Halloween Suppers Kids Will Love
Make sure your kids have a hearty supper before they go trick-or-treating. Here are 20 convenient meal ideas they (and you) will adore.
Everything In This Slideshow
1 of 20
Easy Italian Chicken
Bottled spaghetti sauce makes this chicken-and-cabbage combo as easy to put together as it is to enjoy. Serve it over your favorite pasta noodles.
2 of 20
Mexicali Hamburger Casserole
Ground beef and pantry-ready ingredients such as salsa and canned corn make this one-dish dinner nice and easy.
3 of 20
Deep-Dish Chicken Pot Pie
It's hard to go wrong with this crowd pleaser -- it's as delicious as the dish Grandma used to make. Here, buttery pastry tops a creamy blend of veggies, mushrooms, butter, and chicken.
4 of 20
Fast Chicken and Rice
Here's a great solution for hectic weeknights: Combine chicken, brown rice, peas, almonds, and your favorite bottled stir-fry sauce and bake for 10 minutes.
5 of 20
Creamy Macaroni and Cheese
This hearty spin on classic mac 'n' cheese features blue and mozzarella cheeses, bacon, and onion. Try it with cavatelli or campanelle for a change of pace from elbow macaroni.
6 of 20
7 of 20
Chicago-Style Deep-Dish Pizza
A made-from-scratch meaty filling sets this deep-dish pizza in a league of its own. Kids love the double-layer crust.
8 of 20
9 of 20
Hot Diggity Dog
This dish will be as much fun for kids to make as it is for them to eat!
10 of 20
Nacho Cheese Sauce Hot Dogs
For a quicker hot dog supper, load one up with nacho cheese sauce, broken tortilla chips, and fresh salsa for an instant crowd pleaser.
11 of 20
12 of 20
Serve this crowd pleaser as an appetizer at your next get-together. To cut calories, make them with nonfat sour cream and cheese.
13 of 20
Creamy Chicken Enchiladas
For a great make-ahead meal, try this hearty one-dish recipe. Spoon sour cream on top of the enchiladas before baking.
14 of 20
15 of 20
Smashed Potato Soup
Potatoes blended with cheddar cheese, cream, and roasted garlic make this chunky soup good to the last spoonful.
16 of 20
Slow-Cooker Pot Roast Stew
A blend of crushed red pepper, tomato paste, red wine, cinnamon, and rosemary flavors this beautiful squash-and-pot-roast stew.
17 of 20
Creamy Basil Chicken
Onions, garlic, and bacon give this dish homey goodness. Simply put the chicken and veggies in a slow-cooker in the morning and dinner will be ready by the time you get home.
18 of 20
Herb-Garlic Beef Roast
Savory beef roast is seasoned with Italian parsley and freshly ground pepper; fresh carrots and red potatoes complete the meal.
19 of 20
Crisp-tender zucchini, zesty Italian sausage, juicy grape tomatoes, and sliced mushrooms top creamy polenta. Italian seasoning and fresh Parmesan cheese make a pretty (and tasty) garnish.