Valentine C.R.A.F.T. #7: Heart Shaped Carrots

The BF invented this carrot trick. I was trying to cut each individual carrot slice when the BF swooped in and discovered that by shaping the whole carrot first… you can cut pretty little slices, like this…
Valentine day ideas

Use a knife to cut a “V” out of the top of the carrot…

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The carrot should look like this:

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Then use a peeler to peel around the entire carrot…

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heart shaped carrots

and look how fun it makes a boring ol’ salad look:

heart shaped food

Andy tries to get in ALL of my pictures…

heart shaped food
heart shaped food
If you think the carrots are cute, how about hearts shaping pizza, waffles, and a cake (+ 15 more heart shaped food ideas). Don’t you think the carrots would be oh so cute for a Valentine’s Day dinner! Are you thinking about  heart shaping any food for Valentine’s day?



  1. Definitely not for me…maybe if I cook it first? One way of getting kids to eat carrots though…Nice job….actually chocolate hearts are more my style!

  2. Oh my goodness–I just did a whole post about heart-shaped foods today!! :)

    Would it be ok for me to add this to the list?

  3. Very cute! I did heart shaped banana chunks today and my son ate all of them for once! :) and is that an Aggie ring???

  4. heart shaped food = better food!

  5. These are too stinking cute! I love all the fun valentine stuff you have on here right now!!


  6. YES– it is an Aggie ring :)

  7. What a cute idea! And unlike the sugary ideas everyone else has for V-day 😀

  8. I love love this! Thank you for sharing!

  9. How inspiring! My kiddos are going to love this!

  10. These are so stinkin cute Jamie!!!!

  11. Jacqui Odell says:

    Oh Neat! Very cute! I would love to have you hop over and share with us at Tell Me About It Tuesday!

  12. What a cute, easy Valentine dinner idea!

  13. Awww this is so sweet. Love this idea.


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