Monster Treats

Mix up your snack routine with these monster treats! Little ones love how delicious they are and it's hard not to smile while making these adorable treats! They are perfect appetizers or desserts at dinner parties!

Step-by-step tutorial

  • Step 1

    To start, cut an apple into quarters; you can make four monster treats with one apple.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 1

  • Step 2

    Cut off the core and seeds of each apple slice.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 2

  • Step 3

    Cut two parallel slits from stem to base of the apple on the side with skin, and remove the portion of the apple between the slits to create a mouth for your monster.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 3

  • Step 4

    Coat the inside of the gap with sunflower butter.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 4

  • Step 5

    Slice a strawberry to use as the tongue. Depending on how thick your slices are, one strawberry can make as many as four tongues.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 5

  • Step 6

    Place the top of the strawberry in the gap, and rest it on the bottom edge of the gap, in the sunflower butter. To create teeth, place the top end of the sunflower seed in the sunflower butter along the inside of the gap.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 6

  • Step 7

    Use a dab of sunflower butter to stick the googly eyes onto the apple bites.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 7

  • Done!

    We made a few colorful monster treats! A few are missing because I couldn't resist eating a few while I was making them. Leave a note describing the monsters you made in the comments below! What other ingredients could you use to make cool teeth or wild hair?

    Photo reference of how to complete step 8

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