Family-Friendly Recipes & Ideas

Learning is easy when you’re having fun! Try these kid-friendly recipes with simple steps for kids and grownups.


Think about which of the following tasks your children are capable of:

  • Washing produce
  • Mixing
  • Measuring
  • Skewering
  • Toasting
  • Grating
  • Peeling
  • Simple cutting
Weekend Breakfast

Weekend Breakfast

Weekends are a great time for making breakfast as a family. Create timeless traditions and great memories the whole family will cherish.

Want to double the fun?

Have a picnic in bed! Take your meal to the largest bedroom and let the whole family enjoy breakfast in bed.

Smorgasbord Night

Smorgasbord Night

Nothing beats a Smorgasbord Night where everybody can assemble ingredients and create their own unique combinations. Just pick a family favourite and have fun!

Got something to celebrate?

Choose a theme! Incorporating music, clothing or artwork into your evening can make your family night even more memorable. For example, give your taco night a Mexican theme.

Dinner-and-a-Movie Night

Dinner-and-a-Movie Night

Family movie night is the perfect excuse to get everyone together in the kitchen. Pick a food-related movie and cook up the film’s featured dish before or after sitting down to enjoy the show.

Want to make it magical?

Dress up! Make hats or costumes like those featured in the movie and dress up like your favourite characters.

Ready for the next level?

See Intermediate activities