Heart Shaped Carrots ~ Quick and Easy Healthy Snack idea for Valentines Day

02/09/2017 4:00 am · 45 comments

by Sarah A Thrifty Mom

Heart Shapped Carrots, How to make heart shapped carrots, fun Valenintes snack ideas that are Healthy

 

Heart Shaped Carrots healthy snack ideas for kids!

When you make food FUN, little fingers and little mouths are excited to eat it.  I was trying to come up with healthy snacks to send with my kids for lunch and I made these heart shaped carrots.  They were a HUGE hit, my kids we all smiles and ate every last one.  These would be prefect to surprise your kids for Valentines Day, a healthy Valentines snack idea.

Heart Shapped Carrots, How to make heart shapped carrots, fun Valenintes snack ideas that are Healthy

Start out by making a v shaped cut out of the top of the carrot with a sharp kitchen knife.

Heart Shapped Carrots, How to make heart shapped carrots, fun Valenintes snack ideas that are Healthy

Next use a vegetable peeler  to make a v shape on the bottom of the carrot to form to bottom of the heart.  You might need to round off the side a bit too. If  you stand the carrot on end, and look DOWN the carrot it is easier to see the shape you are making.

Heart Shapped Carrots, How to make heart shapped carrots, fun Valenintes snack ideas that are Healthy Next chop the carrot into slices and you have a bunch of FUN heart shaped carrots.  You can eat them as is,  or put them in salads or soups.

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Barbara Godshall
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Going to surprise my little sous chef Monday when he helps me get dinner ready. I have a wavy cutter with a big handle that he likes to chop vegetables with safely. This will surprise him. And hopefully his little sister when it’s dinner time. I have a few nice big carrots that will be easy I hope to prep for my little grandson (5yrs.old) to make his wavy slices that will be hearts!

Nancy Squires
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I’m so going to make them for Valentine’s,so cute

Christina Vargas
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Can’t wait to try this with the family!!

A Thrifty Mom
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Heart pickles sound awesome 😉

Samantha Striegel
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Happy birthday danyell

Sally Goddard
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I want to try this with a pickle, lol

Ann-Carl Ercoli
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My son is a good veggie eater

Kim Hamilton
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Or put in salads

Becky Mooney Sauberan
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Becky Mooney Sauberan

I love this! Cute!

Regenia K Compton
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I love this idea even for myself

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A Thrifty Mom
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SO HAPPY thank you for letting me know

Melanie Boatwright Beaudin
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Melanie Boatwright Beaudin

Hey from Beech Island SC

Cindy Wolff
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Tupperware one is awesome

Pamela Thompson Giesmann
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Pamela Thompson Giesmann

I can’t wait to make for the grands!! They’ll love ’em!! U0001f49cU0001f49c

Emily Walling
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I like the Tupperware one.

Margaret Ford
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I have one like that one too

Tracy Lynn
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Cute idea U0001f60a

Tracy Lynn
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Hi from Cincinnati OH

Trish Calabrese
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Love this idea, my daughter is a teacher I am gonna surprise her

Crystal Nicole Medellin
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Crystal Nicole Medellin

These would be perfect for my kids valentines party

Cinnamon Templar
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Hi from wyoming

Jennifer Waltz
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That was super fast!

Jennifer Waltz
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Totally off topic but just opened my mailbox and my pearl is here! So excited!

Cindy Serb Trudeau
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When is your next pearl party?

Trish Calabrese
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Cucumber mojhito is amazing

Kristen's Place
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Your kitchen is beautiful!

Sherri Jewell Cruz
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My kids love carrots ! Hello

Kristen's Place
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That’s how we do it too!

Nancy Johnston
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Love this .. and I can use my Clever Cutter

Carol MacLennan-Gonzales
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Carol MacLennan-Gonzales

Save shreds and mince them up for soup or put it in meatloaf

Savannah Wages-Myers
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Feed them to the chickens!

Crystal Bachand
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Love the idea though

Crystal Bachand
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My kids prefer carrots, broccoli, and peas opposed to macaroni and cheese or candy haha

Emily Walling
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I wish my son ate more veggies. When he was a baby he ate the baby food veggies.

Tabitha Diggs
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Great idea! My kids will love this.

Brittany Evancho
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Adorable! Love this idea

Hanna Soud Sheiha
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Love this idea my sons in to the carrot phase

Danyelle Wood
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Hi beautiful!!! Valentines is my birthday

A Thrifty Mom
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Shylo Payne
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Very cute idea for snacks

A Thrifty Mom
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PIN this fun idea for later

A Thrifty Mom
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THANKS

Ingard Rueda
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Pinned

A Thrifty Mom
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Healthy treat idea for Valentines day

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