Top family-friendly bakes

Visitors baking together in a National Trust kitchen

If you’re looking for a fun afternoon activity or something tasty to make over the weekend, we've picked a selection of simple and enjoyable cake, biscuit and savoury recipes for you to bake at home with the kids.

Cooking with the family can be an absolute pleasure. It's fun, messy, creative and skill-building all rolled into one biscuit. Finding child-friendly recipes can be tricky, so we've put together some tempting recipes that’ll help keep your little ones busy.

If your feeling a little more adventurous, we've also got three delicious vegan bakes to try out.

Simple but scrumptious cakes

Snack attack

Savoury treats

Make a pizza with a funny face
Main courses

Pizza 

There's nothing more rewarding or fun than making your own homemade pizza. Whether you want a pizza for one or something to get the whole family involved, why not give this recipe a go?

Vegan bakes