Holiday parties are coming up, which means you’ll soon be in need of a few easy, trustworthy appetizer recipes to serve to guests. See, appetizers are fun, but they’re also a great way to keep people from hovering in the kitchen and asking when dinner is ready. What’s more, there are plenty of easy-to-make options out there, including several that your kids would love to help out with.
The trick is to find recipes that look fancy but are actually incredibly simple. Then, you can let kids help out with the assembly, while you take care of any necessary cooking (like, you know, the actual entree — not to mention tasty three-ingredient dessert recipes, too!). The options below cover all your bases, from no-cook cold appetizers to oven-baked crescents and pinwheels that use store-bought dough. No matter what kind of party you have planned, you’ll want to invite these easy, kid-friendly, three-ingredient appetizers along.