Kid-Friendly Recipes!

It’s a wonderful but scary day today! That’s right, I’m talking about #NationalKidsTakeOverTheKitchenDay. That was a mouthful… Today, your kids will be walking into your kitchen and creating something delicious (hopefully)! But I know what you’re thinking. You’re saying to yourself, “I like my home. I don’t want it burned to the ground.” Yes, yes. We all love our homes, and that’s the last thing we want. So, to prevent that from happening, we’ve compiled a list of recipes that are easy for kids, yet still delicious!

Tuna Salad Sandwich

Difficulty for a child: 1/5

Oh yes. The ole’ Tuna Salad Sandwich. You gotta love the classics. It’s easy to make and easily enjoyed. Who can ever turn down one of these amazing creations. I know I can’t!

Ingredients:

  • 2 cans POLAR 5oz All-Natural Chunk Light Tuna or POLAR All-Natural Solid White Albacore

  • 3 tbsp mayonnaise

  • 2 tbsp freshly chopped basil leaves

  • 1 tbsp freshly squeezed lemon juice

  • salt and pepper to taste

  • 4-6 Romaine leaves

  • 8 slices good-quality bread

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients except tuna, mix well, then fold in drained tuna and coat well.

  2. On a work surface, line Romaine leaves among 4 slices bread, top with tuna salad and the remaining 4 slices bread.

Smoked Turkey Lo Mein

Difficulty for a child: 3/5

This recipe is easy to make! If you’ve ever made spaghetti, this is exactly that with a few more steps (which makes it more fun!).

Ingredients:

  • 1 can 15oz POLAR FOUR SEASONS Stir Fry Straw Mushrooms, drained

  • 1 can 15oz POLAR Stir Fry Vegetables, drained

  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil

  • 1 lb fully cooked smoked turkey breast – cut into ½ inch cubes

  • 1 cup frozen peas

  • 1 package (about 7 oz) stir fry noodles

  • ¼ cup POLAR Soy Sauce

  • ¾ cup water

  • 1 tbsp POLAR Oyster Sauce

  • 2 green onions, chopped

  • Optional garnish: Sesame seeds

Directions