Instant Pot kids recipes are essential when you have little ones at home! Easy and tasty breakfast and dinner ideas that will make them smile are here!
I have three girls, I know what it means to have easy Instant Pot kids recipes on hand when you’re busy! Though mine are older I remember the days of “that looks funny” or when they weren’t vegetable lovers. I have suggestions on how to change that too though. 😉 If you’re looking for an entire list of our easy Instant Pot recipes you can check those out as well. Welcome friends! (originally published 3/19)
If you’re just looking for Instant Pot dinner recipes we have over 100+ ideas here.
We are now going to narrow it down to Instant Pot kids recipes for those of you with picky taste buds at home. 😉
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First of all I HIGHLY suggest you get a non stick pot because it makes clean up so much easier!
Now on to some favorite Instant Pot kids recipes
- This Instant Pot sloppy joe casserole is hearty and a kid fave.
- My girls love our 4 ingredient homemade Instant Pot macaroni and cheese
- Or how to make Kraft mac and cheese in a pressure cooker
- Meat lovers pressure cooker mac and cheese
- Kids favorite Instant Pot hot dogs
- Then make our pressure cooker corn dog bites
- Classic Instant Pot chicken noodle soup we have more pressure cooker chicken recipes here too.
Now the pressure cooker recipes for kids I’m listing are guaranteed favorites. If you want to try a vegetable to serve on the side, try our Instant Pot cauliflower mash! We used purple cauliflower to make it really kid friendly.
- Pressure cooker cheesy chicken spaghetti
- 2 ingredient Instant Pot salsa chicken
- Classic Instant Pot beans and franks
- Instant Pot chili mac recipe is a must try too
- then give our pressure cooker cheesy chili mac a try
- Creamy cand cheesy Instant Pot cheeseburger macaroni
- Spicy Instant Pot nacho soup
I have enough Instant Pot kids recipes here to last you at least a month or so. Once you’ve gone through these then continue on to our other easy Instant Pot recipes too.
- They will love this Instant Pot crack chicken casserole
- Kids favorite = Instant Pot chicken parmesan casserole
- Remember Campbell’s chicken and rice, well here it is = Pressure Cooker chicken and rice
- Or use sausage and make our Instant Pot sausage and rice casserole.
- Instant Pot sesame chicken has been hugely popular cooked in under 20 minutes.
- Pressure cooker lasagna casserole will replace traditional lasagna for sure. With crushed tomatoes cooked on high pressure under 30 minutes with a quick release, you’re sure to get thumbs up on this one.
- Our homemade Instant Pot sloppy joes are great.
- My youngest loves Instant Pot meatball soup with bread for dinner. I use frozen meatballs so it cooks in only 15 minutes cooking time.
- You could make your own Italian meatballs with ground beef or ground turkey if you preferred.
- Oh yes they’ll say after this Cheesy Instant Pot goulash
- This has tons of flavor = Instant Pot taco casserole
Serving fruit with dinner is always fun and applesauce is always a winner. Try that with fresh apples and some cinnamon! You’ll have enough for leftovers which you can store in mason jars. It makes for a great after school snack too.
- Use fresh apples to make Pressure cooker applesauce with your kids
- How to make Instant Pot hard boiled eggs is easy and a great healthy snack or breakfast
- Instant Pot bread pudding can be a breakfast or dessert
- Talk about a hit with this Instant Pot pizza pasta y’all.
- My kids actually love this Instant Pot salisbury steak with mashed taters
- Cheesy Instant Pot cheeseburger soup is always a favorite
- Serve fun Pressure cooker Dorito casserole to your kids for a smile
- Pretty much any of our Instant Pot pasta recipes will be a winner for dinner.
- Our pressure cooker apricot chicken is sweet!
If you have a Ninja Foodi you can make all of these too! All recipes for these multi cooker pots are interchangeable so don’t fret. Just follow along and enjoy.
Yes I still do love my slow cooker and use it from time to time, but primarily my pressure cooker and air fryer are used daily. If you’re looking for specific recipes with low saturated fat you can refer to our healthy pressure cooker recipes post here.