Pretty-in-Pink Rabbit: Soak hard-boiled eggs in beet juice to create these yummy bunnies. From the April 2012 issue of FamilyFun. I'd probably just sub out food coloring for beer juice to avoid strange flavors.
Wouldn't Veggie Man be fun for the kids to put together? I think they would love it. Just have a photo of Veggie man for them to look at! Who knows, they might even eat a vegetable! Feeding Four Little Monkeys