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April Fools' Trick: Shrunken Breakfast

Created By: Laura Regensdorf




Serve a meal in miniature: a sunny-side-up quail egg atop a piece of cocktail bread. 

(Quail eggs are available at specialty-food stores, including some Whole Foods markets, and through LocalHarvest.)

Martha Stewart Living, April 2009



Reviews (4)

  • TXMess 1 Apr, 2009

    Maybe not something the average American can afford (without a little a creative budgeting) and maybe "recycled material" but what a fun idea! My kids would think this is great! I think that especially during difficult times such as now, it is important to lighten life up a little with some humor. Our kids need to know that it's okay to laugh even when things look bleak. For a less expensive April Fools fun, serve mashed potatoes tinted with a little food coloring. The kids will love that t

  • mcatt 1 Apr, 2009

    my kids just loved the tiny eggs and also the solid milk!!
    Tonight we will have dinner n n n n la

  • picksuptoys 31 Mar, 2009

    Now that is cute!

  • Mrs S 31 Mar, 2009

    Also published for the first time a while ago. It's recycled material.