It’s so easy to get stuck on some particular food ideas for toddlers especially if it’s their favourite that you tend to cook the same menu over and over again. Plus, for time-poor parents, there’s just not enough time to prepare for their meals.
But, with our more than 50 food ideas for toddlers, preparing their meals is as easy as 1, 2, 3! Just choose from any of these dinner, finger food, snack, meat-free and dessert recipes that we’re sure your toddlers will enjoy (even the picky ones!)
The flavour and sweetness of this slowcooker recipe will not only be adored by your tots but by the whole family as well! This recipe is from Kidgredients – and we think it is pretty special particularly as a great food ideas for toddlers!
For Mum’s with veggie-lover tots (lucky you!), here’s a veggie recipe mixed with cheese and pasta to give your toddler’s dinner a twist.
For your picky eater, you can use meatballs to hide your veggies to get your toddlers to eat veggies. Winning! This recipe is from Yummy Toddler Food – and we think it is a winner!
What toddler doesn’t love meatballs? Try our marinated Louigi’s meatballs that your toddler will enjoy!
The tender mince balls with rice and a rich tomato sauce will make your toddler want more!
This healthy dinner recipe is so addicting, you’ll find yourself digging in for some too!
As adorable as your little tots are, this mini-turkey sliders will surely be a hit among your toddlers who just can’t get enough of everything tiny!
Store-bought chicken nuggets are nothing compared to this flavourful recipe we’ve got that will never fail your tot’s taste buds.
Apricot + chicken + sweet potato? What’s not to love?
Sweet is the way to go in preparing your toddler’s dinner, just like this tasty recipe!
Want your toddlers to eat veggies without them knowing it? Here’s one recipe for you, Mum!
You can never go wrong with cottage pies, and with sweet potato, this recipe will wake up your tot’s senses.
Getting your toddler to eat fish? This recipe is perfect for your tot!
Give life to your leftover beef mince and turn it into these golden puffs your toddlers will love.
A nice and healthy filling for your toasted wraps sure to make your toddlers happy!
Shaped into little circles, this sweet potato waffles recipe is not only perfect for your tot’s taste buds but also fits his/her hand!
You can also do this with your tots to get them to also love making what they eat.
This mini energy balls will get your toddler going.
Crunchy on the outside but soft on the inside, your toddlers will want to have more of this fish fingers.
Toddlers just love the shape of muffins! So for a healthy finger food, try our scrambled egg muffin and watch your tots have fun!
This afternoon treat will help your toddlers relax after a day of fun and activities.
Up the ante in sausage rolls by adding chicken and vegetables.
Another sneaky way of getting your toddlers to eat vegetables is through this yummy recipe and because it’s cheese…it’s heaven for them!
Toddlers will never get enough of pizza…and crackers…so why not roll them into one? Try our own pizza crackers recipe and feel free to make your own pizza cracker!
You may not need to convince your toddlers to eat this, as they will be the ones to get some of this tasty flavourful balls.
Don’t throw away those leftover cereals just yet as you can make bars out of it that your tots will munch on.
This recipe is so simple yet so delicious!
Ahhhh…our all-time favourite!
You can also get your toddlers to eat veggies by putting them in muffins!
Add cheese along with the vegetables and your muffins will be the bomb!
Dates are so yummy, it would make great muffins!
Zucchini fries are better alternatives, and baked instead of fried is one healthy alternative,
Who doesn’t love cheese? WE adore cheese so much that it has to make it to this list.
Pikelets are great breakfast and lunch treats for your toddlers so go ahead and make one today!
This after school snack will definitely get your toddlers to want to go home fast!
Don’t think puree, think risotto! You’ll never look at pumpkin the same way again!
A healthier version of the mac and cheese but is as equally yummy! Who wouldn’t want that?
Your tots will surely have fun with this.
Toddlers just love nuggets so stuff in some veggies in the nuggets for a healthy meal.
This healthy and cheesy treat will surely put a smile on your tot’s face.
Adding egg to spaghetti would be a great breakfast or dinner treat for your toddler.
Because pancakes can be healthy too!
There’s nothing like a mouth-watering custard to end your toddler’s day. Not only is this recipe super easy – you can reduce the sugar content to make it a whole lot healthier than the shop-bought version!
Yogo for your tot’s sweet tooth can be easily made at home. Check out our recipe!
Toddlers just love anything frozen so let them try this delightful treat!
Let your toddlers enjoy this sweet treat to their heart’s content.
Even you might find yourself popping these lovely dessert into your mouth.
You’ll surely be filled with hugs and kisses from your tot with this yummy chocolate mousse.
The best way to a toddler’s heart is through…this guilt-free cool treat!
Your toddler will thank you for this oh-so-delicious ice cream…forever!
Want your tots to enjoy dessert while being vegan? Try out this tasty vegan chocolate chip pancakes!