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We all have a favorite family meals sure to please all ages and even the pickiest of eaters. But if you find yourself in a food rut, we've got healthy, easy tips to jump-start your cooking, and make it fun for the whole family.

Slow-Cooker Recipes to Feed a Crowd

Enlist your Crock-Pot for easy eats on game day. With these mouthwatering Super Bowl recipes to enjoy your guests will all be winners, no matter who they're cheering for. Touchdown!

5 Souper Soup Recipes

Hearty mix-ins and fun toppings add kid-friendly pizzazz to these soup-er weeknight recipes.

Great Recipes for Potlucks, Picnics, and Parties

Take one of these irresistible dishes to a summer gathering or neighborhood party and bring home nothing but crumbs.

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

See how to turn store-bought ice cream sandwiches into one impressive (and easy!) dessert.

Adventures in Grilling: 9 Easy Dinner Recipes

Your backyard grill can do much more than sizzle burgers, so use it to get your family fired up about a world of new flavors, including ideas for chicken, shrimp, and steak!

Dinner Strategies: Easy Family Meals from Melissa d'Arabian

Make mealtime a success with this inspiring collection of strategy-focused dinners from mom and celebrity chef Melissa d'Arabian.

5 Family-Favorite Slow Cooker Recipes

Five of our favorite food writers share their best family-friendly slow-cooker meals.

5 Awesome Slow-Cooker Recipes from The Crockin' Girls

We've excerpted five great slow-cooker recipes your family will love from The Crockin' Girls' latest Slow Cookin' Companion: Yummy Recipes from Family, Friends, and Our Crockin' Community.

How to Make a California Roll

Watch FamilyFun editor Joy Howard as she demonstrates how to make a California Roll.

Fruit Nachos

Watch FamilyFun's Joy Howard prepare Fruit Nachos, as featured in the September 2012 issue of FamilyFun magazine.

4 Pie Recipes You Can Eat for Dinner

Not everything in a crust is for dessert. These four recipes offer main meal goodness, wrapped in serious kid-appeal!

Moms' Best Recipes

A home-cooked collection of tried-and-true dishes passed down from our families to yours.

Fun Frozen Treats for Summertime

Cool down with one of these sweet frozen desserts from FamilyFun!

Eating Dinner, Family Style

Making family meals a priority will benefit you and your kids.

Out of the Box: Nutty Noodles with Chicken

Use ingredients around the house to make this delicious Asian dish.

How to Make Slow-Cooker Beef Stew

The Naptime Chef, Kelsey Banfield, shows how to make a simple slow-cooker stew.

Super-Easy Slow Cooker Recipes

No one wants to worry about preparing dinner in the hectic days leading up to Thanksgiving. Our advice: Rely on your slow cooker for simple hands-off meals.

Mini Stromboli

See how to make mini versions of this pizza-parlor staple. Tiny stromboli for tiny hands!

6 Delicious (and Easy!) Leftover Ham Recipes

Have a plateful of ham leftover from your holiday meal? Lucky you! Repurpose it into one of these crowd-pleasing breakfasts, lunches, snacks, or dinners. These recipes are so easy, they just might tempt you to make a whole ham more often.

6 Mouth-Watering Recipes From Kelis

Best known for her "Milkshake," singer, mom, and chef Kelis serves up plenty more in her cookbook, My Life on a Plate, a collection of recipes inspired by her Puerto Rican upbringing and world travels. Here, she shares dishes fit for a feast.

Make an Octapple

Watch editor Joy Howard demonstrate how to make this cute, delicious, and healthy snack.

Cooking How-To: Cutting Up a Chicken

Private chef Jenna Helwig demonstrates how to cut up a chicken.

Peking Chicken Pizza

Watch FamilyFun's Sally Staub prepare Peking Chicken Pizza, as featured in the September 2012 issue of FamilyFun magazine.

How To Make Leaf Chips

Parents' food editor Erica Clark shows how to make yummy leaf chips from wonton wrappers and spices.

6 Quick and Easy Weeknight Suppers

Running late (again)? No need to settle for takeout for the umpteenth time -- these fast, fresh meals get a jump start from great-tasting prepared ingredients.

Lighten Your Family Recipes

When "The Biggest Loser" host and mom of two Alison Sweeney gets her heavy home-style dinners revamped, you'll pick up a few tricks you can use on your rich favorites.