Cool Cucumber Toddler Sandwich Video

Cool Cucumber Toddler Sandwich Video

Today we’re sharing a recipe with you from our cookbook, but we decided to have a little fun with it this time and make it into a video! You can make this one in minutes, you won’t need to cook anything, and you’re guaranteed to want one for yourself. Plus, it’s from our cookbook! Have a look and let us know what you think in the comments. And don’t forget: you can ORDER your copy of the cookbook today!

Cool Cucumber Toddler Sandwich Video

Cool Cucumber Toddler Sandwich Recipe

Age: 12 months plus
Yield: 1 serving
Food storage: best served immediately (can refrigerate for up to 24 hours)
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: NO COOK!
Serving: self-feed, family friendly

  • 1 tablespoon fresh cream cheese, softened
  • 2 slice whole wheat bread
  • 2 tablespoons grated cucumber (about 1/3 or 1/2 cucumber)
  • 1/2 teaspoon fresh dill, minced


Grate the cucumber, then pat dry with a towel to remove excess moisture. Set aside.

Spread the cream cheese onto one of the slices of bread in a thin layer. Top with grated cucumber, then dill. Place the other slice of bread on top to make a sandwich, and give it a good press. Cut the sandwich in half or into quarters, or bite-sized pieces. Serve!

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About Alessandra Macaluso

Alessandra Macaluso is author of What a Good Eater! and The Real-Deal Bridal Bible, host of the Real-Deal Brides Podcast, and blogger at Alessandra’s work is featured in several anthologies, most recently But Did You Die? which is the fifth installment in a New York Times bestselling series. She has contributed to The Huffington Post, Scary Mommy, and many other online publications. Her original screenplay “Polar Suburbia” placed as a semi-finalist in the Moondance Film Festival. Alessandra is mom to two toddlers and a twenty-five pound Maine coon cat who believes he is a dog. She spends her time driving her OCD husband completely nuts with her constant rearrangement of scenery in their home. Learn more at and follow her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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