Kid-Approved Back-to-School T1D-Friendly Recipes


A mom helps her two daughters get ready for school.

The 2022-2023 academic year has already started for some kids, and is rapidly approaching for others.

Just in time for back-to-school, explore our selection of kid-approved, diabetes-friendly recipes shared by the American Diabetes Association and Diabetes Food Hub.

Ready-in-Minutes Mini Pizzas

No need to wait until Friday to satisfy your pizza craving. These no fuss mini pizzas with spinach and ham are ready in under 20 minutes (prep + cook time combined).

Ham and spinach English muffin pizzas

Snacks in a Snap

No bake peanut butter and chocolate bites and a sweet peanut buttery dip for apple or banana slices = after school snacks in a snap.

peanutbutter and choc bites

What’s for Dinner?

Kid-friendly meatballs, single-sheet pan chicken, potatoes, and green beans, or bean and cheese tostadas are all ready in about 1 hour or less (prep + cooking time combined).

sheet pan chicken potatoes and green beans