Undoubtedly, kids are picky eaters! They love yummy food, and they are happy if you treat them with wonderful food items on a daily basis. In fact, one good trick to get something done is to treat them with delicious food items. More often than not, mothers with little ones are haunted by the thought of cooking food for their kids. The type of faces they make after seeing a food item on the table are really daunting. The question, “What should I cook for the children’s dinner?”, has become universal. The challenge exasperates you even more when you are vegan.
Moreover, you have to see the nutritional content. You cannot ignore the health part of kids’ diet for the sake of satisfying their taste buds. If you are struggling to come up with some delicious and mouth-watering dishes for your kids; then this post is for you! Here we are sharing with you some of the best vegan treats for kids. All these delicious foods that we are sharing are not only loaded with nutrition, but they are also very easy to cook. Your kids will not only enjoy eating them, but they will surely ask for more.
Let’s get started…
Vegan Chicken Nuggets
Nuggets are kids’ favorite, and they love eating them! Why not; they taste heavenly. The best thing about vegan chicken nuggets is- they are cruelty-free. They are crispy and crunchy on the outside, and they are moist on the inside making them very delicious. Moreover, vegan chicken nuggets make for a perfect snack at any time of the day and they are very easy to cook. Serve nuggets hot along with a couple of sauces, and your kids will not say ‘No’ this time. Also, don’t forget to cook in a large quantity. Your kids are sure to want more, or they may even want to flaunt their mom’s cooking amid their friends.
Healthy Vegan Pizza
There is something unique about this Italian food. Not only kids, but also adults, go crazy for it! Pizza is loved by kids and some adults too. Of course, you can’t stop them from having a pizza! Hence, the best option is to cook it at home, and make it as healthy and tasty as you desire. The best method is to load your pizza with lots of veggies, like bell peppers, tomatoes, olives, mushrooms, sweet corn, etc. along with vegan mozzarella cheese. All these together will simply add to the health content and your kid’s meal. Instead of them saying, “I don’t want to eat it”, they would say “I want to have more of it”. Vegan pizza makes a great savory snack for children. So, give it a try and make it as sumptuous and healthy as you want!
Veggie Platter with Veggie Dip
If you want to surprise your kids with a really colorful platter; go for a veggie platter. Your kids will simply love this colorful veggie platter! Moreover, it is a very easy and quick option filled with all the goodness of broccoli, carrots, celery, tomatoes, bell peppers, cucumber, and cauliflower. You can add as many veggies as you want. Serve it with Marzetti Veggie Dip, or you can even put out varieties of hummus on the side. Be sure that you assemble them in an eye-catching way so that your kids feel enticed to eat them all. Kids love creativity, and you can be very creative while preparing food for your kids. This colorful veggie platter will simply add to any occasion. Try it out! Let your kids have some fun with colors on their platter!
Delicious Fruit Cream
This is going to be a hit with your kids! The best thing is that you can be as imaginative and creative as you want. This is going to be the best vegan treat for kids. They will simply love to have delicious fruit cream! Moreover, making fruit cream is the best way to feed your kids fruits; as most kids tend to avoid eating them. It is one of the easiest and quickest vegan recipes for kids. Go to the store and buy bananas, strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, papaya, mango, pears, figs (fresh), pitted cherries, along with nuts. You can also consider adding watery fruits like pineapple, watermelon, kiwi, orange, muskmelon etc. (but should be served immediately). There are endless variations, and your kids are going to love all the variations!
Tofu-Stuffed Pita Pockets
Tofu-Stuffed Pita Pockets are going to simply entice your kids. They will surely fly off their plates immediately after serving them. Moreover, if time is a constraint for you, then this is one of the best options. You will not need to spend a lot of time cooking, and this recipe will be loaded with nutrition and taste. You can get very creative with these pockets! There are myriads of methods for cooking them. For instance, just take out the veggies and tofu from the fridge, and reheat the tofu just before serving. Cook an onion along with cubed tofu, and add a vegan BBQ sauce stirring gently to combine. Chop lettuce and carrots and set them aside. You can also add some sprouts to make your vegan pita pockets a little more substantial and delicious. Assemble the pita halves just before serving. Try this recipe, and your kids will simply fall in love with your cooking!
“Now the Fun Begins”
Try these vegan food items, and let your kids enjoy them to the fullest! You are going to love your kids’ smiling faces and all the giggling while eating their new favorite foods!