If you’re always on the search for new family dinner options you’ve come to the right place. As listed below you’ll find a wide variety of tasty, kid friendly dinner ideas which your whole family are sure to love.
4 Family Dinner Ideas:
If your kids are fans of Mexican food you may want to prepare kid friendly enchiladas. If you’ve never prepared enchiladas before they are soft corn tortillas which are filled with cheese, meat, beans, rice and vegetables and are drizzled with salsa. If your kids enjoy eating meat you may want to cook chicken or beef enchiladas while if your kids are vegetarian you may want to prepare rice, tofu and black bean enchiladas. One of the reasons why enchiladas are a great choice for family dinners is that they can be eaten with a knife and fork and are less messy for kids to eat than tacos.
If your children aren’t afraid of trying out exotic foods you may want to teach your children how to roll sushi. One of the benefits of preparing sushi with your kids is that you don’t have to use a hot oven to prepare sushi. Better yet all of your kids will be able to customize their sushi rolls with their favorite ingredients. As an example one child may be excited about preparing tuna and avocado sushi while their sibling may enjoy creating carrot, lettuce and chicken sushi rolls. Just be mindful of the fact that most kids own’t be keen to try wasabi sauce on their sushi rolls as wasabi is an acquired taste.
One child friendly meal that your kids will love in the warmer months of the year are salad and chicken filled pita pockets. Not only are healthy pita pockets a healthy alternative to feeding your kids burgers but your kids are free to choose their own ingredients to place inside of their pita pockets. Alternatively you may want to cut pita pockets in half to use as the base for kid friendly pizzas. Some of the ingredients which you may want to place on the top of your kids’ pita pocket pizzas include mushroom, ham, sausage, cheese, tomatoes and olives.
Ravioli or tortellini:
If your kids love spaghetti bolognese, you may want to introduce your kids to new types of pasta such as ravioli and tortellini .Ravioli and tortellini are kid friendly options as they are effectively pasta parcels which are filled with tasty ingredients such as cheese, spinach and chicken. As there are a wide variety of ravioli and tortellini available, you won’t have any trouble finding ravioli and tortellini which will appeal to your kids. You may even be able to find ravioli and tortellini which is shaped like animals or dinosaurs, which your kids are sure to appreciate.
So if you’re ready to surprise your kids with new meals for dinner you may want to experiment with cooking some of the delicious kid friendly meals which are listed above.