Make a meal your whole family will love with these healthy kids dinner recipes. We've taken all those kid-friendly classic dishes, such as spaghetti and meatballs, macaroni and cheese, chicken fingers, and lightened them up so you can feel good about serving their favroite dinner recipes to your family.
This healthy mac and cheese recipe below is low-fat, high-protein, and under 250 calories per serving.
For directions head to Chocolate Covered Katie
Bisquick Heart Smart® recipe! Here’s a recipe that can be your own “light” secret, or you can share your discovery with everyone.
For directions head to Betty Crocker
The reason this recipe is skinnier than your average spaghetti and meatballs is because: 1. Half of the meatball mixture is chopped veggies. The other half of the meatball mixture is lean ground turkey 2. The use of whole wheat breadcrumbs 3. You can use whole wheat pasta, too.
For directions and nutritional infor head to Pinch of Yum
This recipe skips the bread crust and uses a crust made from cauliflower. This signigficantly reduces the carb and calorie count of pizza!
For directions head to Lily Shop
Fish is inherently healthy but certainly loses its nutritious appeal when breaded and deep fried. ChefMom's healthy version of fish sticks features a whole grain coating and oven-baking, which turns them into a wholesome yet kid-friendly bite.
For directions head to Chef Mom
This recipe uses lean ground beef but you can substitute ground turkey or chicken if you would like. This recipe makes 4 servings and has 301 calories per serving, 11g fat, and 24g protien.
For directions head to Can You Stay for Dinner
It’s made with 100% whole wheat flour and is mixed together in the food processor. It requires just a few kneads and a few rolls with a rolling pin, but the effort is minimal. Have a healthy homemade pizza in less time then it would take for delivery!
For directions head to Cookie and Kate
Cream of chicken soup, frozen veggies, canned chicken and a biscuit crust put the "easy" in this delectable chicken pot pie.
For directions head to Campbells