My children thought this looked like balloons expanding. After the bread's been in the oven for 2 or 3 minutes, invite your little ones to WATCH.
My kids were glued!
This is how we served our pitas.
The balls are falafel.
(Falafel is a vegetarian protein made of seasoned chickpeas - very common in the middle east and introduced to me by my mom when I had Sean).
We ate them in our pitas with chopped cucumbers, tomatoes, and yellow bell peppers.
Close-up of the Falafel.