Charcuterie Boards are all the rage lately. Tik Tok, Instagram and Pinterest has made Charcuterie boards look delicious and doable. It has me thinking that I can make one myself that tastes as great as the picture makes it look. Then I realized I can make a meal out of these boards or a sweet treat! So I thought I’d share some of these ideas with you all to spice up your weekend lunch, movie night or a lazy Sunday!
The Lunch Board:
All you need are cookie cutters in fun shapes to cut out the sandwiches and cheese. You can really use any fruits you have on hand to make this platter along with some salty snacks for a little crunch!
- Turkey and Cheese Sandwich
- Strawberries, Grapes, Starfruit and Blueberries
- Individually wrapped cheese along with cheddar cheese cubes
- Gummies and Cookies for Dessert
How cute and fun is this Birthday Dessert board? I know birthdays have been looking a little different lately and this may be a fun new tradition to start with your family this year! Gather all of your child’s favorite desserts and create their very own birthday board!
- Birthday Cake in the center
- Chocolate covered pretzels
- Frosted animal crackers
- Rice Krispy Treats
- Caramel Corn
Movie Night Board:
I don’t know about you, but it’s been a while since I’ve gone to the movie theaters and enjoyed movie theater candy! I know they’re available at convenience stores in the area, so why not stock up and have a special movie night at home?!
- Sour Patch Kids
- Milk Duds
- Sweedish Fish
- Hot Tamales
For all you parents out there trying to get your kids to enjoy vegetables as a snack, here is a creative way to make healthy snacking fun! Choose some safety fruits and veggies, while incorporating new ones that your children may not have been open to trying in the past, and see how it goes!
- Cherry tomatoes