Kids Lunch: Cement Truck Sandwich

Here’s one for the boys!!
*GASP*

It took me forever before the tomboy creativity kicked in,
but it’s here now and I’m on a roll…literally!!

CEMENT TRUCK

~ Bread ~ Apple ~ Fruit Snack ~ Cookies ~ Grape ~

Please tell me I’m on the right track…
I have 3 girls, so I’m out of touch with this kind of thing!!

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TO MAKE CEMENT TRUCK:

Cut a piece of bread as shown to look like a truck.
Cut the side off an apple for the mixer.
Shape a window, door, and stripes out of apple as well.
I used a vitamin bottle to round out the crust for the wheels to fit.
2 chocolate cookies are used for the wheels.
Tiny slices of grape are used for the headlight and door handle.
A red fruit snack for the caution light on top of truck.

Let’s get mixin!!!

MORE FUN IS ROLLING YOUR WAY!!!

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~ Bon Ap[petite] ~

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7 Comments

  • At 2010.09.03 04:21, summer said:

    yes very boyish indeed 🙂 and the legos around the plate were a nice touch…..although your next challenge should be to make Legos out of something….jello?

    • At 2010.09.03 05:40, Kellie said:

      hey thanks!! I walked around the house like 20 times trying to figure out what to use as a back drop…big blocks were the only thing remotely boyish!! 🙂 I do believe that they have lego jello molds. Could be interesting!!

    • At 2010.09.03 09:43, Heather - Dollar Store Crafts said:

      My sons would love this and would know what it was instantly!

      • At 2010.09.03 10:24, Kellie said:

        Oh good. Thanks for letting me know that. My girls totally didn’t know what it was. For reals. Girls and boys: WORLD OF DIFFERENCE!!! 🙂

      • At 2010.09.04 16:32, Sarah Lou said:

        Love the boyish – i strolled over from craft gossip and as a mumma of three boys this will go down a treat!!! And love the fact that nothing seems to be american specific, i hate finding cute stuff and having to work out alternatives!

        • At 2010.09.04 17:08, Kellie said:

          Hi Sarah Lou!! Thanks for the comment and I’m so glad that you recognized the simplicity of the site!! I created this site for that very reason!! I too hated seeing so many cute ideas but needing to run to the grocery store just to make it. I would LOVE to see your version of the cement truck if you decide to recreate it for your boys!! Oh, and welcome to Little Nummies!!

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