• French Toast Fruit Sticks

    Try this healthy, fruity snacktime idea with your tots.

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    Ingredients

    • 4 eggs, slightly beaten
    • ½ cup milk
    • ½ tsp. vanilla extract
    • ½ loaf of white bread or raisin bread, cubed with crusts trimmed off
    • 4 tbsp. salted butter
    • 24 pcs. strawberries, washed and leaves taken out
    • 24 pcs. peaches or mangoes, diced
    • 24 pcs. grapes, seedless and washed
    • 6 barbecue sticks
    • Parchment or wax paper
    • Ribbon

     

    Steps
    1. In a bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, and vanilla extract.
    2. Heat a non-stick skillet and melt half of the butter. 
    3. Dip bread cubes in mixture and immediately place in the warm skillet. Brown all sides. Take bread cubes out and place
    on a plate lined with
    paper towels.
    4. Skewer bread cubes and fruits alternately with barbecue sticks.
    5. Sprinkle sifted powdered sugar over the finished fruit and French
    toast sticks.
    6. Wrap handles
    with ribbon.
    7. Add a container of maple syrup in the snack pack.

     

    Photography by Tootoots Leyesa

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