One of my minions had a fruit kebab at a class party last year and ever since then she’s been wanting me to do it for her birthday. Well, the big day came and I decided to do it. As always, I left everything to the last minute and so ended up with only fresh strawberries and cheese. Even the skewers I had to cut in half since the ones I found was too long.

I made this colorful treat out of cheddar sticks and mozzarella sticks and fresh strawberries. I could’ve used more fruits, but I was lazy and tired. But the minion thought it was the most awesome thing ever (Ah! The amazing age where it is so easy to please them!)

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Not even the pickiest 2nd grader can say no to this birthday treat that will accompany the obligatory cupcakes.

Later I looked around on Pinterest for creativity from others and wow! Pinterest didn’t fail. People are creative! I think this fruit kebab is going to become a party staple at our house!

Here are a few creative fruit kebab ideas from Pinterest.

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Perfect for a 4th of July Party!
Source: http://gigglesgalore.net/4th-of-july-bbq/
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Why stop at little skewers when you can build a whole tree!
Source: http://www.yummytecture.com/

 

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Combine the brownie and the fruits for a sweet combination!
Source: Pillsbury Baking
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Full marks for presentation!!
Source: Pinterest
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A regular flower garden!
Source: Pinterest

Have you made fruit kebabs?  What was your favorite combination?
Have you tried anything else creative from plain old ingredients? 


 

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Smitha Barki, The "FauxRunner", is a runner, triathlete, vegetarian, User Experience Professional and a mom of 2 little minions. Slow and steady, she is passionate about her fitness journey and eager to share it and help others Redefine their Impossible.
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Fruit Kebabs – Quick and Colorful Treats
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