It’s National Strawberry Week and strawberries are one of the most popular fruits around, especially with children, they are delicious, nutritious and easy to eat – nature’s finger food! So to celebrate this red healthy treat, here are 10 Sensational Ideas for Strawberries for Kids:
#1. Strawberry and Banana Cars
What child wouldn’t enjoy helping to make and then scoff these delicious looking strawberry and banana cars?
#2. Strawberry Fish
Kids love fun food and this strawberry fish toast looks easy peasy to make with strawberries for scales, blueberries for bubbles and some raspberries for decoration.
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#3. Strawberry Lemonade Ice Pops
This Strawberry Lemonade Ice Pops recipe from Courtneyssweets.com takes less than 5 minutes to prep, wait a few hours and you have a delicious and healthy dessert for the whole family.
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#4. Strawberry Flowers
This fun idea for strawberry flowers from Momendeavors.com uses string cheese for the flower stems and center of the petals which are made from cut strawberries, and kiwi slices for leaves and grass. So lovely and delicious looking!
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#5. Strawberry Mice
Cute cute cute. Make some little strawberry mice with peanut ears, red licorice tails and little chocolate eyes to go with wedges of cheese.
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#6. Strawberry Angry Bird
We just love this Angry Bird made of strawberries, melon and blueberries. A great way to get your child to tuck into some fruit.
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#7. Strawberry Milkshake
Kids love milkshakes, and making your own is easy peasy. You can use vanilla ice cream or vanilla yoghurt to add a bit of texture in this delicious Strawberry and Banana Milkshake.
#8. Strawberry Ice Cream
This is Rachel Allen’s strawberry ice cream recipe and a firm favourite in our house. It is really light and creamy and best of all you don’t need an ice-cream machine!
#9. Strawberry Printable Craft
This cute Strawberry Craft from Learncreatelove.com can be downloaded and printed and then your child can cut out and colour and glue their strawberry.
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#10. Strawberry Bubble Wrap Craft
We love this bubble wrap craft from Intheplayroom.co.uk, in my experience kids adore bubble wrap (the popping!) and they’ll love using paint and the bubble wrap to create strawberry art.
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Over to you now! Any favourite fun ideas for strawberries kids? Share them with us in the comments below!