Kids Cooking Videos

Online Video Recipes That Appeal to Kids

Mother and daughter baking cookies in kitchen
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These cooking videos are specially designed for kids. You can use these online cooking videos to show kids how to cook their favorite recipes or to get ideas for what to cook for the kids. All of these cooking videos are short - less than 3 minutes - and they're all designed with kids' tastes in mind. Enjoy!

  • 01 of 10

    Peanut Butter Blossoms

    Peanut Butter Blossoms
    Peanut Butter Blossoms. Stephanie Gallagher

    Peanut butter blossom cookies (also called peanut butter kiss cookies) are a favorite with kids, and this video recipe shows how easy it is to make these treats. Change it up by using different types of Hershey kisses for these cookies.

  • 02 of 10

    Dirt Cake

    Oreo dirt cake recipe

    ​The Spruce Eats / Julia Hartbeck

    Kids love making this dirt cake. It's a common preschool cooking activity for kids, and it makes a great birthday cake, too. There isn't really any cooking involved, so this is a great recipe for the little ones to make themselves (or with minimal help).

  • 03 of 10

    Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

    Breakfast Cookies
    Breakfast Cookies. Stephanie Gallagher

    Cookies for breakfast? Oh yeah. These breakfast cookies are every bit as tasty as regular cookies, yet far healthier than store-bought breakfast bars.

  • 04 of 10

    Spaghetti Casserole Recipe

    Meatless Baked Spaghetti Casserole

    The Spruce

    This spaghetti casserole is not only a kid-friendly recipe the whole family will enjoy, it's also a great make-ahead meal. Serve this spaghetti casserole as is, or top it with pepperoni slices for a fun twist.

    Continue to 5 of 10 below.
  • 05 of 10

    Pretzel Crusted Chicken Tenders Recipe

    Pretzel Crusted Chicken Tenders
    Pretzel Crusted Chicken Tenders. Stephanie Gallagher

    Crushed pretzels give these chicken tenders an incredible flavor. The salty coating combines beautifully with the sweet marinade. When you see how easy it is to make your own homemade chicken tenders with this recipe, you'll never go back to store-bought chicken tenders again!

  • 06 of 10

    King Ranch Chicken Casserole

    Classic king ranch chicken casserole recipe

    The Spruce Eats / Diana Chistruga

    King ranch chicken is a classic Southern casserole, but this recipe kicks it up a notch with some gourmet ingredients. Rotisserie chicken and prepared salsa or pico de gallo make this recipe even easier.

  • 07 of 10

    Healthy Rice Crispy Treats Recipe

    Peanut Butter Rice Crispy Treats
    Peanut Butter Rice Crispy Treats. Stephanie Gallagher

    These rice crispy treats taste every bit as crunchy, sweet and gooey as the regular rice crispy treat recipes you're used to, but this one uses brown rice syrup and peanut butter instead of marshmallows and butter. Kids will really enjoy making these rice crispy treats.

  • 08 of 10

    How to Make Scrambled Eggs

    Scrambled Eggs
    Scrambled Eggs. Stephanie Gallagher

    Scrambled eggs are one of the easiest things to make, and once you master this recipe, you can vary it lots of different ways. Add sauteed mushrooms, peppers, cooked ham and different cheeses.

    Continue to 9 of 10 below.
  • 09 of 10

    Homemade Marshmallows

    Homemade Marshmallows. Jennifer Boggs/Getty Images

    Making homemade marshmallows isn't's just a matter of cooking the syrup and beating it with an electric mixer. I don't recommend that kids make these marshmallows by themselves, however. The syrup is HOT and can easily burn. But they will definitely enjoy helping with this recipe. And when you're finished, you can enjoy the best hot chocolate ever!

  • 10 of 10

    Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches

    Ice Cream Sandwiches
    Ice Cream Sandwiches. Elizabeth LaBau

    Ice cream sandwiches are one of the kids' favorite summertime treats. And this recipe shows you how to make them right in your own home. If you like this recipe, check out my 5-star ice cream sandwich cake recipe, too.