Salads for Kids

Cool shapes, fun toppings, and colorful dressings will win over your picky eater.

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Pinwheel Salad

It's a breeze to make, especially if you use precut veggies.

Makes: 4 servings

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Kiddie Cobb

Since the lettuce is on the bottom, kids won't even realize this is a salad until they start eating.

Makes: 4 to 6 servings

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BLT in a Bowl

If your kids like the sandwich, why not give this equally delicious salad a shot?

Makes: 4 servings

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Fruity Chicken Salad

The dressing's made with a kid fave: apple juice.

Makes: 6 servings

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Orange Crush

Save a step and get the kids to crush their own chow-mein noodles over the salad.

Makes: 4 to 6 servings

Copyright © 2008. Used with permission from the June 2008 issue of Parents magazine.

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