Owl Rice Desserts – Tremendous Wholesome Children

Enjoying with enjoyable meals is our favourite approach to craft! These Owl Rice Desserts are straightforward to create and make and a tasty balanced and wholesome snack!   

rice cakes with peanut butter and sliced fruit decorated to look like an owl

Simple and Enjoyable Wholesome Snack Thought

When craft time can double as snack time not solely can youngsters categorical their creativity, however they get enthusiastic about consuming what they made. That’s one cause we love this owl snack! One of many first weblog posts I ever wrote- years in the past!- included an owl snack. And I nonetheless assume owls are enjoyable to make! However how are you going to not craft owls, when they’re so easy and so lovable.

Feeding our children snacks is second nature.. their tiny stomachs and rising our bodies are at all times hungry! Nevertheless, generally, a snack can fulfill a youngsters urge for food for a second, solely to depart them hungry an hour later. The secret is not simply to take a look at the quantity of the snack, but in addition what the snacks are made from.  A snack that satisfies you within the second, but in addition for a number of hours after can have a mixture of fiber (for quantity), fats (for satisfaction), carbs (for vitality), and protein (for constructing).  When all these are current in a snack, I can assure these youngsters might be glad. These Owl Rice Desserts match the invoice.

ingredients for owl rice cakes

Elements to Make Owl Rice Desserts:

  • Rice Desserts– rice truffles are low in energy and fats, and are a superb supply of advanced carbohydrates. Ensure you get plain rice truffles.
  • Banana– bananas are a superb vitality supply and likewise present potassium, fiber, nutritional vitamins and vitamins.
  • Peanut Butter– peanut butter is usually a good supply of protein and wholesome fats. Select a pure peanut butter that doesn’t have added fats and sugar.
  • Blueberries– blueberries are thought-about a ‘superfood’ for a cause.. they’re filled with vitamins and antioxidants!
  • Apple– apples are a superb supply of vitamins and dietary fiber, and are wealthy in antioxidants.
  • Carrot– carrots are a superb supply of fiber, vitamin A, and beta-carotene.
  • Cheerios– Cheerios are comprised of entire grain oats, that are a superb supply of dietary fiber, nutritional vitamins, and minerals.
process shots for how to make owl rice cakes

Tips on how to Make Owl Rice Desserts:

  1. Slice your apple and banana.
  2. Unfold your rice truffles with peanut butter.
  3. Prime with sliced apples on your owl wings.
  4. Add cheerios to resemble feathers.
  5. Place banana slices for eyes. Use a dab of peanut butter to stick the blueberries to the middle of the banana slices.
  6. Lower your carrot into small triangles to resemble a beak, add to your owl rice cake.
  7. Serve your owl rice truffles with the extra carrots, apples, blueberries and bananas on the aspect.
three owl snack cakes

Extra Wholesome Snack Concepts for Children:

  • 4 every rice truffles, brown rice, plain
  • 1 medium banana
  • 4 tablespoon peanut butter, all-natural
  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 1 medium apple
  • 1 medium carrot
  • 1 cup cereal, Cheerios
  • Lay out rice truffles on a baking sheet (this may maintain the mess in a single space).

  • Slice banana and put aside.

  • Unfold peanut butter over every rice cake after which place 2 slices of banana in direction of the higher a part of every of the rice truffles. This can function your owl’s eyes. Dab a small quantity of peanut butter on the middle of the owls eyes and add a blueberry for the pupil of the attention.

  • Slice apple in half after which slice the halves into very skinny wedges (1/8 inch thick). Place 2 onto every rice cake, (peel aspect outward) to function the owl’s wings.

  • Peel carrot and slice thinly. Utilizing 4 slices, reduce into triangles for the nostril.

  • Lastly, add some cheerios for feathers between the wings.

Energy: 234kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 6g | Fats: 9g | Saturated Fats: 2g | Sodium: 117mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 15g

Natalie Monson

I am a registered dietitian, mother of 4, avid lover of meals and robust promoter of wholesome habits. Right here one can find plenty of scrumptious recipes filled with fruits and veggies, ideas for getting your youngsters to eat higher and grow to be intuitive eaters and many assets for feeding your loved ones.

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