Take pizza night to a whole new level — and get your kids to eat their veggies — with this easy, flavor-packed vegetarian calzone recipe.
Creative & Easy Kid-Friendly Pizza Recipes
Every kid is 100% percent different when it comes to eating habits. I know this all too well. However, homemade pizza tends to bring everyone to the table, even the pickiest humans, so you might find (as I have) that you've got a little extra wiggle room in terms of veggie toppings . . . as long as they're covered in cheese or other favorite ingredients.
On this page, you'll find my family's favorite kid-friendly pizza recipes, plus a few adventurous pies that can stretch your kids' palates when they're in the right kind of mood.
Remember: No-brainers like Hawaiian and salami and Margherita are all here for you, but don't be afraid to make something "weird," like grape and camembert or chicken, mushrooms, and sage—you never know!
Looking for healthy pizza toppings your kids will love? In this post and video, you'll find lots of ideas for turning pizza night into eat-your-veggies night!
This grandma pizza is a delicious comfort food meal, loaded with Italian sausage, green bell pepper, onion, and mushrooms.
This healthy vegetarian pizza is a delicious way to eat the rainbow.
Pepperoni and sweet pickle pizza may seem like an odd recipe, but if you like the salty-sweet combo of pineapple and ham, then I guarantee you'll love this one, too.
Genoa salami pizza is better than pepperoni pizza. There, I said it. And once you give this week's pizza a try, with green olives, sweet pepper, and fennel, I think you'll agree.
Making pizza with kids is easy! Yes, it's also messy and it won't ever go perfectly as planned (you should see the outtakes from this post's photo shoot), but the rewards are way worth the effort and extra clean-up. Here are some basic tips and an easy-to-follow recipe for creating delicious homemade pizza memories with […]
Sometimes the most delicious recipes are also the simplest, and that is definitely the case with margherita pizza. Here's my take on the iconic Italian masterpiece—with an extra dose of herbaceous flavor.
Yes, I am solidly on Team Pineapple Pizza, and I don't care who knows it! If you are, too, then this Hawaiian Pizza is exactly what you've been craving.
Just when you thought there was nothing better than tomato soup and grilled cheese, I'm here to up the comfort food ante with a pizzafied version that will knock your cushy slipper socks right off.
Be a brunch-time (or anytime) hero with this pizzafied version of the classic bacon, egg, and cheese sandwich.
Just a few "secret" ingredients make this easy white pizza recipe far from basic.
These ghoulish Halloween pizzas will win over even the toughest goblins in your house. Plus, they're super easy to make — ideal for a festive weeknight meal (and packed lunches the next day).
Barbecue Pizza Sauce is one of the most frequently referenced recipes on this blog. It makes waaaaaaay more than you need for one pizza—about 5 cups!—but you'll see why once you taste it. With a less sugary and more tomato-y flavor than traditional barbecue sauces, it's a versatile flavor enhancer for everything from grilled meats […]
Pickle pizza might be even more polarizing than Hawaiian. Don't believe me? Scroll through the comments on Food Insider's YouTube video about the dill pickle pizza at Rhino's Pizzeria in Upstate, NY. (Among my favorites: "Hell naw to the naw naw naw" and "People who eat pineapple pizza and people who don't must put our […]
Making pizza with kids—from the dough to the toppings—is super easy and fun! Watch as my niece helps whip up homemade dough and sauce and top the pizzas.
Breakfast for dinner, anyone? Growing up, it always felt like vacation when we sat around the kitchen table on a random weeknight, devouring stacks of pancakes while the sun set outside. This Maple-Bacon Pizza is my ode to those nights, with the addition of apples, Cheddar cheese, and fresh thyme to make it a square-ish […]
With only a few ingredients and a delicious twist, this pepperoni pizza with broccoli rabe and hot honey is perfect for an impromptu celebration any day of the week.
Some people burn sage to cleanse a new home of any lingering negative spirits. I, ever the multitasker, make sage pizza.
Have you ever had ricotta peach pie? If not (and if you also happen to live near Philly), do yourself a favor: get in the car and drive your deprived self to The Red Barn Cafe in Hammonton, NJ—RIGHT NOW. Tell someone to take you to the pie lady, and you'll soon be gaping at […]