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Tomato Grilled Cheese Cups

What You Need:

1 (19 oz.) can of tomato soup
1/2 C of croutons
2 (1.5 oz.) individual bags of cheddar cheese cubes

How to Make It:

Pour the soup into a saucepan and place over medium heat.
Simmer the soup for 15 minutes or until heated through stirring occasionally.
Pour the soup into 2 mugs.
Divide the croutons and cheese cubes between the two mugs.

Makes 2 servings

Can you remember eating grilled cheese and tomato soup when you were a child? It just says comfort and warmth doesn’t it. Children today still love this tasty lunch and with this recipe they can make it all on their own. Shredded cheese can be used in place of the cheese cubes and for a special treat add fish shaped crackers instead of the croutons.

Preparation Time: approximately 5 minutes
Cooking Time: approximately 15 minutes
Total Time: approximately 20 minutes

Rainbow Posies

What You Need:

1 (18 oz.) pkg. refrigerated sugar cookie dough
4 shades of colored sugar
20 pastel mint candy drops

How to Make It:

Preset the oven to 350 degrees allowing it to preheat.
Cover a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
Remove the cookie dough and separate into 20 cookies.
Place a cookie onto a cutting board and cut into 4 wedges.
Roll each wedge in a different colored sugar.
Place the wedges on the cookie sheet to form flower petals.
Continue with the remaining cookies in this same manner.
Place the cookies at least 1 inch apart on the sheet.
Bake the cookies for 15 minutes or until the edges are just turning brown.
Remove the cookies and press 1 mint, point down, into the middle of each cookie.
Allow the cookies to cool on the cookie sheet for 1 minute then move to wire racks to cool completely.

Makes 20 cookies

You don’t have to limit the kids to just 4 colors. Coloring sugar is easy and the kids will have a ball choosing different food coloring to make their pretty posies. Let them use their imagination to create cookies that are bright, pretty and are a lot of fun to eat.

Preparation Time: approximately 30 minutes
Baking Time: approximately 15 minutes
Total Time: approximately 45 minutes