They say the kitchen is the heart of the home and that’s why we love family cookbooks. To help freshen up your recipe repertoire and get the kiddos excited to help in the kitchen, we’ve rounded up the best in new family cookbooks. From step-by-step recipes to creative cakes for kids, these family cookbooks will guide you through everything from breakfast to dinner, with make-ahead tips and recipes for even the pickiest of eaters.

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Disney Enchanted Recipes Cookbook


We try to steer clear of villains like Mother Gothel, but her recipe for Hazelnut Parsnip Soup sounds beyond delicious. In this new enchanted-themed recipe, budding bakers can whip up everything from Royal Soufflé and Tournament Fruit Pie to Mad Hatter's Muffins. It makes the perfect gift for Disney enthusiasts, too!

Snackable Bakes: 100 Easy-Peasy Recipes for Exceptionally Scrumptious Sweets and Treats


Have you ever had a moment where you really just needed to satisfy your sweet tooth, but didn't have the patience to go on a baking extravaganza? Enter: the snackable bakes. This fabulous cookbook is packed with 100 "easy-peasy recipes" that are fun and beyond delicious. It makes the perfect, quick activity for families since most recipes are done in under an hour, many of which don't even require an oven.

Food Network Magazine The Recipe-A-Day Kids Cookbook


With 365 recipes and a photo for each one, kids will immediately love this cookbook that brings major cooking inspo. Arranged by month, small chefs can either follow the day of the year or pick and choose what to make. There's plenty to be whipped up: from drinks and desserts to dinner and snacks.

Disney Princess Tea Parties


It's pinkies up with this new Disney cookbook! With over 50 recipes inspired by your favorite princesses, little chefs will have everything they need to throw the perfect tea party. Choose from fancy sips like Under the Sea Pineapple Punch, tiny sandwiches that include Moana Toasted Coconut-Banana Toast and sweat treats like Flynn Rider Blondie Bites. With stunning accompanying photos, adults will love digging into this book just as much as kids.

The Complete Cookbook for Teen Chefs


Get ready for a kitchen takeover as this fun cookbook from America's Test Kitchen will definitely inspire the next generation of chefs. It starts them off with some kitchen fundamentals like why it's important to read a recipe all the way through before trying it, and then sends them off to try recipes like Shiitake-Beef Ramen, Cheeseburger Sliders and Esquites. Recipes are ranked by difficulty and there are quite a few vegetarian options for Meatless Mondays.

Cook It! The Dr. Seuss Cookbook for Kid Chefs


Chewy Blue Goo, Boxed Gox, Lorax Leaves, oh my! Any Dr. Seuss fan will love the 50+ recipes that embrace the whimsical nature of the famed author, while also sneakily serving up healthy grub.



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