After slicing the English muffin, next place the tomatoes or sauce and then the mozzarella cheese on each half of the English muffin. Top your 'pizza' with a few pepperoni slices or other favorite pizza toppings. Place your completed 'pizza' on an aluminum foil-lined baking sheet in an oven preheated to 350 F or in a toaster oven. Bake for 5 to 10 minutes, depending on how crispy your child likes his pizza, or until the cheese is a golden brown color.
Healthy English Muffin Pizza Recipe Ideas
An English muffin pizza can be a good way to get some extra fiber, calcium (from the cheese), and veggies, into your child's diet.
In addition to making the above 'kid friendly' English muffin pizzas, you can make another version that is more 'adult friendly' and better tasting.
Alternative Recipe Ideas
Although some kids seem stuck in food fads and like to eat the same things day after day, others need more variety in their diet. The following ingredient changes can help keep your child interested in wanting to eat an English muffin pizza:
It can also be fun to let kids choose their own toppings and put the English muffin pizza together by themselves. As an added bonus, consider letting them bake it themselves too in an Easy-Bake Oven.