15 delicious and easy pasta recipes that your kids will actually want to eat!
Now that the kids are pretty much settled back into school after the summer holidays our weekday routine is jam packed with juggling drops off, pick ups, work, and after school clubs.
Some days can seem pretty hectic and there isn’t always a great deal of time to spend preparing evening meals.
One meal that I know will always go down well in our household is pasta! It’s super versatile, filling, comforting and best of all quick and easy to prepare. Not to mention budget friendly too.
You can’t beat a simple pesto pasta dinner but if you’re looking for some new and different pasta recipes to try then check out the recipes below. Some even have lots of hidden veg… bonus!
15 of The Best Kid-Friendly Pasta Recipes
An easy, nutritious and kid-friendly pasta pesto recipe made with super healthy broccoli! Nut free too!
A simple creamy pasta dish made with salmon, frozen peas and cream. A great way to encourage get kids to eat fish!
This recipe is packed full of veggies. I’ve used a combination of chopped frozen vegetables that will cook really quickly and also some fresh ones too.
A delicious and super easy pizza flavoured pasta salad recipe. Ready in less than 15 minutes and perfect for lunch boxes.
A quick and easy recipe perfect for picky eaters; Creamy Avocado & Spinach Pasta with a no-cook sauce!
When you’re in a hurry and need to feed the kids fast, try this One Pot Cheesy Cauliflower Pasta recipe, only 5 ingredients and ready in less than 15 minutes!
A delicious and easy Mac & Cheese recipe with hidden courgettes, made in one pot! Perfect for picky eaters who don’t like eating their veggies!
A rich but super simple Tomato & Basil Pasta Sauce cooked in the slow cooker for a delicious flavour. The perfect go-to pasta sauce for busy families.
A super simple recipe for spaghetti and tomato sauce, perfect to whip up for a quick and easy kid-friendly meal!
A delicious tomato pasta sauce made with red lentils and packed with protein and fibre. A great way to get some extra nutrition into a simple kids pasta dish!
A quick and easy sausage pasta recipe for kids . And if there’s one food I know my kids will devour with no complaints at dinner time it’s sausages!
A delicious one pot Creamy Ham & Pea Pasta recipe, ready in just 15 minutes. Perfect for quick and easy mid-week meals!
Sneak some veggies into your kids meal with this delicious Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese recipe. Great for toddlers and baby weaning too!
A super speedy recipe for lasagne ready in just 30 minutes. Perfect for mid week meals!
A quick, easy but super delicious recipe for Sausage Meat Ragu. This simple meal has fast become a favourite in my family and I think you will love it too!
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