The cooking tips that they'll pick up while helping out will help prepare them for the days when they're living on their own and have to cook for themselves.
There is a big variety of different bakes you can whip up, including fish, mince, chicken, vegetables and other combinations. Here are five delicious and easy recipes for bakes that you can enjoy hot on a chilly evening or cold the next day with a salad, if it's a hot afternoon.
This delicious cheesy mixed vegetable bake is packed with a variety of vegetables from mushrooms to broccoli. Try it on its own as a vegetarian treat, or serve with a tender roast leg of lamb.
Most kids love sausages and even more so when there’s cheese involved! Try out this easy recipe that only takes 15 minutes to prepare. Serve it with a light couscous and roast vegetable salad to keep your little ones coming back for more.
It doesn’t get easier than this – pop all the ingredients into a roasting bag and, before you know it, your potato bake is ready to serve. Yum! Your kids will love this creation as a side dish, or as a tasty treat the next morning!
Do your children love seafood? Try out this salmon bake, with broccoli and lots of cheese! This is one of those seafood recipes that'll get your kids to dig into healthy green vegetables, without a fuss.
Lasagne is an all-time family favourite, and is great with a leafy salad and some fresh rolls. This recipe, unlike the traditional one that uses mince, includes chicken, butternut and feta – a heavenly combination, filled with goodness!
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