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Foost Ladybird Crackers & Celery Butterflies Recipe

This is a fun, easy and delicious food art activity. These ladybird crackers and celery butterflies are a great snack, cute addition to the lunchbox or great to add to a lunch or dinner salad platter. Great for an animal themed birthday party food too.

Servings: 6   |  Cook Time: 15 - 20 min


  • 4 tablespoons cream cheese or monster dip
  • 6 rice crackers (we love brown rice crackers)
  • 6 pieces celery, cut into pieces about 4cm long
  • 3 cherry tomatoes
  • 12 slices olives
  • 6 chives
  • 12 pretzels
  • 12 currents



  1. Spread cream cheese or monster dip onto rice crackers and into celery pieces.
  2. Cut tomato in half and then cut a slit.
  3. Place tomato on cracker (leaving room for the head).
  4. Add an olive head to each cracker.
  5. Cut some chives about 2-3cm long.
  6. Place chives into olives to make antennas.
  7. Cut tiny pieces of olives and place on tomatoes as dots.
  8. Add two pretzels onto celery as wings.
  9. Add two current eyes to finish the butterflies.