Tomato tulips w/ green onion stems. Pretty salad or appetizer idea. Cut tomatoes as shown, scoop out pulp and seeds, then fill with your favorite herbed cream cheese, cottage cheese, or a creamy salad mixture. Add green onions as "stems.
Cherry tomatoes and black olives make cute lady bugs. Base is made up of sliced bagettes, cream cheese, smoked salmon and flat leafed parsley. Sprinkle ground black pepper on tomato and using a toothpick dot some cream cheese on the olives for the eyes.