Kid-Friendly Peanut Noodles

Dinner in under 8 minutes! Creamy, sesame peanut noodles for the whole family.  This is one of those recipes that you’ll keep coming back to because it’s hearty yet fresh.

INGREDIENTS (double recipe for a family of 4)

  • 8 oz pasta
  • 2 TBSP soy sauce, low sodium
  • 1 TBSP rice vinegar
  • 1 ½  tsp sesame oil
  • 1 ½  TBSP peanut butter
  • 2 tsp honey
  • ½ tsp grated ginger
  • 1 clove garlic
  • red bell pepper
  • Carrot
  • Peas
  • Chicken


1.  Cook pasta and while the pasta cooks whisk together garlic, ginger, rice wine vinegar, soy sauce, sesame oil, honey and peanut butter.
2.  When pasta is cooked, reserved 1/4 cup cooking liquid.  Toss together pasta and sauce, adding cooking liquid if noodles are too sticky.
3.  Add veggies and chicken as desired.  


Meg is a Co-Founder of What's Up Moms and the mom to three kids (9, 7 and 4). She wishes her kids asked for caramelized brussel sprouts and wild salmon salad every night. But most of the time, you'll find her whipping up a kid-friendly pasta or a sweet treat with a healthy twist. Her motto is: everything in moderation... except coffee. {{Privy:Embed campaign=591322}}