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The Very Busy Spider Snack

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the very busy spider snack

Fall is a busy time for families and spiders alike! This adorable and healthy snack is a great way to recharge after school. Spend some fun together in the kitchen while keeping up with the adventures of our favorite little arachnid in Eric Carle’s The Very Busy Spider.

The Very Busy Spider Snack

The Very Busy Spider Snack

Yield: 2
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Ingredients

  • 3 black seedless grapes
  • 1/4 cup raisins
  • 18 toothpicks
  • 2 clementines
  • 1 slice green bell pepper, cut in half

Instructions

  1. To assemble your spiders, skewer raisins on toothpicks and insert into grapes for legs. For your spiders' heads, cut a grape in half and attach to spiders' bodies.
  2. For the pumpkins, peel clementines and insert pepper for the stem.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 2
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 100Total Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 3mgCarbohydrates: 26gFiber: 2gSugar: 20gProtein: 1g

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Amanda Keefer

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Amanda Keefer

Amanda’s marketing, public relations and community outreach experience spans 20 years. She is the mom of two girls and two boxer dogs. You can hear her as the host of the Healthy Family Project podcast, find her cooking alongside her girls in videos on the Produce for Kids Instagram feed or spot her out volunteering with her family. When not in the office, Amanda can be found with her family on the tennis courts or at the dance studio.

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