Easy Turkey Muffin for Thanksgiving Dinner


Kid friendly foods for Thanksgiving dinner. Healthy choice turkey muffin for each Thanksgiving place at the table.

Let kids make their own little turkey muffin for Thanksgiving day. This can be a combination craft type snack activity. A "Make your Own" Turkey muffin snack.

Items needed: 

  • Pumpkin muffins
  • Red apple
  • Green apple
  • Sliver of carrot
  • Squeezable icing – eyes


  1. From each apple, cut a slice from the side of the apple.
  2. Set flat and cut squared-off, tapered feathers.
  3. Cut a small beak from a thin slice of carrot.
  4. Make a slit in the end of a green grape and dab off excess moisture.
  5. Insert beak into grape.
  6. Poke small ends of feathers into muffin and set head on muffin, resting on the muffin paper.
  7. Once assembled, add tiny “dot” eyes with icing.