It can be really hard at times to get the kids to eat healthy and getting their five a day in fruit and veg is not always the easiest. In fact, we sometimes have to be creative and think outside the box. Today on The Inspiration Edit I am sharing this fantastic flower garden fruit cup idea. I know the kids will love it and it’s a fun activity to make.
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Ingredients For This Healthy Snack Idea
- Small clear cups
- Red grapes
- Green grapes
- Small flower-shaped cookie cutter
How To Make These Flower Pots
Layer green and red grapes in small clear plastic cups.
Cut cantaloupe into slices about ¼ to ½ an inch thick.
Cut the seeds out of the middle of the cantaloupe slices.
Using a small flower-shaped cookie cutter, cut flower shapes out of the slices of cantaloupe.
Use a knife to create ¼ to ½ inch thick slices out of the watermelon.
Use the same flower-shaped cookie cutter to cut flower shapes out of the watermelon slices.
Place 3 cantaloupe or watermelon flowers on top of three toothpicks, and stick them into the grapes in each fruit cup to create a flower garden.
Supervise children when serving your snacks, toothpicks should be removed before allowing small children to eat the snack.
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About Angela Milnes
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Teacher who has specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has studied nutrition for children and has also taught cooking skills to adults. Angela loves to share family meals and easy instant pot recipes here on The Inspiration Edit. Follow her on Pinterest!