Kids love to help in the kitchen. So hand over a wooden spoon and get cooking! We’ve found 10 recipes that require minimal effort, use only three ingredients and are sure to pique a wannabe chef’s curiosity. Click through for all of the hands-on, delicious options.

Apple Juice Chicken

Juice boxes are for more than just drinking! This sweet recipe, courtesy of Oatmeal With a Fork, shows your little helper how to make their favorite things better. Maybe it will inspire some creative thinking with other snacktime foods?

  • Apple Juice Chicken
  • Baked Rollups
  • Steak Pinwheels
  • Handmade Gnocchi
  • PB&B Quesadillas
  • Black Bean Soup
  • Rich Tomato Sauce
  • Maple & Mustard Salmon
  • Ravioli "Lasagna"
  • Easy Meatballs