If you want to make a snack for your kid that’s healthy and looks pretty, look no further. You’ll both have lots of fun making it, too.

What you need

Melon

Pineapple

Strawberries or blackberries

Benefits

Coordination

Learning to listen

Learning new words

Builds confidence and self-esteem and teaches your wee one about food

It’s fun, too!

How long will it take?

15 mins

What to do

  1. Cut the melon into long thin slices, then cut the pineapple, strawberries or blackberries into chunky pieces.

    slicing pineapple
  2. Help your budding artist to arrange them in the shape of a flower, using the picture as a guide. Why not talk to your child about the colours of each piece of fruit – ‘A pineapple is yellow like the sun’.

    fruit flowers