Thursday, February 9, 2012

healthy Valentine's snack idea: mini red fruit skewers


To balance out the (really good homemade, but still really sugary) cookies I was sending into school, I picked up a few different kind of red fruit and some long(er) toothpicks.


I don't need to tell you that this mini fruit kabob making effort could have gone a lot more quickly had I just done it after the kiddos were bathed and in bed...


but it was worth having the kids help at the end of the day. They excitedly came up with a pattern and carefully poked each one together, announcing that "[their classmates] were going to love this Valentine's snack". He's probably right. Even plain fruit is exciting when served on a stick!

3 comments:

  1. This is a great idea. So lovely looking, healthy and delicious. What a combination!

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  2. What a fun idea. I want to send a fruit or other healthy snack to school for the kids Valentines party. Might try this!

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  3. LOVE IT!
    VERY FANCYYYY!!!!
    Fancy is super fun :)

    LOVE what you're doing here!!
    <3

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