Being home for the holidays is something we all love. As we are surrounded by family and friends we share laughs and memories together. Holiday treats, goodies and snacks are everywhere. This Christmas, liven up your homemade treats by adding a bit of spunk! Check out these five fun holiday treats that we’re sure you and your family will love!
#1 Christmas Tree Brownies
Making a box of brownies can get boring real fast. Liven up your brownies this year by adding some color! These Christmas Tree Brownies are an easy treat to make this holiday season. Simply follow the brownie box directions as followed and once those babies are cooled its time for the fun part. Cut your brownies into triangles and start by making a green swirl on the tree with frosting. Add sprinkles on the frosting and a piece of a candy cane for the tree trunk. We promise these brownies will be delicious!
#2 Snowman Donuts
Making a snowman outside can be fun, but how about making one inside instead! This Christmas season, try making these fun snowman donuts! All you need are some mini packaged powdered donuts, craft paper, ribbon, glue and a marker. Cut out hats and scarves with the ribbon and paper. Attach the hat and scarves to the snowmen and use the marker to draw on faces. Enjoy your cute festive snowmen!
#3 Christmas Light Cupcakes
Light up your cupcakes this Christmas by adding some color. Cook your cupcakes as followed on the box. Once your cupcakes have cooled, grab the frosting. Using a bag of icing, frost the icing in a swirl on top of the cupcake. Use black icing to create the string for the lights. Lastly, add M&M’s to create colored Christmas lights. These cupcakes will not only be delicious but will look delicious too!
#4 Rice Krispy Gingerbread Pops
Who doesn’t love a gooey delicious rice Krispy treat? Take your rice Krispy treats to the next level by making them into festive gingerbread men! Simply follow the directions step by step in the recipe below. Make sure to add cocoa powder to your rice Krispy treats to make them look like gingerbread men! After the treat has settled, use cookie cutters to cut out the gingerbread men. Decorate them with icing and M&M’s. Add a Christmas colored paper straw or popsicle stick to make your gingerbread man come alive!
#5 Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms
It’s time to get the peppermint out! These delicious chocolate peppermint blossoms will leave your mouth watering and wanting more. Simply follow the recipe below for the cookie instructions. Once your cookies have cooked and cooled a little, add a Candy Cane Kiss. Serve on a platter or deliver a plate to your friends! We promise you can’t eat just one!