Apple Ladybug Treats
  • Servings: 4
  • Preparation Time: 10
  • 2 Red Apples
  • 1/4 cup raisins
  • 1 tablespoon peanut butter
  • 8 thin pretzel sticks
  1. 1. Slice apples in half from top to bottom and scoop out the cores using a knife or melon baller. If you have an apple corer, core them first, then slice. Place each apple half flat side down on a small plate.
  2. 2.Dab peanut butter on to the back of the 'lady bug', then stick raisins onto the dabs for spots. Use this method to make eyes too. Stick one end of each pretzel stick into a raisin, then press the other end into the apples to make antennae.
  3. Variations and Suggestions:
  4. For children with peanut allergies dried cranberries and raisin with strawberry cream cheese can be used instead of peanut butter
Red apples are decorated to look like lady bugs. This is a quick and fun snack that kids will enjoy making and eating. For once kids can play with their food. Nutrition Amount per serving (4 total) Calories:113 kcal Fat: 2.3 g Carbs: 23.2g Protein: 2.1 g Cholesterol: 0 mg Sodium: 189 mg