Most kids are picky eaters! From what I noticed, kids seem to eat the same foods over and over and parents feed it to them because it will assure that their child will eat. I get it. But the only way the kids knows he/she likes that food is by trying it. So you have to make something new and, who knows, maybe that would be your child’s new favorite food!
Another thing, some parents are switching to plant-based diets and, either, make separate meals for their kids or make their kids eat plant-based also. This can be hard on a child who was raised eating meat because they will miss their favorite foods. So you have to recreate them! Below are a 7 Plant Based Recipes that are healthy, yummy and, I believe, are kid-friendly because they are familiar to what kids generally love to eat. Why 7? Lucky 7, of course!
NOTE: All of these recipes are definitely family friendly!
1.Super EASY Stove Top Mac & [Cashew] Cheese
Super EASY Stove Top Mac & [Cashew] Cheese, need I say more? Probably not but I am! I haven’t met a kid who didn’t love mac and cheese. This creamy mac and cheese will fool a cheese lover. If you child is lactose intolerant, that is another reason to try this recipe!
2.Lazy Girl Chickn Sandwich
My Lazy Girl Chickn Sandwich will be super familiar to kids. Yes, there is a processed vegan meat involved. However for most people, transitioning from a meat diet to a plant based diet is difficult and is, therefore necessary. Just add their favorite sandwich toppings and condiments for a sure hit!
3.Roll-Up Cilantro Cream Sammie
Roll-Up Cilantro Cream Sammies are de-licious! I made these for parties and they finish almost immediately. People of all ages will enjoy this. When the wrap is sliced (see above) the sammies become bite sized and fun to eat!
Tempeh-Walnut Burger is a great texture because of the tempeh. For those who eat veggie burgers know that it can challenging find a great veggie burger with the perfect texture. I really thing any kid would enjoy this recipe. Moms and dads will also rejoice and everyone will be one big happy family!
5.Healthy 20 minute Go-To Pizza (Pizza Toast)
Pizza Toast is a budget friendly, time saving recipe kids will crave! It’s small enough for them hold in their hands and personal size! This recipe includes a easy marinara, too. Add their favorite veggies, chopped, (even vegan pepperoni is a good option) and [vegan] cheese to ensure they eat it.
6.No-Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites
No-Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites are sure to please kids taste buds. With chunks of chocolate and natural sweetness, kids will pop these in their mouths like chips! Make sure you limit the amount have have and these are given during snack-time or dessert time.
7.Ultimate Chocolate Shake