Ladybugs are good for your garden and, as this recipe shows, a good snack for your child, too.
What You Need
- Red apple
- O-shaped cereal
- Peanut butter
What You Do
- Prepare the Apple
Wash the apple and slice it in half. Cut out the core.
- Make the Ladybug’s Spots
Place the apple, peel side up, on a plate. Dab small blobs of peanut butter onto raisins and stick as many as you like onto the apple to make spots.
- Use Grapes for the Ladybug’s Head and Feet
Slide a large grape in half lengthwise and use one half to make the head. Slice three smaller grapes in half and arrange them around the apple to make feet.
- Use Cereal and Peanut Butter for the Ladybug’s Eyes
Dab a bit of peanut butter onto two pieces of o-shaped cereal and stick them on the head as shown.
- Serve Your Snack
Serve ladybug snacks with extra peanut butter for dipping. Recipe makes two snacks.