7 No-Cook Recipes Your Kids Will Love

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Looking for no-cook recipes that your picky eater will enjoy? We rounded up our favourite kid-friendly recipes that require no cooking!

Whether you’re still trying to find your way around the kitchen, looking for more inspiration, or need some quick meals, this list will help you conquer back-to-school.

1. PB pinwheels with granola

no-cook peanut butter granola Pinwheel appetizers

These peanut butter granola pinwheels are a quick and easy snack that’s perfect for on-the-go. Simply put your favourite peanut butter and granola on a flour tortilla, roll it up, and you’re DONE!

2. On-the-go apple oat bites

no-cook healthy apple oat bites

Having healthy snacks for on-the-go is essential in any kid’s diet. These simple apple oat bites are a great way to add fibre into your little one’s diets.

3. Quick chickpea salad

quick no-cook Chickpea Salad

Chickpea salads are a quick and no-cook way to make a side dish for your family dinner or potluck. All you have to do is cut your favourite veggies, toss in a can of chickpeas, and season to taste!

4. Easy chicken salad on a log

Chicken Salad Celery Sticks | Super Healthy Kids | Food and Drink

Chicken salad celery sticks are a clever way to add extra veggies in your kid’s diet. Simply make your favourite chicken salad and place it on some celery sticks! They’re easy to eat and will help change your meals up!

5. Kids’ cucumber sushi

Cucumber sushi for kids, easy, healthy recipe with no seaweed. A fun snack or lunchbox item

Change it up with cucumber sushi! For those picky eaters, ditch the seaweed and use a cucumber instead! All you need is a cucumber, apple corer, and mixed rice recipe.

6. Elevate your classic PB sandwich

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Mix up your kids’ favourite classic by making a Peanut Butter and Apple Sandwich! This is perfect if you’re looking for something that’s easy to pack before a big game or swim class (just skip the grilling).

7. Simple Italian pasta salad

Quick & Easy Italian Pasta Salad | Pasta Salad Recipes | Pasta Salad | Italian Pasta Salad | Easy Italian pasta salad will be the star of all your summer picnics and BBQ's! Takes just minutes to make and can be eaten right away or refrigerated. Tender rotini pasta, cucumber, tomatoes, red onion, black olives, and feta cheese covered in Italian dressing. So quick, easy, and delicious! #pastasalads #easyrecipes\

Need a last minute dinner recipe that will satisfy the whole family? This Italian pasta salad is an easy way to make a last minute hardy meal.

Looking for more back-to-school inspiration?

We have a ton of ideas and tips on our blog from parents like you! See all of our school related posts.

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