Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and whether you go all out, or just like doing something small to celebrate, food is probably at the center of that. Kids love eating themed treats and it’s one great way to make any holiday special is to make your food match your theme! Whether it’s changing the color, the shape, or just serving it in a special dish, it’s fun to bring some whimsey into your holiday meals. Taking that into consideration, I’ve gathered 14 fun and funky kid-friendly Valentine Treats that any kid would love eating on Love Day!
This collection of recipes has great ideas for drinks, snacks, breakfast and lunch options that will make Valentine’s Day even more fun for your kids. By just tweaking the recipes slightly, you will have food that matches your mood and your kids will have so much eating their special meals or snacks. These aren’t all just sweets either, so now you can keep your day balanced and healthy as well!
Cupid Floats // Somewhat Simple
Mini Heart Shaped Pizzas // Growing Up Gabel
Valentine’s French Toast // Happy Hooligans
Valentine’s Fruit Wands // Eats Amazing
Valentine’s Funfetti Pancakes // Chez Catey Lou
Valentine’s Veggies // Unconventional Kitchen
Fruit Roll Up Fortune Cookies // She Knows
Homemade Heart Marshmallows // Very Culinary
Valentine’s Day Eggs in a Basket // Reclaiming Provincial
More Valentine Fruit Wands! // A Few Shortcuts
Mini Cherry Pies // The Sweetest Occasion
Pink Chocolate Chip Cookies // Tablespoon
Valentine’s Jam Sandwiches // School Bites
No Bake Granola Bites // How About Cookie
Don’t these all look great? I know my kids are much more likely to eat something if it’s a fun color, on a stick or a funky shape- so all of these recipes fit those requirements! While I don’t make it a habit of coloring every one of my kids meals some bright color, it is fun to add a little flare to a meal every now and again, especially for a special occasion! By making some of these fun (and easy!) treats for your kids this Valentine’s Day, you’ll really make their day special- and who doesn’t want that??