Fun Mandarin Octopus

Mandarin Octopus

The fruit was talking to me again and seeing the mandarin peeled just made me think of an octopus.

So … here’s a simple, fun food Mandarin Octopus.

Creative kids food Mandarin Octopus


– Mandarin

– Pear

– Blueberries or raisins

– Kiwi fruit

– Almonds


1. Peel a mandarin.

Mandarin Octopus - 1 mandarin (1 of 1)

2. Slice the pear lengthways to yield “arms” and arrange around the mandarin.

Mandarin Octopus - 2 pear arms (1 of 1)

3. Stick on blueberry eyes – I used a little yoghurt.

Mandarin Octopus - 3 blueberry eyes (1 of 1)

4. Chop kiwi fruit up for the seabed.

Mandarin Octopus - 4 seabed (1 of 1)

5. Add some flaked almonds for rocks.

Mandarin Octopus - 5 rocks (1 of 1)

6. Ready to eat!

Fun food art Mandarin Octopus

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