.

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Tuna Salad with Humbles by Melody

"I made my 4 year old son tuna salad, and a side of Humbles chips for dipping. He would eat the Humbles by themselves, but the tuna was a bonus!" (Melody, mom of 1)

( Categories: Lunch, Snacks, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Turkey Burgers

Juicy turkey burgers on the grill!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Turkey Meatballs with Veggie Crisps by Emily

Homemade turkey meatballs with garlic and oregano using EatSmart Naturals Veggie Crisps in place of bread crumbs!  Delicious!!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Turkey Meatloaf Bites

These bite sized ground turkey meatloafs are full of extra nutrition from the fresh spinach and carrots. 

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Turkey Pizza with Almond Cheeze

Homemade pizza with ground turkey, marinara sauce, and almond cheeze!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Turkey Ricotta Meatball Sandwich by Stacy

Turkey meatballs in marinara sauce served on a bun with wilted spinach and Almond Cheeze!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Turkey Spinach Meatballs

Great recipe to make in batch and freeze! Delicious turkey meatballs with the added nutrition and flavor of spinach. Serve with your favorite pasta or make it into a meatball sub sandwich.

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Turkey Taco Roll Ups by Liz

Soft tacos rolled up and held in place with cupcake toppers to appeal to little ones!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Tzatziki-Cucumber Yogurt Dip

So easy, this classic dip is a mix of Greek Yogurt, cucumber, fresh garlic, lemon juice and dill. 

( Categories: Lunch, Snacks, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Veggie and Cheese Pasta Salad

Choose your pasta shape, cook and coat with olive oil, then add broccoli florets, peas, tomatoes, white cheese, and finally some balsamic vinegar and a touch of lemon or lime juice. Fast and fresh!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Veggie Corn Chip Casserole

Take your veggie casserole to the next notch with the delicious addition of RW Garcia Corn Chips!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Veggie Freekeh

Deliciously satisfying green wheat grain with veggies! Made super easy with Freekeh Tamari flavored. 

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Veggie Pasta Salad

Simple to make and simply delicious! A salad of broccoli florets, cherry tomatoes, shredded cheese and Italian dressing, all combined with your favorite whole grain or gluten-free pasta.

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Veggie Stix Chicken Fingers by Kelly

Crushed Veggie Stix by Good Health Natural Foods give homemade chicken fingers a nice, crunchy crust, while sneaking in a few extra veggie nutrients and avoiding the deep frying!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Veggie Stix Nachos by Deidre

Traditional nacho taste, but made with Veggie Stix by Good Health Natural Foods.  This new recipe idea is full of flavor and fun!

( Categories: Lunch, Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Wild Blueberry Applesauce by Michele

Fresh apples cooked in wild blueberry juice with fresh lemon juice and cinnamon. Delightful and delicious!

( Categories: Lunch, Snacks, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Will's Favorite Tuna Cheese Melt Sandwich

Warm and yummy, this tuna melt with celery, canola mayonnaise, seasoned salt and grated cheese all on whole-grain bread will come out of your toaster oven and into their tummies with rave reviews!

( Categories: Lunch )   View Grocery List

 

Zatar Meatloaf by Heather

Delicious and flavorful meatloaf recipe - turn this everyday meal into a special treat for the whole family!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Zatar Shrimp Tacos by Heather

Change tacos from ordinary to extraordinary by using shrimp and flavorful Zatar Chips!

( Categories: Lunch, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Apple Cinnamon Cheesecake Shots

A deliciously healthier version of cheesecake made with Greek yogurt and a touch of cinnamon and apples in individual servings - in shot glasses!  Perfect for a party!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Apple Crumb Coffee Cake by Karen and Tina

This moist and delicious coffee cake is sure to please your guests.  Adding the apple slices is so simple when you use Crispy Cinnamon Apple Chips by Good Health Natural Foods!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Banana Almond Butter Pops (Freeze Pops!)

Tasty freeze pops with almond butter for protein and healthy omega-3 fatty acids!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Banana Pudding with Cookie Dippers

Pudding whipped with banana and served with cookies for dipping!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Barbara's Puffins Muffins

Delicious muffins made with Cinnamon Puffins Cereal.  This recipe is Kid Kritics Approved!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Barbara's Snackimals Banana Pudding

Delicious banana pudding recipe made with wheat-free Snackimal cookies.  Plus, the Kid Kritics loved it!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Berry Greek Dessert Shots

Delicious perfect sized portions of berry Greek yogurt desserts with Puffins crumbs on the bottom.

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Black Bean Chocolate Fudge Brownies (flourless)

Your family will love these brownies.  They are wheat-free, gluten-free, flourless, and they provide fiber, protein, and iron from black beans.  Really, they do taste good.  Just ask the Kid Kritics ... they loved them!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Black Bean Taco Dip

Black bean dip flavored with taco seasoning...grab some tortilla chips and veggies and and start dipping!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Blue Barn Pops

A super easy summer kid pleaser - ice pops made from fresh oranges and strawberries, and blueberry juice

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Blueberry Lemon Pie with Cookie Crust

A delicious blueberry pie with a crushed sandwich cookie crust. Quick and easy.

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Blueberry Walnut Fudge by Laura

A delicious chocolate fudge with wild blueberries and walnuts!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Brownie Bites, Gluten-Free

Mini brownies topped with creamy whipped topping and fresh raspberries!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Butternut Banana Mini Muffins

This banana bread has nurtients from both bananas and butternut squash.  It is gluten-free and easy to make with Pamela's Baking & Pancake Mix!  You can also make it into mini muffins!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Cashew Oatmeal Drops

Rolled oats, cashew butter, chopped cashews, honey, cinnamon, raisins, and egg. Easy, quick and delicious. Make lots!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Cheezy Broccoli Bites

Gluten-free breaded broccoli bites.  They make a great snack, appetizer, or side dish. 

( Categories: Snacks, Dinner )   View Grocery List

 

Chicken Nachos

Nachos with chicken, cheese, beans, tomatoes, and cilantro.

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Chocolate Almond Bites

If you crave something sweet any time of the day or an easy and healthy dessert this is the perfect recipe for you! Full of nutrients and so yummy that you can even ask for two! 

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Chocolate Avocado Pudding

This smooth and so chocolaty delicious pudding has no artificial food colorings or sweetners!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Chocolate Granola Bites by Elizabeth

These super quick and delicious treats are perfect to satisfy that sweet craving!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

Creamy chocolate and peanut butter pudding in a chocolate and peanut butter crust.  Yum!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Cool Blueberry Pie

A buttered cookie crumb crust with a cool blueberry filling is a wonderful sweet treat, especially in the Summer!

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Creme Brulee

This is a lighter version of creme brulee using reduced fat milk instead of heavy cream - perfect for a holiday indulgence with a little less guilt!  Plus, it's made with lactose free milk making it ideal for those with a lactose sensitivity. 

( Categories: Snacks )   View Grocery List

 

Visit the co-branded pages of our featured manufacturers:

Annie's Homegrown|
Artisana|
Barbara's Bakery|
Bitsy's Brainfoods|
Bragg|
Cabot Creamery|
Crunchmaster|
Flamous Brands|
Freekeh Foods|
Good Health Natural Foods|
Greens+|
Hero Nutritionals|
Iceland Spring|
Lisanatti Foods|
Little Me Tea|
Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods|
Naturipe|
Once Again|
Pamela's Products|
Plainville Farms|
Rudi's Gluten-Free Bakery|
Rudi's Organic Bakery|
RW Garcia|
Shady Maple Farms|
Shelton's|
Simply Organic|
SNO|
Upfront Foods|
Veggie Fries|
Vita Spelt|
Wholesome Sweeteners|
Wyman's of Maine