Monday, January 10, 2011

Rainbow Ribbons - A Food Activity for Children 
Used by permission

Clean and cut fruit and place in separate bowls if you want the kids to make their own Rainbow Ribbons.  Place fruit on skewers in order listed to make a rainbow.

Assorted fruit in the colors of the rainbow:
        Red - watermelon balls, strawberries, or cherries
        Orange - orange sections, cantaloupe balls, mango, or papaya
        Yellow - pineapple cubes or banana slices
        Green - green grapes, honeydew melon balls, or kiwi fruit slices
        Blue - large whole blueberries
        Purple - purple grapes or cubed plums