Little Foodies: Fruit

Little Foodies is a food-based program for children between the ages of 4 and 7. We read three books together and do three food craft that the children can eat and enjoy. This was my first time doing this program, and it was so much fun!

Program Planjamberry



  • Jamberry / Bruce Degen

-Food Craftjam tarts


  • The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bearthe little mouse
    Don and Audrey Wood

-Food Craft

  • Strawberry Mice
  • I got the instructions from Eats Amazingstrawberry mice
  • I didn’t use the pine nuts (in case of food allergies) and instead used more of the chocolate chips.


  • Planting a Rainbow / Lois Ehlertplanting a rainbow

-Food Craft

  • Edible Paint on Tortillas
  • I got the idea from The Realistic Mamaedible paint
  • The blog recommended using flavored gelatin, but I chose to use jelly instead. The colors weren’t as vibrant, but it was a little more natural than the colored gelatin.

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