8 Easter Treats to Make With Your Kids

These creative concoctions aren't just tasty, they're cute, too!

Spring is just around the corner, which means the Easter Bunny is on its way! Time to celebrate with these treats that turn regular sweets into clever, cute Easter creations.

Looking for more Easter activities? Check out our family guide!

Photo via Ziggity Zoom

Bunny Crepes

You can make these bunny crepes from Ziggity Zoom for either breakfast or dessert. To craft this crepe into a bunny, roll and then use a knife to make the ears. The nose is made out of the tip of a strawberry. And the eyes? A dab – well, two – of chocolate syrup.

Photo via ricekrispies.com

Robin’s Egg Nest Treats

Break out the cereal! Regular Rice Krispies Treats are transformed into something special with this robin’s egg nest treats from Kellogg’s. Use Rice Krispies Cereal coated with melted marshmallows and form into basket shapes using muffin tins. Top with green-colored coconut and egg candies. Voila! Mini bird’s nests.

Photo via Big Sis Lil Sis

Easter Bird’s Nest Candies

These treats are easy to put together and have only a few ingredients. Melt butterscotch chips and peanut butter until creamy and add in chow mein noodles. Use egg-shaped colored Peanut M&M’s to finish off these little Easter bird’s nest candies from Big Sis Lil Sis.

Photo by Emily Moiseeff

Easter Basket Cupcakes

Turn regular cupcakes into mini Easter baskets with the help of a few candies and green sprinkles. Follow the directions for Easter basket cupcakes from Metro Parent’s Crumbs blog to put together your cupcakes. Make a whole plate of them to use as the centerpiece for your brunch.

Photo via Hungry Happenings

Brownie Bunny Butts

Bring a smile to your kids’ faces with these brownie bunny butts from Hungry Happenings. Start by making brownies in muffin tins. Sprinkle green-colored coconut around the brownies. Now for the fun part: Use frosting on egg-shaped Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups to look like the bottoms of bunny feet.

Photo via Bakerella

Easter Egg Cake Pops

Fashion Easter eggs out of cake pieces and frosting. Dip in melted white chocolate and then let your kids go crazy decorating. These Easter egg cake pops from Bakerella are fun to make – and to eat!

Rice Krispie Easter Eggs

Rice Krispie treats are delicious, but they don’t stand out in a spread of Easter goodies. Take this classic kid-approved treat and transform it into pastel Easter eggs! Use food coloring to dye your cereal-marshmallow mix with bright spring colors, then shape the treats using a plastic Easter egg. Get creative by experimenting with different flavors and add-ins! 

Egg Hunt Brownie

Serve a delicious dessert that doubles as a fun egg hunt activity! This standard brownie recipe is decorated with marshmallow bunnies, edibles sprinkles or glitter and chocolate eggs, of course. Our suggestion? Add edible Easter grass (coconut shavings that are dyed green with food coloring) to hide the chocolate eggs. 

Get the recipe at Taste.com.


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Since 1986, the Metro Parent editorial team is trained to be the go-to source for metro Detroit families, offering a rich blend of expert advice, compelling stories, and the top local activities for kids. Renowned for their award-winning content, the team of editors and writers are dedicated to enriching family life by connecting parents with the finest resources and experiences our community has to offer.

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