Discover and save creative ideas
    Related Pins

    Side Dishes Your Kids Will Love — Sensational Sides

    When it comes to growing your kiddos into the best eaters they can be, it's all about baby steps. And, if you're asking us, your side dishes are perhaps the best place to start. With sides come the veggies, the strange textures and the other tough sells. But don't you fret. These winning kid-friendl...
    • Rachel Gibson

      Toasted Orzo Salad recipe from Food Network Kitchen via Food Network

    • Barilla US

      Orzo is the tiniest of pastas, but it packs a punch. Here's a #recipe that's perfect for a summer picnic: Toasted Orzo Salad with Grape Tomatoes, Lemon Zest, Feta Cheese, Dill, Parsley, and Capers. (via: Food Network Kitchens)

    • Virginia Parker

      Side Dishes Your Kids Will Love — Sensational Sides | FN Dish – Food Network Blog

    More from this board

    Baked apples are a simple, guilt-free way to get your sweet fix! This easy recipe will produce the most tender apple with an irresistible golden brown topping. Sponsored by @KitchenAidUSA.

    When making Pulled Pork, simmering large pieces of pork tenderloin in a tangy sauce and then shredding it with two forks results in tender meat tossed with lots of rich, flavorful sauce.

    Pasta with Roasted Broccoli and Almond-Tomato Sauce: Change things up for pasta night with this hearty dish made with roasted broccoli and pesto-inspired sauce using almonds and basil.

    Strawberry-Pretzel Trifles: Layer a pretzel-based crumble between cream cheese filling and sweet strawberries for an individual treat.

    Cauliflower is the star in this healthy lasagna, appearing in two roles-once when it's blended into the ricotta cheese filling for texture, and a second time when it's roasted and used in place of the traditional meatballs or sausage. Sweet red bell pepper adds complexity to the tomato sauce and balances the richness of the cheeses.

    Halibut Fish Tacos with Cilantro Savoy Slaw: Start a new taco night tradition — forgo meat and cheese fillings in favor of fresh fish and vibrant salsa verde.

    Breakfast Sausage with Red-Pepper Gravy: Now you can grab breakfast sausage at the supermarket knowing you can make it special with a simple homemade red-pepper gravy.

    Grits with Bacon and Beans: For a hearty yet healthy dinner with minimal prep work, try creamy grits over bell peppers, onions, collard greens and black-eyed peas. Using skim milk to prepare the grits will cut back on excess calories and fat.

    Salmon Cakes with Salad: Crab cake fans will love these less-expensive seafood cakes made with salmon and spiced with Old Bay.

    Chicken Enchiladas with Roasted Tomatillo Chile Salsa: Tyler Florence cooks up this traditional Mexican favorite with perfect seasoning and just the right amount of heat from the green chiles.

    Giada De Laurentiis uses muffin tins to make these individual Linguine and Prosciutto Frittatas.

    Barley Risotto with Ham and Mushrooms: Stock your pantry for less by buying grains like barley, rice, quinoa and oatmeal in bulk — they'll cost much less than boxed versions. Use quick-cooking barley in this recipe for a comforting, risotto-style grain dish.

    Tyler Florence's 5-star Lemon-Blueberry Cheesecake Bars make for a wow-worthy dessert!

    Breakfast-for-Dinner: Spinach and Egg Sandwiches from Food Network Magazine

    Peas and Pancetta: What could possibly make shelled fresh peas more delicious? Diced pancetta.

    Creamed Vidalia Onions: Stir vidalia onion wedges with a white wine and cream sauce before topping with a panko crumb mixture and baking until golden brown.

    Mix your favorite dressings with the Heritage Collection Olive Oil, Vinegar, and Vinaigrette Bottle Set with Acacia Base, available at the Food Network Store.

    Rum Raisin Rice Pudding: Ina Garten addes two tablespoons of rum to give flavor to her pudding that can be served warm or chilled.

    Find out why Giada De Laurentiis' top-rated Chicken Piccata is such a hit. This dish is a fan-favorite with over 1,300 reviews.

    Tyler Florence's top-rated Chicken Enchiladas are a must-try. With over 800 reviews, this recipe is sure to be a hit with any crowd.

    Caesar Club Sandwich: For a satisfying lunch, Ina Garten takes sun-dried tomatoes, shaved Parmesan, crispy pancetta and sliced chicken, then sandwiches it all between toasted ciabatta bread.

    Proof That Everything’s Better with an Egg on Top

    Ina Garten's Asian Grilled Salmon is a fan favorite recipe with over 700 reviews!

    Ree's Creamy Chile con Queso

    We're counting down's top 20 most-saved recipes of ALL TIME. Here's Lemon-Garlic Shrimp and Grits.