Step aside, fruit cake. There's a new cake of fruit in town.
Of all the lowdown, dirty, sneaky, underhanded ways to get someone to eat healthy, this has got to be the most genius of them all.
Sure, your kid won't eat pineapple or mango or passion fruit. But I bet he'll eat it if you smoosh it together and form it into the shape of a cake!
What's that? Your husband finds roasted almonds, pecans, walnuts and hazelnuts all revolting? Well, what would he say to a delightful slice of cake-shaped nuts? Yeah. That's what I thought.
Take it from me, if your family is anything like my family, you can cram pretty much anything into a square shape, call it cake, serve it up in slices, and they'll eat it.
What can I say? They're simple creatures.