Critter Crafts for Kids

Critter Crafts for Kids
  • 2 servings
  • 10 mins to prepare
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  • For the caterpillars
  • Mini mozzarella balls
  • Cherry tomatoes
  • Honey
  • Kiwi, apple and lettuce leaves
  • For the mini veg patches
  • small plant pots or bowls
  • Hummus
  • Crushed digestives or charcoal cheese biscuits
  • Baby Carrots
  • Purple sprouting broccoli



For the Cheesy Caterpillars

    1. Thread 3 mini mozzarella balls onto a cocktail stick then add a cherry tomato.
    2. Place 2 edible eyes on the tomato with a dab of honey to keep them in place. Add spots to your critter using cake sprinkles and more honey.
    3. Place on a plate with slices of kiwi and apple cut into flower shapes and some fresh herbs or lettuce leaves to set the perfect garden scene.

Mini Veg Patches

  1. Thoroughly wash and dry 2 new small plant pots or bowls.
  2. Fill each plant pot/bowl with ½ a tub of hummus, top with crushed digestives or charcoal cheese biscuits to look like soil and gently press 4 baby carrots and 4 small purple sprouting broccoli or Tenderstem broccoli to look like they are growing and ready to harvest.