With cooler weather comes the chance for all kinds of kid-friendly coziness–from couch forts to snugly layers of blankets. And then there’s the ultimate get-warm treat: a hearty helping of hot chocolate. Everyone has their go-to recipe, but now’s the time to branch out, nix the packets of powdered stuff, and spice up your kiddo’s mug with some fun variations on the classic drink. Click through the slideshow below and get ready for your kids to go cocoa crazy.

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Okay, so cayenne pepper doesn’t exactly top the list of kid-friendly ingredients. But with this recipe for Mexican Hot Chocolate, you can always omit that particular detail. Kiddos can still go crazy for this spice-infused drink—especially if you’ve got a little one who loves cinnamon.

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Which one will you be trying out? Tell us below!

— Abigail Matsumoto

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