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5 Yummy breakfast recipes for kids

5 Yummy breakfast recipes for kids

As a mother, we are always worried about our kids. Whether it is their studies or their examinations we tend to mull over everything. However, one thing that clearly drives us insane is getting our children to eat food willingly. Since breakfast is the first meal of the day we have to look for healthy food for kids that is definitely going to click with them. To make your work easy here are 5 yummy breakfast recipes for kids that are awesome in taste and liked by kids and adults alike.

Oats Idli

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Oats
  • 1 tbsp. mustard seeds
  • ½ tbsp. chana dal
  • ½ litre curd
  • 1/2 tbsp. oil
  • 1 tbsp. black gram
  • 1 cup grated carrots
  • 2 tbsp. chopped coriander
  • Salt as per taste
  • ½ tbsp. turmeric powder

Recipe

First, dry roast the oats and grind them in powdered form. Add oil in a pan and to that add mustard seeds and dal till you hear splattering. Then add turmeric, coriander, and carrots and fry for around 1 minute. In another bowl mix oats, curd and this mix till it becomes like your regular batter. Make your regular idlis using a steamer and kids will adore this healthy snack.

Moong dal chila

Ingredients

  • 200 grams Moong dal or green gram
  • 50 grams chopped peas
  • 1 chopped onion
  • ¼ tbsp. baking soda
  • Chopped Cilantro
  • Peeled and grated ginger
  • 2 green chilies (chopped)
  • 2 garlic pods
  • Salt to taste
  • Water
  • ¼ tsp. turmeric powder

Soak the Moong dal for at least 8 hours. Drain the water in the morning and blend with ginger, chilies, garlic, turmeric, and salt. You can add water as that makes the batter smooth. Heat your tava or skillet and grease with oil. Pour the batter on it and smoothen it into round shape. Flip it over as needed until both sides are properly cooked. One of the easy recipes, the Moong dal chila is an eternal favorite with kids.

Timios energy bars

If your child is very finicky about eating a lavish breakfast in the morning do not take it to heart. A Timios energy bar is enough to keep him satiated and he is bound to relish the taste of it every day. You can even pack it for him in case he wants to eat it in the school bus or elsewhere. So stock up on this amazing energy food today itself.

Sago Khichdi

Ingredients

  • 1 cup sago
  • 2 potatoes peeled and diced
  • Curry leaves
  • ½ cup peanuts
  • 2 green chilies
  • ½ tsp. mustard seeds, Urad dal, and cumin seeds
  • Salt as per taste
  • 2 tbsp. Oil

Also considered as a great evening snack for kids, the sago Khichdi is easy to make. You will have to soak the sabudana for nearly 45 minutes.  Ground the peanuts into a smooth paste but make sure to roast them before doing so. Take a pan and add oil, mustard seeds, cumin seeds and Urad Dal. Once they start spluttering add green chilies and some curry leaves. After some time add sago and salt and let it cook. Once the sago becomes transparent add the ground roasted peanuts and serve with raita.

Chapatti Rolls

Ingredients

  • Chapatti
  • Onions, tomatoes, carrots, potatoes, capsicum all finely chopped
  • Mashed Paneer
  • Salt as per taste
  • 1 ½ tsp. coriander powder
  • ½ tsp. garam masala

Fairly quick to cook they prove to be nutritious snacks for kids. Heat oil in a pan and fry all the vegetables that you have chopped. Later add salt, garam masala, and paneer and let it cook. Place this mixture into a chapatti and your roll is ready.

So these are our picks for the yummiest breakfast recipes. If you feel hard pressed for time in the morning, these easy snacks can save you a lot of trouble. Do try them and let us know how it went.

1Comment
  • How to make a fussy eating child to eat healthy - timios
    Posted at 15:49h, 10 September Reply

    that has worked for most of the people and would work for your child as well. While preparing easy recipes for kids make them stand next to you and help you with the preparation. Portray to him as if he is doing the cooking

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