Kix Cereal

Food Art: A Starfish Snack

Are you looking for an easy and fun snack to serve the kids this summer?  This starfish snack is perfect.  It’s full of fresh fruit, and contains kid-approved Kix cereal.  It can’t get better than that and I think your kids will agree!

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What You’ll Need

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2 slices of star fruit

1 raspberry

4 black currants

A handful of fresh blueberries

A handful of Kix cereal


A kitchen knife (please supervise children if allowing them to slice)


How To Make It

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1. Place 2 slices of star fruit on a plate.

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2. Place 2 black currants on each piece of star fruit for eyes.  Slice 1 thin slice off the top of your raspberry and then slice that in half.  This will give you 2 half-circles which you can place on each of your pieces of star fruit for smiles.

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3. Place some fresh blueberries and Kix cereal around the star fruit in the empty plate space.

Jill Dubien is a working mom who loves to craft and cook with her kiddos in her spare time.  Before she had kids, Jill couldn’t cook much of anything except toast and cereal, and really despised being in the kitchen. People who know her personally find it extremely humorous that she is now the self-proclaimed “Queen of fun food.” Jill blogs at Meet the Dubiens, where she shares lots of fun foods and crafts for kids.