Hear them roar (with laughter) as you make this fun and healthy recipe together.

What you need

Pasta

Pasta sauce

Sweetcorn

Black olives

Tomatoes

Benefits

Coordination

Learning to listen

Learning new words

Fuels the imagination and fills the tummy

And don’t forget, the everyday things you to together make a big difference and can help your child to grow up healthier and happier.

How long will it take?

30 mins

What to do

  1. Cook the pasta and pasta sauce by following the instructions on the packet. When it’s cool enough, ask your child to help spoon out the pasta mixed with sauce on the plate for the lion’s mane.

    pasta with sweetcorn
  2. Then sprinkle sweetcorn in the middle of the pasta before adding tomatoes for the nose and ears, and black olives for the eyes.

    pasta lion face