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Grilled Cheese Delight

Mural Meal: Choo Choo Grilled Cheese Train

A sucker for dairy products, my babe loves to take down a grilled cheese sandwich for lunch. Instead of cutting it in half with a pickle in between, I like to add some commotion to the meal. And by that, I mean locomotion. Turn that cheese filled sammie into a train and that choo choos all the way to her tummy.

Cook up the cheesy classic and slice it into four squares. If you have a long plate or platter, set it out for a change of pace. Dice zucchini and cook it with a pat of butter and season with a dash of garlic salt. Once it's ready, turn the green veggie into wheels. Use sliced bananas to make a spread of sunlight above the train. Add some raisins to the engine cart as steam rises into the sky. Chop up a few carrots to connect the train cars. For their dipping pleasure, squirt a few dots of ranch dressing into the sky for clouds. For something sweet, toast some shredded coconut and place along the bottom of the train for the gravel path.

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Moms Moms 6 years
My son is going to love this as he's a train fanatic. It'd be a darling lunch for a kid's birthday party too.
Pets Pets 6 years
I still remember the time my mom tried to make me a grilled cheese . . . and forgot to add the cheese. Sigh.
Chouette4u Chouette4u 6 years
This is so cute. I am not this creative at all :(
schnappycat schnappycat 6 years
I totally FAIL as a mom. My kid is eating a regular grilled cheese cut up into uneven pieces as I type this. Oops.
mamasitamalita mamasitamalita 6 years
whoa, so much work :)
mamasitamalita mamasitamalita 6 years
whoa, so much work :)
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