Easy baking recipes for kids
If you’ve never baked with your kids or are just looking for something simple, then these recipes are a great place to start. We’ve got lots of recipes on the site to suit all occaisions and level, but here you’ll find our really easy baking recipes for kids. From simple biscuit recipes for kids to try themselves to easy bakes and puddings that toddlers can help you to make, there should be something here for even the youngest, newest baker!
I’ve separated our top recipes into sections depending on what you’re looking for:
Alternatively, If savoury recipes are more your thing, we’ve also got lots of easy lunch and dinner recipes your keen little chef can help with.
Children can have short attention spans, so I find the best, quickest recipes have very few ingredients. The less you have to measure out the fewer opportunities there are for mess! All the recipes below have 5 ingredients or less.
With only 3 ingredients, fork biscuits are one of the easiest things you can bake, so are the perfect thing for getting children busy in the kitchen. With no eggs or rolling or cutting, they’re one of the quickest bakes we have.
Easy cheese scones are a great, simple bake for children. With only a few ingredients they don’t take long and are delicious straight from the oven.
These puff pastry cheese twists or cheese straws make a great snack or party nibble or appetizer and are so simple to make yourself. If you use ready rolled pastry these can be ready on the table in no time.
These Scottish rock buns are a tasty and easy bake that kids will love. My Granny always seemed to have a batch of rock buns on the go at her house so I was happy to introduce them to our kids!
This is a tasty twist on regular rocky road and the perfect treat for any mint lovers.
Delicious savoury muffins, perfect for kid’s lunchboxes, picnics or served warm from the oven. They’re quick and easy to make, just add your favourite vegetables and enjoy!