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Fruit Roll-Ups fortune cookie valentines

Sandra Denneler is a SheKnows Expert who's been making and doing her entire life. Growing up, her favorite book was the 1973 World Book Encyclopedia's Childcraft Volume 11, Make and Do. An art director at Wichita State University, Sandra...

Deliver a small fortune on Valentine's Day

How about a Valentine's Day snack that's easy to make and even more fun to share? With special messages written and folded inside each one, everyone will feel fortunate to have you for a friend.

Fruit roll up fortune cookie

This is a really simple idea for any mom to make with her children and take to a school's Valentine's Day party, especially now that schools are encouraging parents to get away from sugary cookies and cupcakes. This is a fun, nice "fruit" treat everyone can enjoy.

Fruit Roll-Ups fortune cookie valentines

One Fruit Roll-Up makes one fortune cookie, so a box of 10 Fruit Roll-Ups will make 10 valentines.

Ingredients and supplies:

  • One box of Fruit Roll-Ups
  • Permanent marker
  • Parchment paper (Don't use plain paper; it will stick to the Fruit roll-up.)
  • One 2-inch round cookie cutter



Create your message

Write messages with a permanent ink marker on parchment paper.

1 write messages on tyvek paper strips


Prepare your Fruit Roll-Ups

Unroll one Fruit Roll-Up (any flavor you prefer) and cut into four squares.

3 cut into four squares


Slice with cookie cutters

Stack the four squares on top of each other and cut with 2-inch round cookie cutter.

4 cut with 2 inch circle cutter


Insert the message

Place message in the center of the stacked circles and fold in half, like a taco.

5 insert messages and fold


Form fortune cookies

Grab the corners and crease in the middle, pinching to form the fortune cookie shape. Pinch the shape together in the middle until it sticks and stays folded.

5 bend and fold in the center

Pass them out to your valentines!

Fruit roll up fortune cookie

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