Need a fun activity for your kids to do while you prepare dinner? Now they can help you with the meal by making Fruit Kabobs. This is a healthy, easy snack for kids or a perfect side dish to a summer dinner from the grill. These fresh fruits will help balance your overall diet and may help reduce your risk of heart disease, heart attack and stroke. High in antioxidants and vitamins, you can ensure the food your family is eating will not only taste great, but make you feel great!

Ingredients:

  • sliced bananas
  • sliced strawberries
  • cubed watermelon
  • cubed pineapple
  • grapes
  • blueberries
  • drinking straws
  • vanilla yogurt (optional)
  • nutella (optional)
  • coconut shavings (optional)

Directions:

  • Place all fruit into a large bowl
  • Take straws and choose pattern for fruit to go onto straw
  • Spear your fruit in colorful patterns
  • (Optional) dip in Nutella or yogurt, or drizzle coconut on top of fruit kabob
  • Enjoy!

 

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