Yummy Tummy Clocks

Kids Recipe Challenge winning recipe: 3rd Place!

School day snacks: Grades 4 to 6

Here is a great way to teach time and enjoy a tasty snack! Let kids put together the clock and choose what time they are going to eat it up. Look for a variety of delicious hummus flavours available to change up the taste. Hannah, from Cambridge, thinks kids will like this recipe because kids can add the toppings in different ways.

Preparation Time: 5 minutes

Makes: 1 pita


1                      small whole wheat pita                                    1

2 Tbsp             hummus                                                       30 mL

Quarter            yellow bell pepper, sliced                               Quarter

Quarter            red bell pepper, sliced                                   Quarter

1                      carrot, cut into rounds                                     1



1. Spread the hummus evenly over the pita. 

2.Place the carrot rounds around the outer edge of the pita to make the clock numbers.

3.Use a yellow and red pepper strip to make the hands of the clock. Serve remaining yellow and red pepper strips alongside.



Try this with other favourite ingredients like bananas and other fruits to make the clock.


Nutrition information per pita: Calories: 196, Protein: 6.3g, Fat: 3.9g, Carbohydrate: 36.8g, Fibre: 6.5g, Sodium: 218mg, Calcium 52mg, Iron 2.1mg 

Last Update – May 14, 2013

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