Easy dinner recipes are always in style, and with Mother’s Day around the corner our goal is to have Mom equipped with the best fun homemade day possible! That means easy dinner recipes for the kids to make for Mom! …What better way to say “MOM! You Rock!” than a homecooked dinner? We’ve gathered 31 amazing recipes that are easy to make for kids at all different ages. Whether you are preparing for a special mommy-and-me moment in the kitchen, or you want to try this recipe on your own! This will be a great resource for you.
Moms, refer to this list to find great recipes your kids can help you make!
Kids, surprise mom with one of these great easy recipe ideas for dinner!
Give mom something that you made yourself, something that you spent effort and time. A gift with love! Why not cook her a special dinner. She’ll definitely appreciate it.
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31 Easy Dinner Recipes for Kids to Make Mom on Mother’s Day
Here are 31 easy dinner recipes you can make for Mom on Mother’s Day. (MOM, here are 31 easy dinner recipes that won’t make a huge mess that your kid will be proud of making!!) With these recipes, everyone wins.
1. Baked Parmesan Zucchini
Make this nutritious zucchini appetizer to surprise mom with something tasty and healthy that the whole family will enjoy! Get recipe here.
2. Homemade Hamburger Helper
Hamburger helper is a meal go-to that the kids will love making. Full of flavors, and nutrients! Make it here.
3. French Bread Pizzas
Make easy french bread pizza, get the whole family involved and go crazy with all the fun topping possibilities! Recipe here.
4. Taco Pizza
Love tacos AND pizza? Mix them together for a fun family dish to make for Mom on Mother’s Day! Get recipe here.
5. Crescent Dogs
Make your own mini pigs in a blanket with this easy recipe form Pillsbury! Wrap up the little weenie’s with crescent dough and pop them in the oven for a fun little treat that is simple to make, and fun to slather in sauce and serve with veggies for a home cooked family meal. Recipe here.
6. Pizza Rolls
Everybody loves the taste of pepperoni and cheese. Make this pizza roll for a fun pizza dinner for Mom on Mother’s Day. Get recipe here>>
7. Healthy Broccoli Mac & Cheese
Make this creamy and crusty healthy mac & cheese recipe. It’s so good, Mom is sure to love it. We’ve got all your bases covered, because the cheesy broccoli in this dish is irresistible! Recipe here.
8. Easy Pinwheel Sandwiches
How fun are these turkey and basil pinwheel sandwiches? They’re easy and fast to prepare for a meal to grab on the go! Get recipe here.
9. Breakfast in a Cup
Make breakfast for dinner with these savory breakfast cups! All you need is a muffin tin and a few staple ingredients for a fun meal that the kids will feel proud of making. Recipe here.
10. Pizza Mac ‘n’ Cheese
We already have already listed pizza tacos, and healthy mac & cheese, time to make another family favorite and combine pizza with mac & cheese for the perfect mix of pepperoni-cheesey-goodness! Make it here.
11. Homemade Cinnamon Rolls
Here’s another one of our favorite breakfast-for-dinner recipes! Everyone loves cinnamon rolls, roll these guys out from scratch (or use the store-bought kind) for a fun sweet treat that will melt in Mom’s mouth and warm her heart. Make it here
12. Chicago Hot Dog Salad
This dish contains sweet pickled relish, spicy brown mustard, and coleslaw to accompany your ballpark favorite. A healthy dish that’s fun and easy to whip up and serve Momfor dinner. Get recipe here>>
13. Sloppy Joe Slider
Sloppy Joes are always a good dish to make. They’re super easy, flavorful, and fun to eat. Get sloppy without making a huge mess in the kitchen, and make sloppy Joes for dinner with this kid-friendly recipe. P.S. They’ve added grated zucchini to give this recipe a veggie boost! Recipe here.
14. Pasta Salad
A pasta salad is a simple way to mix amazing flavors and textures together. Make a special day even more special with this kid-friendly pasta salad. Get recipe.
15. Buffalo Cauliflower
These Cauli-wings are like buffalo wings, but healthy, and easy to make! Another great recipe idea for kids to learn how vegetables can be healthy AND tasty! Recipe here.
16. Creamy Chicken Casserole
The casserole is another easy, hearty, go-to, family recipe. This Creamy Chicken Casserole is perfect and easy to prepare. Loaded with chicken, veggies, and a whole lot of creamy wonderful goodness the family will surely love. Get recipe here.
17. Homemade Pizza
Mmmm another pizza recipe! If the kids are just learning to cook, it might be easier to buy the dough from the store, but everything else is super fun and easy to throw together for one big happy family pizza party! Recipe Here.
18. Brie Blueberry Waffles
Make Mom the best waffles of her life with this brie blueberry waffle recipe. Use store-bought waffle mix to make it kid-friendly. She won’t even mind that she’s having breakfast for dinner, it’s the sentiment that counts. Recipe Here.
19. Kielbasa and Cabbage
Make a Kielbasa and Cabbage dish in minutes. This sausage dish is easy to prepare and packed with flavor. A great serving of protein and vegetables in a tasty dish that kids can learn to make and the family will love. Make it here.
20. Sweet Potato Hash
Make this hash for breakfast or dinner. It is sure to fill you up, and become a go-to meal for any occasion, year round. Mix your own avocado cream sauce to keep it summery, or add cranberries and make it in the fall. Your kids will love tossing all these ingredients together and seeing how amazing this healthy and simple meal can taste! Recipe here.
21. Carrot Salad
Make this fun nutritious side dish. Carrots are a kid favorite, this recipe will show kids that carrots are a great way to add flavor to a meal in more ways than one! Whip up your carrot salad for lunch or dinner. Find it here.
22. Chicken Pot Pie Casserole
Make this easy casserole by mixing the ingredients in a pan, and covering them with your pie crust. Allow to bake and watch this delicious home cooked recipe come to life. The kids will love helping make this dish. Get it here.
23. Stuffed Bell Peppers
It’s hard to go wrong with stuffed bell peppers. Help kids open up the bell peppers and stuff all the delicious ingredients inside. Allow them to cook, then watch as the whole family enjoys this recipe! Make it here.
24. Homemade Burritos
These healthy homemade burritos are so easy to make and so good to eat! Combine ingredients, heat, build burrito, and enjoy! The whole family will love this recipe, it’s also easy to adjust this recipe to meet any special taste-bud demands. Recipe here.
25. Zucchini Boats
Zucchini Pizza boats are a wonderful dinner to make for pizza lovers who need that extra serving of vegetables. Help the kids create their own pizza boats, and everyone will love eating these cheesy delights. Found here.
Homemade quesadillas are one of the tastiest and easiest meals you can make! You can whip them up in minutes, and there are 100’s of options. Here’s a recipe for a delicious margherita pizza quesadilla, but you can customize your own quesadilla with any ingredients – just add your favorite combo of veggies, meat, and cheese! Recipe here.
27. Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup
Make your own easy grilled cheese and tomato soup. Bonus points if you make grilled cheese dippers like the ones here! This meal is fun and simple, you can’t go wrong! Click here for recipe.
28. Bacon Wrapped Asparagus
This dish is easy and fun to make inside or out on the grill. Wrap up your asparagus with bacon and watch it sizzle. Make these asparagus sticks for Mom and the whole family! Get recipe here.
29. Pastrami Sandwich
Make this easy recipe for a pastrami sandwich with fresh ingredients. Pastrami makes a delicious dinner that the whole family will savor. Recipe here.
30. Zucchini Fritters
Pack your zucchini fritters for Mom and the family to munch on for dinner. They’ll love these homemade treats! Recipe here.
Create an omelette bar for the family to get together and make their own dinner. Provide lots of delicious options so every one can customize their own omelette. Or you can make these tasty mushroom, goat cheese, avocado, and spinach omelettes. It’s hard to go wrong with eggs, cheese, and your favorite veggies! Get the recipe here.
Cooking for someone we truly love will give them so much happiness and will make them feel special! Make these delicious meals for Mom, or with Mom, and watch her heart overflow with happiness. And don’t forget to help her clean all the dishes too!
I hope that this will give sons and daughters tons of ideas fo this coming Mother’s day. Happy Mother’s day to all the Moms out there. Enjoy your treats!
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