15 Kid Friendly Easy Dishes for Thanksgiving

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Posted on Nov 9 2014 - 8:00am by Jill
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Thanksgiving Dinner is something adults dream about for weeks at a time, however kids don’t always share in the excitement. Many times the side dishes feature very sophisticated flavors, which makes kids groan and begin casually calling for one of the dogs, to obviously come help them clean their plates.
15 Kid Friendly Easy Dishes for Thanksgiving
 I found some fantastic kid friendly recipes that will bring smiles to the faces of your youngest guests, and hopefully full tummies too! 

Baked Mac and Cheese

Baked Macaroni and Cheese is always popular with kids! This recipe is going to be big hit at your Thanksgiving feast.

Turkey Veggie Tray

 This Turkey Veggie Tray  will have the little ones saying “Gobble Gobble!” 

Easy Corn Casserole

This Easy Corn Casserole adds a kid friendly twist to a Thanksgiving side dish classic!

Cornucopia Kids Snack

If you offer the kids these Thanksgiving Cornucopia’s you might also be able to work in a conversation about the history of the cornucopia.

Buttered Basil Dinner Rolls

Buttered Basil Dinner Rolls are irresistible! The kids will clamor for more. 

Bacon Broccoli Salad

Yes it has lots of broccoli in it, but I have a feeling that this Bacon Broccoli Salad will go over well with even the pickiest eater.
stuffing cups
It is a staple of Thanksgiving, but when you make it into Stuffing Muffins kids will want to gobble it down!
Make Ahead Brown Sugar Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Make Ahead Mashed Brown Sugar Sweet Potatoes are so sweet, the kids will swear they are a treat!
Cheesy Green Bean Cassarole
Who can resist this Cheddar Green Bean Casserole
Roasted Potatoes Recipe
Roasted Potatoes make a great option for kids, they are full of flavor and go great with turkey!
Bacon Dill Cheese Ball 
Bacon Dill Cheese Ball is tasty and a perfect starter for any feast! The kids will love this ball of yum!
Mexican Pepper Jack Baked Cauli-Tots
Mexican Pepper Jack Baked Cauli-Tots are the ideal way to get the kids excited about eating veggies this Thanksgiving.
Sweet Potato Orange Cups
Sweet Potatoes in Orange Cups are a fun festive way to serve the crowd a Thanksgiving staple.
Strawberry Bread
Strawberry Bread is a colorful addition to the spread the kids will flock to… You might want to make two loaves!
Pecan Pie Mini Muffins
Mini Pecan Pie Muffins are better than the traditional pie, small hands will appreciate the grab and go element to this fantastic dessert.
Banana Bread Pudding
Banana Bread Pudding is a fun dessert that every child will love!

Acorn Pudding

This Fall Acorn Pudding is the perfect dessert for the kids table!
Do you have an easy dish for Thanksgiving that kids adore? I would love to hear about it in a comment!

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