If you haven't already invested in an Instant Pot you should because it is changing the way people cook. Not only can you make meals faster but there is considerably less cleanup, and that sounds like every busy mother's dream. So, now that you have this magic gadget in your kitchen why not make something your kids will enjoy? An Instant Pot isn't just for cooking complex meals in a short amount of time — you can make the simplest of dishes in it, too. In fact, there are so many Instant Pot recipes your kids will love that all include kid-approved words like "pizza" and "pasta".
For example, did you know you can make your own homemade applesauce in an Instant Pot? Mashed potatoes, too. And you might want to throw away that microwave because you can make a yummy mac and cheese dish in just under 11 minutes. That's nuts! These Instant Pots really are magical — like modern-day cauldrons, where you can throw all your prepped ingredients into a pot and let it do it's thing. Do you feel like a witch yet? (A good witch of course.)
So, use your new magical powers (and your Instant Pot) to make these Instant Pot recipes your kids will go crazy for.
1. Mac and Cheese
2. Chicken Broccoli And Rice
3. Pizza Pasta
4. Ginger Garlic Drum Sticks
5. Cinnamon Raisin Apple Pie Steel Cut Oats
6. Garlic Mashed Potatoes
7. Instant Chili
8. Chicken Noodle Soup
9. Pizza Meatloaf
Getting your little ones excited about food requires a little experimenting. You're constantly trying to turn a dish they wouldn't normally like into something they will (hopefully) love. This pizza meatloaf from Once A Month Meals has an excellent take on making meatloaf more bearable: turn it into a pizza.
Yogurt is a breakfast option, or snack to have throughout the day. Kids love it solo or you can throw in some fruit for sweetness, and granola for crunch. Well, did you know that you can make it in an Instant Pot? Raias Recipes has an Instant Pot recipe for making homemade yogurt for those brave enough to try.
Heads up, it looks easy enough, but you might want to make sure your Instant Pot is a model with the "yogurt" setting, and the recipe will take over 24 hours to make. However, the kitchen cred you'll get for making your own yogurt is priceless.
11. Apple Sauce
12. Cheesy Taco Pasta
Who doesn't love tacos? I mean, It's got to be most peoples's top five favorite foods. Now, get ready for it... a taco pasta. Yum. This is the perfect dish to bring to any party, or to just serve the family tonight. Kids will love Adventures of a Nurse's recipe that will help you spice up your traditional pasta dish.
13. CheeseBurger Mac And Cheese
Cheeseburger mac and cheese: two iconic dishes combined into one amazing meal that will definitely make kids' mouths water. A Moms Impression has her own version of Hamburger Helper's cheesy dish that your little ones will ask for again and again.
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