39 Easy No Bake Recipes For Kids
Making three meals a day for the whole family is hard enough let alone snack time. That’s why I love easy recipes I can make for the kids in no time that are a bit every time. This list of 38 no-bake treats include cookies, other desserts, and a few savory ones at the bottom.
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These 5-Ingredient Peanut Butter S’Mores Cookies will remind you of making them around the campfire, but I think these are even more fun to eat! With Golden Grahams cereal, marshmallows, Peanut Butter Powder with Cocoa, MORE marshmallows, and chocolate chips, you’re almost guaranteed to fall in love at first bite! Plus, they’re NO BAKE, so what’s not to love?
Peanut butter cornflake cookies take 15 minutes and 5 ingredients to make. They’re easy, quick, and addicting! My favorite part is the marshmallows that hold them together. These are fun for on the go breakfast, lunch box snacks, or after school treats.
The whole family will love these Incredibles Chocolate Covered Oreos on your next Disney Pixar movie night or Incredibles themed party! Incredibles treats are so much fun for a superhero birthday party or a family Disney movie night.
Kids love making these no-bake penguin cookies! They’re fun any time of the year but especially the winter season. They are super cute and you can use sunflower seeds or mini M&Ms for the feet.
With ingredients like cocoa, chia seeds, dried dates, and peanut butter the kids will get all the nutrients they need! They won’t complain either because they’re super tasty. They’re packed with fiber, protein, calcium, potassium, and more!
No Bake Nutella Oreo Cheesecake is full of delicious, fluffy, rich flavors and has a strong Oreo crumble crust. It’s easy to make and will wow anyone. This hazelnut-y cocoa flavored dessert is thick, dense, and velvety smooth.
These cheesecake stuffed strawberries are amazing. Fresh strawberries packed full of cheesecake flavors. They’re easy to put together, and they’re a great choice when you need a little something sweet but also a little healthy at the same time.
Cute little strawberry cheesecakes, layered up in single-serving jars! This easy no bake dessert is fun and a little bit fancy! The filling is deliciously silky and soft after you pop them in the fridge for a couple of hours to firm up. Then you want to top them with cream and get a spoon.
No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes are so quick to make. They are light and airy and taste delicious. The pretty rainbow sprinkles make them so fun for kids.
Pies & Cakes
Made with just 3 ingredients this strawberry icebox cake is great for kids. Made with fresh strawberries this recipe turns out delicious. All you need is Cool Whip, Graham crackers, and strawberries then BAM you have the best simple no-bake treat that kids will love.
Enjoy layers of fudge, banana pudding and Cool Whip in this easy no-bake pie. Each bite is light, sweet and bursting with banana and chocolate flavors. Chocolate and bananas is a match you just can’t beat that’s why it’s such a classic duo.
This frozen strawberry pie is always a hit! It’s easy to make and great to serve any time of the year. This one is fun to make with the kids because it’s so super easy so they can feel included. It’s cool, delicious and versatile so you can easily switch it up.
No bake cake is great. Using pudding in the middle of the layers it’s like boston cream pie cake. Easy for kids to help in the kitchen. This is one of my personal favorite flavors. All you need is Vanilla instant pudding mix, Graham crackers (honey is best) Whipped topping, Milk, Chocolate chips, Butter, Powdered sugar, and preferably a 13×9? pan.
No Bake Strawberry Pie made with Jell-O and Cool Whip is a classic recipe that is so simple to make! The hardest part of this recipe is waiting for it to set up in the fridge. This recipe is foolproof! If you can boil water you already have all of the cooking skills required to make it. There are also only 4 ingredients, and one of them is literally just water.
Truffles And Balls
Oreo Truffles are an easy, no-bake dessert that can be made with as little as 3 ingredients. (Cream Cheese, Oreos, and Chocolate!) These are easy to make ahead of time and store in the refrigerator or freezer until ready to serve.
These No Bake Carrot Cake Balls are a healthy, fast, and easy alternative to carrot cake! Fulfill that carrot cake craving with a healthy, no added sugar choice that doesn’t involve your oven!
Watermelon Truffles are a fun, tasty and colorful summer treat. Easy to make, with just a few ingredients, these are also no-bake.
Quick and easy to make, these caramel chocolate bliss balls are fun and yummy. Perfect for lunchboxes or snacks, they are super simple and also contain some healthier ingredients.
These chocolate truffles are easy and fun to make with kids. You won’t need any knives either as the food processor does most of the work. Absolutely no baking is required!
Vegan rainbow truffles are actually healthy because they contain fiber rich ingredients like dried dates. The pretty color comes from Captain Crunch “Oops All Berries” cereal. They are quick and simple, delicious, and a nutritious treat for kids.
Rice Krispies & Cereal Bars
A healthier rice crispy treat made with Kamut puffs that kids will love—only 5 ingredients, fun to make, and a delicious indulgence.
This rice bubble marshmallow slice is sure to be a hit at your next party, picnic, or morning tea. It’s so simple to make and tastes delicious!
Everyone loves that classic crispy sweet rice bar! Homemade Gluten-Free Rice Krispie Treats that are allergy-free, sugar-free, and vegan! Kids and moms will love this easy 2-ingredient no-bake recipe for the classic childhood snack!
Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Treats are packed with peanut butter and brown rice cereal, and contain no refined sugar. They’re drizzled with dark chocolate for the ultimate no bake dessert!
A great recipe kids will love with only 5 ingredients, these homemade cereal bars make a delicious and easy treat. Perfect for allergy friendly school snacks!
These Mini Chocolate Cornflake Cakes are delicious crunchy and sweet little treats packed with dark chocolate. Made with 4 ingredients only with no refined sugar and ready in 15 minutes, these No Bake Chocolate Cornflakes Bites make the most satisfying sweet snack both you and your kids will love!
These cereal bars are pretty and fun to make, and your kids can even get in on the cooking process. They can whisk the melted marshmallows, butter, and white chocolate or mix in the cereal.
Snacks With Fruit
Classic British dessert, the strawberry fool is the fun and easy dessert kids could make themselves with minimal assistance from adults. It’s refined sugar-free, gluten-free and no bake dessert perfect for summer days.
Creamy yogurt fruit salad is a fresh, vibrant treat and is incredibly easy to make with fresh fruits and greek yogurt dressing. It makes a perfect breakfast or a healthy snack.
Kids will love making and eating these pineapple treats! Only 3 ingredients and ready in minutes, it’s a simple dessert that even adults will enjoy!
This no-bake treat is healthy and super fun. The kids will love these roll ups. They are healthy, fun, and easy to make.
This sugar-free banana popsicle is only made up of only 2 ingredients. If you are looking for something delicious, healthy, and low-calorie. These quick, easy and scrumptious banana popsicles that kids and grown-ups are gonna love alike.
These frozen treats are easy to make, healthy, and fun all year long. Just a few ingredients and some freezer time.
Apricot Slice is full of dried apricots, coconut and sweetened condensed milk in a quick and easy no bake slice the whole family will love!
Adorable little pandas, made out of rice with seaweed faces. They’re super easy to make and are the perfect addition to any bento box! So whether you’re packing a lunch for your kiddo or for yourself, these panda rice balls will be sure to bring a smile to everyone’s face.
Have you ever wondered how to make pinwheel sandwiches? They are super easy to make and kids can definitely help with these!
This fun Alphabet themed Snack Mix recipe couldn’t be any easier. Just throw all the ingredients into a Ziploc or reusable container and dole out as needed for school lunches!
Dairy free pistachio nut spread is tasty and healthy. You can spread it on crackers or toast or crumble it over steamed veggies.
There’s no way you could get through this list without finding multiple easy no bake recipes your kids will adore. I can’t decide which dessert idea to start with! Let us know which cookie, cake, or savory treat you like best in the comments or on social.
The great thing about all the recipes on this list is that they require no cooking so kids can help make them all! However kids can start learning how to use the stove, microwave, and oven as young as 8 with supervision depending on the child.