In a couple weeks, kids everywhere will be running around the house in their costumes, impatiently for waiting for dusk and asking, “Can we go yet?”
The business of Halloween is insane with families spending lots of time and money honing in on the perfect details.
With last-minute costume malfunctions, anxious kids and the sun setting fast, dinner is the last thing parents want to worry about.
Here’s a roundup of quick and easy, pre-trick or treating meals to entice kids, even with the thought of treats looming.
Here are 3 tasty meals for even the pickiest of ghouls and boys:
- Mandarin Orange Chicken – these classic, high-protein chicken bites from Crazy Cuizine will keep your super-hero strong throughout the night. Pair these chicken bites with rice and veggies for a well-rounded meal in 18 minutes or less! Or if your little princess wants a cheesy twist, Mandarin Orange Chicken Quesadillas are the perfect grab n’ go finger food.
- Home-Style Four Cheese Macaroni and Cheese – Kraft serves up a mac n’ cheese casserole, topped with a crispy, crunchy bread-crumb crust. This spin on classic mac n’ cheese is great for kids and parents!
- Deep Dish Mini-Pizzas – Red Barron offers kids deep, ooey, gooey personal-sized pizzas. With traditional cheese and pepperoni options, these kid-sized pizzas are packed with big pizza flavor. These mini pies are the perfect dinner for kids, and post-trick or treating snack for parents!