Latest Projects — school

Easter class snack - Cheeseball carrots

Posted by Miranda Weldon on

Everyone knows the Easter bunny loves carrots, but kindergarten kids, probably not as much (although my daughter does love roasted carrots with goat cheese)! My daughters class had a STEM activity and craft planned that involved carrots the week before Easter. I was trying to come up with an idea for their special snack that matched the carrot theme, without having them turn their noses up at raw carrot sticks!  I decided I wanted to make something that looked like a carrot but with a more child friendly flavor. I happened to be making some Royal icing cookies that week...

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St.Patrick’s Day Juice Boxes

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I wanted to make cute juices for the St.Patrick’s Day snack in my daughter’s class. I found these cute Pinch Punch Tags and planned to hang them on Kool-Aid Jammer bottles, but none of the stores in my area had green in stock. I decided to just buy regular juice boxes instead, but I still wanted to use the round Pinch Punch Tags I had printed before I realized I couldn’t find green bottles. Juice boxes with their brand name/pictures/nutritional facts didn’t really scream St.Patrick’s Day to me, so I gave them a quick makeover. First I removed each straw that was...

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St.Patrick’s day class snack - Pot of gold at the end of the rainbow

Posted by Miranda Weldon on

I love putting together cute snacks for my daughters class! It’s my favorite job as room mom. Our school has a policy that parents can’t cook anything for the class though, which sometimes limits the cute snacks I can make! Parents are allowed to repackage food though, which helps open up some cute options. For St.Patrick’s day I decided to make these cute bags with twizzlers rainbows, marshmallow clouds, gold coins, and a cute bag topper! Supplies needed:  Sandwich bags Bag Topper (I found this one here ) Printer Paper Scissors Staples Mini Marshmallows  Rainbow pull apart twizzlers (I used 4 bags to make...

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