What are cloud eggs and mermaid toast?

These are great questions and ones I bet you never thought you would ask? Ever heard of cloud eggs and mermaid toast? Until last week, I hadn’t… that is when I stumbled across this list of foods – how millennial are you? So I started with a score of 17 and took it as a challenge… since last week I am now at 20 and plan on trying a few more of the 30 on this list.

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In this article I will post recipes for the very simple and quite tasty cloud eggs and mermaid toast so you can try them on your own if you like… let me know what you think!

Ingredients for Cloud Eggs


parchment paper


cooking spray

Directions for Cloud eggs and Mermaid toast

first… Could Eggs!

Preheat oven to 350 F. Separate white and yolk of eggs and place each yolk into a separate glass or bowl. Place all whites into a large bowl with some salt and whip with a cake beater until stiff peaks form. Place bu spoonfuls on cookie sheet prepared with parchment and sprayed with cooking spray. (number of lumps of egg white should equal number of eggs used) and place a well in the middle. Bake 6 minutes and remove from oven. Place a yolk in each well and put back in the oven for 4 minutes. Et Voila – could eggs.

My son Leo said it was like eating a marshmallow but not sweet. Good but weird really.

Next: Mermaid Toast


bread for toast

cream cheese

liquid chlorophyll

Spirulina powder

Directions for Mermaid Toast

This one is easy. Make toast. Smear with cream cheese. Sprinkle with spirulina and chlorophyll and swirl around so it looks pretty – then eat – On one of mine pictured I added a drop of blue food colouring for fun for Leo – yep, Leo ate it and he actually liked it!

Give it a shot – it does require a shopping trip to a health food store or Whole Foods…

Hope you have as much fun with this as I am having!