5 Kid Friendly Fruit Snack Ideas to Get Your Five a Day

Need some new ways to present fruit to your child? Try these fun 5 kid friendly fruit snack ideas to help get your five a day portions into them: 

frozen banana penguin#1. Sledding Penguins Frozen Banana Snack

These sledding penguins are made from bananas dipped in melted chocolate or chocolate chips.

Stick on some edible eyes and use some M&M’s cut in half for beak and feet and freeze for at least 30 minutes.


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#2. Kiwi Grape Turtles

  • kiwi turtlePeel and cut your kiwi into large slices for the turtle body
  • Make some small tails out of kiwi
  • Keep aside some kiwi seeds for eyes
  • Cut some grapes in half for feet
  • Stick kiwi seed eyes on whole grapes for your turtle’s head.
  • Create your turtle!


#3. Sesame Street Fruit Fun

sesame street fruit platter

  • Elmo is made from cherry tomatoes, baby carrots and raisins/blueberries/olives
  • Big Bird from pineapple/banana
  • Oscar uses brocolli, baby carrots, raisins/blueberries/olives, apple and strips of celery
  • Grover is made from blueberries and blackberries
Fill little containers with hummus or yoghurt and top with a blueberry for the eyes.


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#4. Ernie & Bert Fruit Snack

ernie and bert fruit snackYou will need

  • 1 clementine,
  • 1 banana,
  • raisins,
  • 2 mini marshmallows, and
  • 1 red fruit roll up.



#5. Fruity Flowers

You will need

  • melon
  • kiwi
  • red grapes
  • Flower cookie cutter


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Did you try any of these? Tell us how you got on in the comments below.

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Jill is one of the co-founders of Mykidstime and a mum of 2 girls