KinderArt Kitchen: Recipes

Find food recipes, as well as recipes for making your own art supplies.

Baking Clay Recipes

Here are two baking clay recipes that kids can use to make terrific sculptures.

Banana Pops

Learn how to make banana pops. This is a great snack kids can make on their own.

Bread Clay

You can make clay using a piece of bread! This clay is great for small items like beads and charms.

Chocolate Spots

These cookies are so easy, even the littlest of helpers can join in the fun. Ultimately no real baking is required, just some quick assembly and cooling time, and you’ll be the coolest Mom in town!

Cinnamon Butter

Learn how to make cinnamon butter for your muffins or pancakes.

Crispy Pops

This recipe is easy, it’s fun, and it’s great to eat! Kids love crispy marshmallow rice treats, and they love M&Ms®. Combine the two and put them on a stick, and you are a star in their eyes!

Dairy Free Avocado Ice Cream

This is a delicious dairy-free ice cream recipe I used for my daughter before she outgrew her milk allergy.


Easter Egg Cake

Wow the kids and your friends with this super easy Easter egg cake. All the fun is in the decorating. Be creative and use whatever colors and decorating fashion you wish.

Easter or Anytime Cupcakes

One of the easiest treats to dress up for holidays and birthdays is the cupcake. All you need is food coloring, cake decorator gel and frosting, and a little imagination.

Edible Art Supplies

Have fun in the kitchen with these edible art supplies. Perfect for little ones who are in the habit of “taste testing” everything.

Edible Bird Nests

This fun craft is not only adorable when done, but it’s tasty too! Sit the kids down to make this fun spring project. Be sure to make extras for friends and family.

Edible Bugs and Creepy Crawlers

Usually ants, beetles, and other creepy crawlies are not welcome in the kitchen. But that’s not the case with these fun snacks. Grab the kids and eat some bugs!


Frozen S’Mores

Need a fun treat to make with the kids that involves absolutely NO cooking or baking? These yummies are perfect for the warm days or cool nights.

Fun Winter Cookie Pops

The kids will smile and giggle while making these treats, and will have something fun to give to family and friends! Try different decorations for other times of the year too!

Granola Fruit Kabobs

  • 1 cup granola
  • 1 medium apple, cut into chunks
  • 1 small banana, cut into chunks
  • 1/2 cup fresh pineapple chunks
  • 1/2 cup fruit flavored yogurt
  • lemon juice
  • toothpicks

Halloween Cake

You don’t have to be a master chef to create a fun and festive Halloween cake that your kids will love. Try this easy recipe for success!

Homemade Face Paint

Face paint is inexpensive when you make it yourself, and it’s safer than a mask that can obscure vision. Try these ghoulish recipes yourself!

Homemade Play Dough

Make your own play dough using this recipe. This is our favourite homemade clay recipe of all time!