3 Kid-Friendly Holiday Baking Recipes & Tips for Parents

Watch out, mom and dad -- the kids are ready to bake up some treats! Here are three tried-and-true simple and fun holiday baking recipes for kids of all ages to try their hands at making.


Stained Glass Sugar Cookie Ornaments

For this beautiful cookie, you'll want to create an open center in the sugar cookie dough. You'll place the hard candies inside the open center. For a great example, visit Cooking Classy's Stained Glass Cookies recipe. She uses 2 different star cookie cutters to create her stained glass ornaments.

Some tips to be successful with this recipe:

  • Buy pre-made dough if you want to just focus on designing the cookies.

  • Let the kids do t