Family Recipes

Make meals a family affair with ideas for healthy foods and fun recipes that kids will ask for over and over again. Plus, find quick-and-easy dinners that help you make the most of your time and your budget.

Mac-and-Cheese Soup

A favorite dinner in a soup! We added a few vegetables as well but the kids will still love this one dish meal.

Recipe Quick Find

Slow-Cooker Chilies, Soups, and Stews

No matter what the weather is outside, slow-cooker chilies, soups, and stews are always in season. We've gathered 19 of our favorite recipes perfect for the entire family to enjoy.

20 Kid-Friendly Veggies

Get your picky kid to start trying (and yes, loving) vegetables in just one month. We've got a brilliant week-by-week plan for delicious but easy side dishes that will have your child asking for more.

Stir-Fry Suppers

If you're a newbie in the kitchen, mastering the art of stir-frying is a great place to start on your cooking skills. These dishes are quick, healthy, and easily adapted to meet all your family's needs-- not to mention that the beautiful colors make any dinner plate pop. Here are some tasty wok recipes that will rock your kitchen table (chopsticks optional).

Lunch for A Month!

Picky kid? Nut-free school? Slow eater? Celebrity chefs forked over 30 simple ideas that take the stress out of packing.

Healthy School Lunches & Snacks

Make school lunches healthy and fun with these easy brown bag lunch ideas. Transform classic lunches, from tuna to PB&J to turkey and cheese, into healthier recipes. Kids will also love the healthy snack ideas that will keep them full throughout the day.

You Must Try This Genius 2-Ingredient Homemade Frosting

You'll never guess the secret ingredient in this creamy, kid-approved frosting.

How to Make Slow-Cooker Beef Stew

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

Slow-Cooker Ricotta & Spinach Lasagna

See how to make this healthy ricotta & spinach lasagna in your slow cooker. Mum's the word that there is pureed spinach in the tomato sauce.

The Problem with Your Child's School Lunch

Is your child's cafeteria failing to provide healthy, nutritious food?

How to Roast Veggies for Babies and Toddlers

Roasted veggies are naturally sweet, so babies and toddlers tend to love their flavor. Here's a step-by-step guide to simple roasting, plus tips for making sure that the final texture is easy for your little one to manage.

5 Ingredients or Less Slow-Cooker Recipes

We love slow cookers for their ease, versatility, and forgiving nature, and now we've found a way to make slow-cooker suppers even simpler. These easy recipes from the new cookbook 5 Ingredients or Less Slow Cooker Cookbook prove that only a few ingredients can make for delicious family-friendly meals. So break out the slow cooker and relax (ha!) while dinner practically makes itself.

5 Healthier Pasta Recipes

Healthy dinners go light on the noodles and load up on veggies and protein. Dig into these recipes that make a hearty family meal out of just 8 ounces of pasta.

Nacho Cheese Chicken Chowder

This thick chowder recipe is a good way to lure picky eaters away from macaroni and cheese at dinnertime, especially if you have breadsticks to dip into it.

FamilyFun's Treat of the Month

See the delicious, clever, and easy seasonal recipes FamilyFun magazine is creating each month.

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