Fun Autumn Leaves

Autumn Tree

Autumn is definitely here for us. The weather is starting to get colder, the leaves are falling from the trees and the days are shorter.

The boys and I put together a salad using all the autumnal colours (and a random bird!). Here’s our fun food, Autumn Tree.

Fun salad for kids Autumn Leaves

Recipe

– Celery

– Capsicum (bell pepper) orange, yellow and red

– Cucumber

– Olive

Method

1. Place celery in the shape of a tree trunk and branches.

Autumn Leaves - 1 trunk (1 of 1)

2. Then add an orange capsicum leaf.

Autumn Leaves - 2 orange leaf (1 of 1)

3. And a few more.

Autumn Leaves - 3 more orange (1 of 1)

4. Do the same with the yellow.

Autumn Leaves - 4 yellow leaves (1 of 1)

5. Then finely chop cucumber to make the grass.

Autumn Leaves - 5 cucumber (1 of 1)

6. Add some red leaves.

Autumn Leaves - 6 red leaves (1 of 1)

7. Then some fallen ones.

Autumn Leaves - 7 fallen leaves (1 of 1)

8. Finally the boys insisted I add an olive and capsicum bird (with cucumber eyes).

Fun food art Autumn Leaves

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