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It’s April Fool’s Day! Do you have your pranks planned? Have some fun with foodand surprise your family with an unexpected treat at snack time. These Banana Caterpillars are easy-to-make and silly enough to stay in the spirit of April Fool’s Day. And, you’ll feel good about feeding your kids a wholesome snack that will tide them over until dinnertime. Find the complete recipe, and more fun foods to feed your family, in the After School Snacks recipe collection on-sale now in the iCookbook store.

Banana Caterpillars

Rating: 51

Yield: Makes 2 servings

Banana Caterpillars

2 medium bananas
1/4 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup flaked coconut
4 raisins
6 thin pretzel sticks
Cut each banana crosswise into 10 slices. Assemble caterpillar by spreading slices with peanut butter and pressing pieces together.
Sprinkle half of coconut over each caterpillar; press lightly to coat. Use additional peanut butter to press raisins for eyes.
Break pretzel sticks into small pieces; press between banana slices to create legs and antennae.

Recipe © 2012 Publications International, Ltd.
Photo © 2012 Publications International, Ltd.

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