Guest Blog Post Written By: Tawni Alailima
Get your child involved in the preparation for your Thanksgiving meal. These appetizers, side dishes, and desserts are not only kid-approved, but they’re easy to make with your junior chef.
1. Maple glazed carrots
Recipe By: Budget Savvy Diva
Even kids who don’t like vegetables have a hard time saying no to these glazed carrots.
*Substitute the butter for coconut oil to make this a vegan-friendly dish *
2. Candy Corn Popsicles
Recipe By: The Girl Inspired
Easy to make with children and can be made the night before!
3. Fruit Cones:
Recipe By: Kirbie Cravings
Have your kid fill waffle cones with his or her favorite fruits and presto! You have a healthy dessert dish
4. Football Rice Krispies Treat:
Recipe by: Moms Confession
Does your family watch football during Thanksgiving? Bring these kid-favorites for dessert!
5. Black Bean and Rice Bowls:
Recipe By: Everyday Family
Are you in charge of bringing appetizers this year? Kids can help combine and layer all the ingredients to make a rice bowl or a yummy dip for tortilla chips.
6. Chocolate Acorn Cookies
Recipe By: Frugal Living Now
This dessert only asks for three ingredients and is really easy for kids to participate in.
7. Turkey Sausage and Apple Salad
Recipe By: Canadian Living
Make sure your child gets their greens in this Thanksgiving with this yummy salad! They can help by mixing all the ingredients together as well too.