Tiny Turkey Snacks

Tiny Turkey Snacks

Tiny Turkey Snacks

Ingredients:

Cocktail Pumpernickel Bread
Organic Cream Cheese (any flavor you like)
Organic Peas
Organic Red, Yellow, Green or Orange sweet pepper
Organic Carrot Slivers
Organic Cheese Slices
Organic Whole Cashews
Organic Slivered Almonds
Organic Parsley or Dill sprigs

Directions:

1, For each sandwich, spread the cream cheese between 2 slices of the bread and then stick them together.

2. For a head, use a small round cookie cutter to cut circles from another slice of bread, then attach the circle to the top of the sandwich with a dab of cream cheese.

3. To add faces like pea eyes, a slice of pepper or carrot for a snood (the thing over the beak), then you can use a pepper, cheese, or cashew as a beak.

4. Then for the body you can stick some peppers, slivered-almonds, carrot slices or parsley or dill-sprigs for feathers in between the slices. You can attach veggies to any part of the turkey you want and stick it on with cream cheese or even honey.

This same snack can be used with different fruits and pb & j! I always say get as creative as you want! There are no limits to your tiny turkeys!

Delish After School Snack

After School Snack

After School Snack

Ingredients:

4 organic bagels (any kind or even organic bread)
1 tub organic cream cheese (any flavor your children prefer even tofutti!)
8 organic strawberries
4 organic bananas
8 bamboo skewers

Directions:

*Cut the bagels or bread in half and toast them. Then cut toasted pieces into quarters.
*Spread cream cheese onto the top of each bagel chunk.
*Cut bananas into 1-inch chunks.
*Cut the strawberries in halves
*String strawberries, bananas and bagel chunks onto skewers and serve.

Note: The best part about this snack is you can change it up. If your child has any particular allergies you can use any flavors and fruits you would like. Try using peanut butter and or jelly instead of cream cheese. You can trade your bread for graham crackers or no bread at all. This is such a versitle snack for your family can enjoy it all year round. Make a game of it and put out a variety of items for your children to build their own snacks!