Mini Cheese Bug Snacks

  • Total: 15 mins
  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: Severs 1-5

Need a quick and healthy snack for kids? These adorable little bugs are super easy to make, using only four ingredients: mini cheese wheels as a base, cherry tomatoes for a body, cucumbers for wings, and mini pretzel rods for antennae. 


  • 5 mini Babybel cheese rounds
  • 5 cherry tomatos (halved)
  • 1/2 cucumber (cut into 5 rounds)
  • 10 pretzel Sticks

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients.

  2. Cut the cherry tomato in half and cut one round of cucumber. Cut the cucumber round in half.

  3. Unwrap the Babybel and place 2 halves of the cherry tomato on top - 1 will form the head and 1 will form the body.

  4. Place the 2 cucumber halves standing up around the cherry tomato body to form the wings.

  5. Stick 2 pretzel sticks in around the cherry tomato head to form the antennae

  6. Repeat for as many as you’d like to make.