Keeping kids entertained can sometimes be a bit of a challenge, especially if you have other things to get done. That’s why it’s great to get them involved with some of your tasks. These fun vegan recipes are a perfect way to do so! They’ll keep your kids entertained and you’ll still be getting something done on your to-do list. Besides, who doesn’t love a few extra hands in the kitchen? Making some these fun vegan recipes is also a great way to bond with your kids! Plus, they can also get your kids interested in trying new healthy foods! These fun vegan recipes are fantastic! You have to try them! Fun, healthy, and tasty — what’s not love?

We also highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App  — with over 15,000 delicious recipes it is the largest plant-based recipe resource to help you get healthy! 

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1. Vietnamese Spring Rolls

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Mix up the veg with whatever you have on hand. You can serve these Vietnamese Spring Rolls by Melissa Tedesco alongside a dipping sauce, like a sweet and sour, or eat them on their own. They’re great for parties or as a little project to do with your kids.

2. Apple Pie Bars

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These Apple Pie Bars by Natalie Yonan are the perfect sweet treat! They can easily be taken on-the-go and are wonderful to make when you don’t feel like turning on your oven!

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3. Hearty Buckwheat Waffles with Strawberries

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These Hearty Buckwheat Waffles with Strawberries by Happy Food, Bettina Campolucci Bordi
are the breakfast for a lazy weekend morning ticks all the boxes in terms of comfort, indulgence and appeasing that insatiable sweet tooth that we all have!

4. Chickpea and Pistachio Falafel

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Sienna Formosa‘s Chickpea and Pistachio Falafel recipe is so simple to make! The addition of falafels adds some crunch and a delightfully nutty flavor. You’ll have a hard time resisting these fresh out of the oven.

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5. How to Make Sweet Potato Toast

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Plain toast has gone out of style. First, it was avocado toast. Then, toppings started to get adventurous. There’s nothing like creative toast for breakfast, especially with the delicious and colorful toppings that captivate all your senses and make you so indecisive about which one you are going to go for. How about we ditch the bread for a change and we try these delicious and nutritious sweet potato toasts instead? It’s so easy to make! Sweet potato is sliced lengthwise and then toasted or cooked in a skillet until slightly crisp on both sides. Top with avocado like a classic avocado toast or go wild and come up with your own dazzling topping! Learn How to Make Sweet Potato Toast with this delicious recipe by Nathalie Sader!

6. Cashew and Lemon Balls 

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These Cashew and Lemon Balls by Sara Oliveira are wonderful to make when you don’t want to turn on your oven! They come together quickly and easily, and are packed with flavor!

7. Buffalo Sweet Potato, Black Rice, and Avocado Wrap

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Meet the tastiest wrap that will definitely become your new dinner obsession. Let’s talk about the flavors: roasted sweet potato, creamy avocado, nutty black rice, and a generous helping of spicy vegan Buffalo sauce — yum. You just can’t beat simple and delicious. You have to try Melanie Sorrentino‘s Buffalo Sweet Potato, Black Rice, and Avocado Wrap!

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8. Nut Butter, Avocado and Jelly Sandwich

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Give yourself creative license to think outside the lunch box! This Nut Butter, Avocado and Jelly Sandwich by Avocaderia; Alessandro Biggi, Francesco Brachetti and Alberto Gramigni is stacked four bread slices high to give each nut and fruit layer major props.

9. Easy Tahini Granola

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This Easy Tahini Granola recipe by Robin Runner is super flexible so don’t stress if you’re missing an ingredient or if you wish to add something else you love. Granola is so incredibly easy to make and stores perfectly in your pantry.

10. Falafel Crust Pizza

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Two of the best foods ever combined into one: falafel and pizza! The crust on this awesome Falafel Crust Pizza by Stephanie Davies is unforgettable.

11. Acai Bowls

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It really doesn’t matter how you pronounce it, though the official way is “ah-sigh-ee”, as long as you enjoy it.  It can take a long time to perfect these Acai Bowls by Sarah Creighton after enjoying a version of it at your local farmer’s market every weekend. Acai is that superfood y’all have heard about, we are sure.  But what we are diggin’ is that these bowls can replace a dessert, especially when it’s hot outside.

12. Cheezy Kale Chips

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If you haven’t been living under a rock, you’ve likely heard about the kale being a “health food.” The leafy green is abundant in V vitamins, amino acids, and fiber. There are some really tasty ways to get it into your diet (and perhaps even slip it into your kids’ meals). Today, you’re going to learn how to make Cheezy Kale Chips by Amanda Froelich!

13. Healthy Cranberry Oatmeal Squares

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These Healthy Cranberry Oatmeal Squares by Allie Penner are free from oil and refined sugar, making them the perfect snack or dessert. Made with sunflower seed butter, coconut sugar, and maple syrup!

14. Easy Tempeh Oat Meatballs

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If you’re looking for a great, simple, plant-based protein-packed staple to incorporate in your meals – this is the PERFECT recipe. These Easy Tempeh Oat Meatballs by Hailee Repko are easy to make, loaded with flavor, can be easily added to a variety of recipes, and are great for the meal prep crowd. They also pair perfectly with any sauce, so you can throw together classic spaghetti and meatballs, make a sandwich, or pair them with a sticky-sweet Asian glaze.

15. Frozen Yogurt Bark

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Tara Sunshine‘s Frozen Yogurt Bark is a nutritious and delicious family-friendly treat.  It’s super simple to prepare and can be made with your choice of toppings.

Learn How to Cook Plant-Based Meals at Home!

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Reducing your meat intake and eating more plant-based foods is known to help with chronic inflammationheart healthmental wellbeingfitness goalsnutritional needsallergiesgut health and more! Dairy consumption also has been linked many health problems, including acnehormonal imbalancecancerprostate cancer and has many side effects.

For those of you interested in eating more plant-based, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App — with over 15,000 delicious recipes it is the largest plant-based recipe resource to help reduce your environmental footprint, save animals and get healthy! And, while you are at it, we encourage you to also learn about the environmental and health benefits of a plant-based diet.

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