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.
- Cut a cucumber in half lengthwise and scoop out the seeds with a spoon.
- 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.
- Place two capers on the cream cheese layer for eyes.
Ingredients - Preparation time: 5 minutes
- 1 cucumber
- ¼ cup cream cheese
- 50g thinly sliced ham
Tricky tip: Add some fennel to make eyebrows.
Find more ideas in the I Quit Sugar Kids Cookbook.