All across the world, foodies and clever folks and professional chefs alike are taking to TikTok to connect, share their love of cooking and show off the clever creations they’ve dreamed up and adapted. Plenty of these inventive recipes have made it off smartphone screens and into the mainstream: baked feta pasta, ramen lasagna, accordion potatoes and whipped coffee. Maybe you’ve already made one of those or at least name-dropped it to gain cred with your kids. Why not take it further and consider TikTok cooking as a fantastic way to connect with them?
Whether you need to appease a picky eater or you simply want to spend some QT with your teenager, trying your hand at these viral victuals from TikTok might be just the ticket. Ask your children which recipes they find most intriguing, then get into the kitchen and let the bonding begin -- or surprise them by suggesting a few of your own! Here’s a smattering to get you started.