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Recipe Food Literacy Center

Springtime Ants on a Log

This recipe is a remix of a childhood classic!

Yield: 4 celery stick snacks

Spingtime Ants on a Log


  • 4 celery sticks, rinsed
  • 3-4 Tablespoons sun butter
  • 1 orange, peeled and diced into cubes
  • 1 carrot, grated

Instructions for parents/teachers:

Dice oranges. Assist older children using a box grater to grate the carrots.

Instructions for kids:

Spread sun butter into the open cavity of the celery sticks. Top with diced oranges. Sprinkle with grated carrots.

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