From Twigged Candy Apples to Candy-Concealing Desserts

By: Courtney Scharf - Published:
These creative kid-friendly recipes show how simple and fun cooking and baking can be.

Developed with younger taste buds in mind, these recipes are mostly desserts, but make a valiant effort to try to incorporate healthy ingredients like fruit. Because children can be picky when they eat, these culinary creations often incorporate beloved characters into the mix, making eating a more fun and enjoyable experience. Sure to please parents and their young ones alike, the recipes are often simple enough to be made with kids in mind, and don't take an extraordinary amount of time or effort.

Cake pops, in particular, have become a great option for kids. Easy to transport and simple to make, recipes like these are redefining children's food.