Ladybugs on a Raft Recipe

Ladybugs on a Raft
Difficulty: Easy | Total Time: | Active Time: | Makes: 2 - 3 servings

Peanut-butter-stuffed celery topped with raisins (a.k.a. ants on a log) is a classic after-school snack, but why not get adventurous and try a new nut butter like cashew or almond and switch the ants (raisins) for ladybugs (sweetened dried cranberries)?

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INGREDIENTS
  • 3 celery stalks
  • nut butter
  • dried cranberries
INSTRUCTIONS
Wash 3 celery stalks, trim the ends, and dry with a paper towel. Trim and cut the stalks into 3- to 4-inch pieces. Fill each stalk with nut butter and top with a few sweetened dried cranberries. Refrigerate until ready to eat.