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Super Shapes Veggie Necklace

Super Shapes Veggie Necklace

String it on! Veggies, that is. Your preschooler will love making this lovely vegetable necklace. Talk about the different shapes as you make this healthy treat.

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Super Shapes Veggie Necklace
Healthy Pick
This recipe is a healthy choice for your preschooler. Prepare it together to familiarize your child with its good-for-you ingredients.
30 Minutes or Less
Start to finish, this recipe requires only a half-hour or less to make!
Lots for Kids to Do
This recipe has plenty of steps kids can do, like mixing, cutting with a plastic knife, measuring, and more.

Servings: 1

Prep Time: 15 min.

Ingredients

  • Assorted vegetables: cucumbers, red and yellow peppers, green beans, cherry tomatoes

Supplies

  • Butchers’ twine
  • Toothpick or wooden skewer

Directions

  1. Step 1

    For crisper vegetables like green beans, carrots, and broccoli, cook in salted boiling water for 1 minute. Drain and rinse under cold water.

  2. Step 2

    Cut a 12-inch length of twine. Cut the peppers into 1 1/2-inch squares or triangles. Cut the cucumbers into 1/2-inch thick slices.

  3. Step 3

    Use a toothpick or wooden skewer to poke holes in the top of the vegetable shapes. Thread the twine through the hole, using the toothpick to help push the twine through the hole and string several vegetables together.

  4. Step 4

    Discuss the different shapes and colors of the vegetables before enjoying them!

Nurtition Facts

  • Calories: 22
  • Total Fat: 0g
  • Saturated Fat: 0g
  • Trans Fat: 0g
  • Cholesterol: 0mg
  • Sodium: 4mg
  • Total Carbs: 5g
  • Fiber: 2g
  • Sugar: 2g
  • Protein: 1g
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