Polka dots are just happy, pure and simple. As summer is winding down and the kids are moving slower and dreading going back to school, try perking them up with a polka dot-themed dinner. Or a polka dot sandwich on their first day of school followed by a polka dot pops for an extra special first day after school snack. See all the ways you can turn your food into whimsical dots after the jump…
Polka Dot Dirt Cake 1 of 10Super adorable cake with an explosion of bright colored polka dots inside. This cake will be a hit at any kids party.
Make your own polka dot dirt cake
Polka Dot Pops 2 of 10Love these little dot pops and there's no need to reserve them for Christmas either. I can see these being made anytime of year with all different colors of dots.
Make your own Polka dot pops
Polka Dot Ravioli 3 of 10Wow the family with no only homemade ravioli, but polka dot ravioli. I can see other colors too, like basil for green ravioli.
Get the recipe for polka dot ravioli at Carina Forum
Polka Dot Cheesecake 4 of 10Take a bite of cheesecake and get hit with some chocolate-y goodness along with chocolate-y cuteness.
Get the recipe for polka dot cheesecake at Pennies On A Platter
Polka Dot Sandwich 5 of 10If your kids are begging for something extraordinary in their lunch, this polk dot sandwich is just the right thing.
Get the recipe for polka dot sandwich at Kraft Recipes
Polka Dot Banana Bread 6 of 10Mmmm, banana bread and it's made extra special with chocolate chips and extra, extra special with polka dots.
Get the recipe for polka dot banana bread at Chocolate Covered Katie
Polka Dot Pasta Pizza 7 of 10It's a pizza pasta party for your mouth. Kids get ready for the fun.
Get the recipe for polka dot pasta pizza at My Recipe
Halloween Polka Dot Cake 8 of 10Get a fun surprise when you slice into this beautiful cake. I see other colors too, like white cake with multi colored dots for a birthday.
Get the recipe for Halloween polka dot cake at Snowy Bliss
Polka Dot Cookie Bars 9 of 10These dots just gave me another reason to eat a brownie.
Get the recipe for polka dot cookie bars at Taste Of Home
Polka Dot Linzertorte 10 of 10So pretty. This is made with a mostly walnut crust and filled with raspberry or apricot jam. Sounds scrumptious to me.
Get the recipe for polka dot linzertorte at Taste Of Home
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