Monday, December 5, 2011

Muffin Tin Monday - Christmas Treats

Okay, so very briefly, as it's late and I'm knackered...

It's Muffin Tin Monday! Today I was doing Christmas baking, so when The Muffin got home from kindy, she had a Christmas Treats themed tin:

Top Row: Banana slices with candy cane cutouts; Pear with a gingerbread man pick; Mini pudding truffle (recipe here - and this time we tried out the new Cadbury Melts, and they are sooooo much better than Nestle!)

Middle: Little cup with various sprinkles.

Bottom Row: Ham and cheese "clothes"; Gingerbread man shaped bread and butter; Candy cane.

The idea of the little bread men was that she could use the cheese and ham clothes and the sprinkles to create her own little people. Here's what she came up with:

I particularly liked her little man with its hat. She said the white star was for its mouth ("because I ran out of round sprinkles") but I think it So looks like a little moustache! :o)

The After Shot:

The Muffin loooooved this tin! I have a cute theme planned for next week, too, and hopefully I'll be able to include some more challenging foods in that one! (do I dare incurring her wrath by including cucumber again??? You'll just have to come back next week to find out!)

To check out what other yummy mummies served up this week, go to The Muffin Tin Mom's blog.


Rockabye Butterfly said...

Oooh nice work!
This is like what I just did a couple of weeks ago! Butterfly had fun dressing up her gingerbread man in her muffin tin meal too! :) So festive!

JDaniel4's Mom said...

What a lovely lunch! I love your candy cane cutouts!

kewkew said...

That is just too cute and so creative. I love the little dress your own people. and the banana slices are cute.

Michelle, Muffin Tin Mom said...

super cute muffin cups and I love your theme

Sugary Flower said...

Rockabye Butterfly: It was you! I knew I had got the idea from someone, but I couldn't remember/find it again. So thanks for the idea!
And thanks everyone for your nice comments!

Lisa @ Two Bears Farm said...

What a fun idea! They are adorable :-)

Jessica at Kids Napping? I'm Scrapping! said...

Oh, oh, oh! So cute!!

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