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How-to: Edible Bread Dough Sculptures

June 3rd, 2013 | by Julie Finn

This bread dragon, served with a cashew and spinach spread, will grace the table at my kiddo's dragon-themed ninth-birthday party, but our dinners are often served with bread turtles, bread snowmen, bread monsters, and more, all made by the kids just for fun and just as happily eaten--whole wheat bread, consumed without complaint! Here's how to make your own edible bread sculptures


How-to: Healthy Fruit and Cheese Dinosaurs

May 13th, 2013 | by Julie Finn

Want to throw a party for a kid and NOT serve a bunch of crap to eat? That was my challenge for my kiddo's recent dinosaur-themed seventh birthday party. No potato chip "dinosaur scales," no jelly bean "dinosaur eggs," no dinosaur shaped chicken nuggets or snack crackers or grocery store cookies. It may take a little imagination to see the dinosaur in these healthy fruit and cheese dinosaurs, but kids have a ton of imagination. They also have a love of fun food, and, yep, a love of wholesome apples, grapes, and cheese



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