Get tots fired up for dinnertime by creating a trip through the jungle on their plates. While staring down the lion, they'll chow down on veggies, starches, and delectable fruits. Let's set out on safari for the perfect mural meal!
First, take some rice and scatter it along the bottom of the plate to set the scene. Then steam a handful of green beans and place them on top of the rice as bushes. Using either steamed or fresh cut carrots, create a lion peeking out from behind the brush. Add a tail on the other side of the greenery as if he is hiding. Use two raisins for eyes and use an edible ink pen to draw the nose, mouth, and whiskers. Finish the piece de resistance with a watermelon sunset. Keep the tot from taking the fruit down first by telling her the sun shouldn't go down yet.