Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Rice Krispie & Flaked Coconut Peep Nests

These little nests are the perfect edible craft for your kids this Easter...  They are so easy to assemble, and make a cute centerpiece too!

Photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/32613815@N08/5566489371

What you need:
  • Rice Krispie Treats (recipe here
  • Flaked Sweetened Coconut 
  • Green Food Dye 
  • White Frosting 
  • Yellow Marshmallow Peeps  

To assemble:

1. Mix a drop of green food coloring into a large bowl of coconut. Set aside.
2. Cut rice krispie treats into small rectangles and frost with vanilla frosting.
3. Dip treats, frosting side down, into bowl of coconut "grass".
4. Put a small dollop of frosting on underside of Peep and press onto grass.
5. Arrange on platter and eat immediately!

Don't forget to take pictures of your finished product and post on our facebook wall!


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