Sunday, 21 September 2014
Fun and healthy food ideas to make with toddlers: Cucumber laughing heads
Have some bonding time with the kids creating fun food that involves no cooking and barely contains any sugar. These cucmber laughing heads are great for play-dates with friends.
1. Cut a cucumber in half lengthwise and scoop out the seeds with a spoon.
2. Fill one "tunnel" with cream cheese and the other with a thinner layer of ham. Press the two layers together then slice carefully into 3cm rounds.
3. Place two capers on the cream cheese layer for eyes.
Find more ideas in the I Quit Sugar Kids Cookbook.
Preparation time: 5 minutes
• 1 cucumber
• ¼ cup cream cheese
• 50g thinly sliced ham
Tricky tip: Add some fennel to make eyebrows.