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20 Awesome Fun Foods for Kids

Awesome Fun Foods for Kids

Kids can be very picky when it comes to food, and if you want your kid to eat REAL home cooked meals and not just fast food or sweets, you may need to do some convincing work. 🙂 Also, if you want to surprise your child and prepare an amazing birthday party, these lovely, creative snacks may be a great source of inspiration!

I searched online for awesome fun foods for kids and selected 20 of the best fun foods for kids I could find! These were created by some really inspired and creative moms! Most of these fun foods for kids are healthy and all of them are vegetarian! So, if you want to surprise your kid, then give it a try and create a kid-friendly fun meal!

Note: These are not my photos, nor my recipes. I tried to find the original links for all recipes, for some I didn’t. Please comment with the link if you know where they are from, and I will edit the post. Thanks! 

healthy snack box

Healthy Fruits and Veggies Lunch Box

 foods for kids croissant and fruits

Crab croissant, fruits and veggies

 foods for kids watermelon snack

Cute hedgehog watermelon summer snack

Halloween Pumpkin Pie / Jack-o’-Lantern Pie

Halloween is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate it than a delicious vegan Halloween Pumpkin Pie? Easy, quick and delicious!

Haloween Pumpkin Pie placinta cu dovleac

fun foods for kids spider halloween cupcake

Halloween Spider Cupcake

 kermit frog apple

Kermit the Frog Apple + Marshmallows Snack

fun foods for kids owl fruits dessert

Fruity Owl Bagel with Fruits

butterflies fruits berries

Butterflies Fruits Snack

fun foods for kids pasta

Lion King Pasta Lunch

 snake dessert

Strawberry Shortcake Snake

fun foods for kids boats stuffed zucchini

Stuffed Zucchini Sailing Boats

fun foods for kids boat sandwich

“Sea Food” Boat Sandwich Snack

fun foods for kids easter bunny sandwich

Easter Bunny Lunch Sandwich

fun foods for kids plants flowers snack

Creepy and Funny Veggie Flowers

fun foods for kids owl apple snack

Apple Owl Fruit Snack

 foods for kids owl sandwich

Owl Sandwich

fun foods for kids owl cupcakes chocolate

Owl Chocolate Oreo Cupcakes

foods for kids eggs easter chicken

Chicken Easter Hard Boiled Eggs

 foods for kids creepy skeleton halloween

Veggie Skeleton Man

 foods for kids bear peanut butter and banana sandwich

Bear Peanut Butter and Banana Sandwich

If you loved these, you should also try these 10 Delicious Kid-Friendly Halloween Desserts Recipes.


Sunday 6th of March 2016

I absolutely love having kids play with their food and have them in the kitchen with me. I am a very proud Grandmother of three that I hope to play in the kitchen with these ideas. I am sure they will eat better for the experience! Thank you so much and I look forward to your next food play.

Heather Summers

Tuesday 3rd of March 2015

Love these! I have two boys and they both love these, especially the bear and batman! Thank you for sharing!


Thursday 5th of March 2015

Glad you like them, Heather! :D

Bobita Saikia

Wednesday 11th of February 2015

Lovely ideas!!


Thursday 12th of February 2015

Thanks Bobita! :)

Linda Moscovitch

Sunday 8th of February 2015

How adorable! We have our 3 grandkids each summer and fall for a couple of weeks and I am def. going to try a few of these! Thank you for illustrating a new way to play with food! :) It is easy to see how to do them, or one can always substitute whatever...YAY!


Thursday 5th of March 2015

Glad you like these ideas, Linda! :D


Saturday 6th of December 2014

I hope that I will be able to make my family food more delesiose, and mt dauters very happy with there food. Thank you.