Kids' Party Crowd-Pleasers

Please even the smallest food critics next time you're hosting a birthday party, sleepover or playdate, with these fun recipes from Food Network chefs.

Photo By: Renee Comet ©2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Renee Comet ©2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

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Photo By: Renee Comet ©2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Renee Comet ©2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Fun Foods for Kids

Everyone will join the clean-plate club at your next kids' party when you serve up these fun, colorful, flavor-packed treats.

Semolina and Sun-Dried Tomato Waffle-Pizzas

No kid can resist waffles or pizzas, and Damaris manages to combine both of these crowd pleasers in one recipe. Grate some hard goat cheese or Parmesan into the waffle mix, then toss in a few diced sun-dried tomatoes for savory Italian flavor.

Get the Recipe: Semolina and Sun-Dried Tomato Waffle-Pizzas

Sausage Pizza Cones

Take that slice to go! Made from crisp flour tortillas, these easy cones can be shaped ahead and filled just before serving.

Get the Recipe: Sausage Pizza Cones

Chocolate-Chocolate Veggie Pancakes

Chock-full of carrots and fresh spinach, Melissa's veggie pancakes are a great way to get veggies onto the kids' breakfast plates. Thanks to the cocoa, honey and chocolate chips, they'll never know the difference.

Get the Recipe: Chocolate-Chocolate Veggie Pancakes

Raspberry Ice Cream Sodas

This eye-catching dessert will appeal to any sweet tooth. Fill old-fashioned ice cream soda glasses with raspberry sherbet and vanilla ice cream, then top each glass with a splash of club soda and some of Giada's easy homemade raspberry syrup.

Get the Recipe: Raspberry Ice Cream Sodas

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