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Valentine’s Day Fruits with Messages

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Learn to make cute Valentine’s day fruits with messages by using edible markers. Great for adding into kids lunch boxes and brightening their day.

I made these Valentine’s Day fruits with messages after seeing some fruits on the web that had adorable printables attached to them.  

Since making printables is too much work and I an kinda lazy (lol!) , I took the EASIER route and  grabbed my edible markers and simply wrote on the fruits!

You can add these fruits into your kids lunch boxes or even hubby’s lunch bag. 

Can you imagine the looks on their faces when they open their lunch boxes and see these CUTE Valentine’s Day fruits with messages?!

My FAVORITE Valentine’s Day fruits were these pears!

They were also not as waxy as the other fruits.

So, writing on them was very EASY.

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Writing on these bananas was also quite easy and I think the message on them is the CUTEST!

And my little one had a blast writing on them too… Well, more like scribbling…hehe. 

It kept him busy for a full 15 minutes and that’s a miracle…lol.

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By the way, I tip my hat off to people who photograph fruits coz I found it quite CHALLENGING. 

These oranges were especially DIFFICULT to photograph.

They were moving around on their own will… I had to tape them down so they would stop wobbling! hahaha.

Also, they are covered in a nasty waxy substance, which REFLECTS so much light.

Even after washing them a few times, I COULDN’T get rid of all that icky wax.

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When I bought these red apples, I didn’t realize I was going to use a black edible marker to write my messages.

Turns out that red and black DON’T complement each other too well, making it difficult to read the message… *sighs*

So, if you will be writing messages on apples, I SUGGEST you get yellow or green apples and use those as your Valentine’s Day fruits.

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To prepare these Valentine’s day fruits with messages, you will need the following supplies:

Black edible marker
Red edible marker 

And here are the steps:

Step 1:
Wash all your fruits and dry them properly with a small towel.

Step 2:
Use a black edible marker to write your messages…
On the oranges, write: “Orange you glad we are together?”
On the pears, write: “We make a great pear”
On the bananas, write: “I am bananas for you”
On the apples, write: “You are the apple of my eyes”

Step 3:
Use a red edible marker to draw little hearts around your messages.
And you are done!

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Well, that’s all for today.
If you liked this post, you may like some of these other Valentine’s Day ideas…
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Easy Valentine’s Day Marshmallow pops
Easy Valentine's Day Marshmallow Pops
Until next time, tata my lovelies!

29 comments on “Valentine’s Day Fruits with Messages”

  1. Thank you for the inspiration! We featured your Valentine’s Day snack recipe on our recent round up post ->

    We would love for you to check it out!

  2. Do you think you could use regular washable nontoxic markers if you used fruit that you could peel. ex Banana, orange….

  3. Hi, I ordered some edible markers which arrived today and they don’t even come close to looking like your fruit messages. The ink just pools into little globules and does not look at all nice. Which particular markers are you using?

    • I use Americolor edible markers. They have a fine tip and are very easy to use.
      Some fruits have a waxy residue, which makes it kinda hard to write on them. If you wash them thoroughly and dry them, there shouldn’t be any issues. Hope this helps 🙂

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