9 Easy Baking Recipes for Kids

Baking is a great activity for kids of all ages. They learn new skills, get comfortable in the kitchen, and all their effort is rewarded at the end with a tasty treat! Once they see how easy it is to make something delicious, they'll be hooked. To get started, take a look at this list of fun recipes easy enough for kids to take the lead on with minimal assistance!

  • Visual aid of how to complete Super Healthy Cookie

    This super healthy cookie recipe tastes great, and is simple enough to make that your kids can take the lead!

  • Visual aid of how to complete Magic Mug Cake
    Magic Mug Cake

    (Ages 5-16)

    There are tons of tasty mug cake recipes out there, but here's a simple one to get you started. Mix up the ingredients, microwave for a minute, and PRESTO you've made delicious chocolate cake for one!

  • Visual aid of how to complete Homemade Marshmallows

    We're not sure what's easier. Making these tasty homemade marshmallows, or eating them!

  • Visual aid of how to complete Pizza Muffin
    Pizza Muffin

    (Ages 3-11)

    It's a pizza. It's a muffin. It's a pizza muffin! Hooray!

  • Visual aid of how to complete Heart Shaped Pizza

    Because nothing says I love you like homemade heart pizzas fresh from the oven!

  • Visual aid of how to complete Whole Wheat Goldfish Crackers

    These homemade goldfish crackers are easy to make with healthy whole wheat flour, and your kids will have fun molding them into their favorite animals and shapes!

  • Visual aid of how to complete Pumpkin Bars
    Pumpkin Bars

    (Ages 3-16)

    The smell of pumpkin baking in the kitchen reminds me of Fall, but we love to make and eat these pumpkin bars all through the year!

  • Visual aid of how to complete Yummy Soft Pretzels

    We make these pretzels at least once every couple of weeks when the weather turns cool. Creativity, enhancing mathematical skills, fresh warm bread... what's not to love about that combo?

  • Visual aid of how to complete Three-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

    Yummy, what could be better than a warm plate of peanut butter cookies? This recipe is one of my and my daughter's favorite--they're as delicious to eat as they are easy to make!


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