It’s so easy to over-do it on the sweets this time of year. Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE sweets, but I don’t always LOVE the way they make me feel. And I definitely don’t LOVE the effect too much sugar has on my already-hyped-up kids.
I showed my kids the beautiful cookbook and they picked out these little snacks to try:
I’ll give you one guess why they chose these:
Yep, the marshmallows. They are all suckers for those things!
Anyway, here’s how it went down:
I got all the ingredients ready:
The kids chose an ingredient (notice which was most popular!):
Put them on the skewers:
And TA-DA! our after-school snack was ready!
It didn’t look quite like the example. We couldn’t quite figure out why. But, they were yummy, easy and fun. Best of all my kids ate a lot of fruit (along with some extra marshmallows, of course).
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