The holiday season is finally upon us! And first up is Thanksgiving: every food-lover’s dream holiday. It’s one of my family’s favorite. A time to give thanks for all we have, spend time together, and enjoy some delicious food.
But it’s not just a one-day event. The whole month is about teaching appreciation and thankfulness to our kids and of course eating lots of yummy desserts! So finding kid-friendly Thanksgiving desserts is always a must for moms of little ones — sure they’ll eat most sweets, but desserts that are tasty and fun to decorate are even better. Plus, the kids especially love it because oftentimes they can be involved in the baking.
As a sweet-lover myself, Thanksgiving dessert ideas are always on my mind. That’s why today I’ve gathered up some of the cutest recipes sure to please your toughest critics.
When my kids begged me to make some turkey treats, of course I went on a search for the perfect recipe. What I ended up finding is that there are lots of perfect Thanksgiving desserts for kids! I can get quite lost on Pinterest and spent a good amount of time trying to find the perfect recipe for them.
I did have to end up choosing just one, but I thought I would share my findings with you! I haven’t’ tried them all, but I thought I would give you the chance to try for yourself. There’s a great variety of treats here for you – everything from cookies to brownies to even some mini personal pies! You’re sure to find a recipe or two that you’re kids will just love. But don’t take my word for it, check out the list below and get baking!
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A few things that will be key to have in stock when making any of these desserts — are baking supplies! Make sure you stock up early to avoid the food shopping madness at the stores. You can also get any last minute items with 2-day shipping as an Amazon Prime member.
Here are a few items you may need to create these delicious recipes:
YUMMY THANKSGIVING DESSERTS FOR KIDS
- Easy Turkey Brownies for Kids
- Maple Leaf Pumpkin Pie Pops
- Skullduggery Squares
- Great Pumpkin Dessert
- Turkey Cupcakes Recipe
- Thanksgiving Pilgrim Hat Treats
- Peeps Turkey Treats
- Decorated Thanksgiving Sugar Cookies
- 3D Turkey Cookies
- Cranberry Clementine Whole Wheat Quick Bread
- Pumpkin Pie Sugar Cookie
- Pumpkin Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Vegan Pumpkin Muffins
- Pumpkin Orange Donuts
- Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Hello Dollies
- Delicious Nutritious Gluten-Free Pumpkin Pie Squares
- Oatmeal Cookies
- Pumpkin Pie Crumble Cupcakes
- Reeses Turkey Treats
- Mini Pumpkin Pies
As you can see, there are quite a few Thanksgiving desserts that the kids will absolutely love! No matter what kind of little eater you have, you’re sure to find something that satisfies their taste buds. Even if you’re a family with a vegan diet, you will find a Thanksgiving treat worthy of breaking out the kitchen tools!
Take your pick and satisfy your sweet tooth without guilt!
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Ana, a mom to three rambunctious little boys, has supported thousands of women throughout their pregnancy and motherhood journey since 2012 as a prenatal and postpartum educator at MommysBundle.com.