You read the title. Need we say more? Kids will love flipping through—and will flip out for—this compact book of recipes from the mac & cheese-centric Oakland restaurant, Homeroom. So encourage the little ones to get involved in concocting carb-plus-cheese combos, along with other intriguing twists. Allison Arevalo and Erin Wade, both moms, share recipes for side dishes to help round out a meal, ranging from healthy veggies to pickles to super sinful desserts. Follow their technique to perfect your béchamel and make mac & cheese combos that are the center of family dinner, or the envy of your next potluck.
Allison Arevalo and Erin Wade, The Mac + Cheese Cookbook ($17, Ten Speed Press)