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5th Birthday party food ideas? Help!!

I need some help with ideas on foods? I have such a hard time when it comes to parties!! Nothing too elaborate just simple ideas Thank you!

 
ali_1107

Asked by ali_1107 at 6:08 PM on Nov. 28, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Pizza is a big thing with kids. Go with what they like.
    mmmegan38

    Answer by mmmegan38 at 3:38 PM on Dec. 5, 2010

  • Real simple! Pizza! lol
    2murphyboys

    Answer by 2murphyboys at 6:10 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • at my daughters 5th i just did cheese n crackers, and then had a fruit n veggie platter..mainly because we had it at the recreation centre, so i knew theyd rather be playing rather than sitting down and eating..and if they got hungry they could stop for a minute and grab n go. also had juice boxes and water available..

    what about pizza, hot dogs, chicken nuggets, mac n cheese..something easy, and most kids love those things
    alexis_06

    Answer by alexis_06 at 6:11 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • What is the theme of your party? We always do theme food with ours. For simple kid food, I would go with finger foods that your child likes. Pigs in a blanket made with mini hot dogs, a veggie tray (my kids love these), apple slices, pizza bites, chips and dip, etc.
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 6:12 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • Pizza, Chips n dip, cookies, that kind of stuff.
    TaraK.

    Answer by TaraK. at 6:13 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • don't forget the pop/juice..
    JazzyJes

    Answer by JazzyJes at 6:29 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • Mini sausages in Pilsbury refrigerated biscuits. The kids can grab & go. simply supply ketchuo or mustard for dipping.
    Goldfish crackers, CHEESE-IT'S and RITZ crackers for a side tray with cheese & apple slices.GRAHAM CRACKERS the cinnamon sugar ones are tasty treats.
    25beengoodtome

    Answer by 25beengoodtome at 2:38 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

  • Grapes, freeze a bunch of seedless grapes. kids love them! Mix up a batch of CHEX CEREAL MIX just for the kids: use honey & butter for the sauce to flavor & lightly coat the cereals as you bake.
    25beengoodtome

    Answer by 25beengoodtome at 2:42 PM on Nov. 29, 2010