What a horrible sight! This slimy, squishy eyeball pasta is a gruesome treat for you and your kid.

What you need

3 tins of tomatoes

2 tablespoons olive oil

A packet of spaghetti

10-12 small fresh mozzarella balls

3-4 large black olives

Benefits

Encourages creativity and stimulates imagination learning by copying

Learning to listen

Learning new words

Builds positive association with food

How long will it take?

30 mins

What to do

  1. Heat oil in a large saucepan. Add tomatoes and cook for 15 minutes on a medium heat, stirring every so often. Next, cook the spaghetti by following the instructions on the packet.

    drained spaghetti
  2. Drain the spaghetti and put in a large bowl. For the eyeballs, press one black olive into the middle of each mozzarella ball. Then top the pasta with mozzarella 'eyeballs'. Ready to eat!

    mozzarella eyeballs in pasta