Thursday, November 17, 2011

David Mc Kee's Elmer the Elephant

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John was first introduced to Elmer back in preschool. He's remained a favorite character and we have a small collection of Elmer books roaming around the house.

Elmer is a pumpkin cream cheese sandwich. After I colored the top slice I slapped it into a heated skillet to get the colors to set better. A GREAT little trick because otherwise John would finish lunchtime with a rainbow face :)

Sides are beef bites, raisins and fruit snacks.

4 comments:

  1. OMGosh Karen! That is AMAZING!!
    great tip on the colors too, i never knew that! thank you!!

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  2. Hahaha. I know what you mean about "ALL of them." I have the same "problem"!! :)
    We love Elmer the elephant, too. Yours looks great!

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  3. So colorful. The bread is awesome! Thanks for linking this up to Bento of the Week at BNN!

    Diana
    Diana Rambles
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