Three easy Christmas baking recipes for kids

Christmas is a baker’s paradise. It’s a fantastic time to form some special memories with the children and what better way than getting together to make some festive treats. There are lots of Christmas baking recipes for kids, but these three are sure to bring a smile to their faces.

A plate of ginerbread men
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Gingerbread men 

A great chance to get creative, decorate these simple gingerbread men however you like. Perhaps as Father Christmas and his elves?

Baking in the kitchen at Attingham Park
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Christmas pudding bites 

A Christmas twist on the classic rice crispy cake. A recipe that requires no baking, and is brilliant fun.

A child ices a biscuit in a National Trust kitchen
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Christmas tree cookies 

Simple but effective, with few ingredients and bold decorations, these cookies will keep the whole family entertained and taste great.

Father Christmas and a young boy

We hope you enjoy these Christmas baking recipes for kids. Be sure to share your creations with us on twitter (@NTSouthWest) and facebook (National Trust South West).