Fun Porridge Owl

Porridge Owl

Use your favourite breakfast grain to make porridge and then add a bit of fruit to make a super simple, cute, fun food owl.

I added a bit of cocoa powder to give my porridge some colour and to test whether the taste worked (boys rated it just OK).

Healthy Kids breakfasts Porridge Owl


– Porridge

– Mandarin

– Raisins (dates/blueberries)

– Banana

– I used pepitas for feathers


1. Put the porridge in a circular bowl.

Porridge Owl - 1 porridge (1 of 1)

2. Add two mandarin segments on either side to make the eyes.

Porridge Owl - 2 mandarins (1 of 1)

3. Then a third segment to make the beak.

Porridge Owl - 3 beak (1 of 1)

4. I used some plump raisins for pupils.

Porridge Owl - 4 pupils (1 of 1)

5. Before slicing a piece of banana for the top of his head.

Porridge Owl - 5 banana (1 of 1)

6. A few pepitas for feathers and he’s all finished and ready to eat.

Porridge Owl fun breakfast food

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