7 Creative Easter Treats to Make With The Family

Surprise your kids with these goodies or make them together this Easter.

Make their Easter extra special this year by surprising the kids with these adorable Easter treats. If you try out any of these recipes below, be sure to tag us on social @ChicagoParent and use our community hashtag #ShareChicagoParent!

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

Easter Chick Treats

Photo Credit: Kid Friendly Things to Do

Don’t be intimidated to recreate the design for these chickies. They’re actually so easy to decorate that the kids can help, too.

Get the recipe at Kid Friendly Things to Do.

Rice Krispie Easter Eggs

Photo Credit: Two Sisters Crafting

If you love Rice Krispies Treats, then make them into a delightful Easter treat! Tip: Use some plastic eggs to help with shaping.

Get the recipe at Two Sisters Crafting.

Easter Bunny “Hug” Cookies

Photo Credit: Fun Loving Families

These bunnies are as cute as a button! You can use your favorite sugar cookie recipe to make it even more special to your family.

Get the recipe at Fun Loving Families.

Peeps Chick House

Photo Credit: Crayons & Cravings

Move over gingerbread men, peeps need their own home too! We think these are so easy to make, but if your family loves to make gingerbread houses, then you can get creative.

Get the recipe at Crayons & Cravings.

Bunny Butt Pretzels

Photo Credit: The Soccer Mom Blog

We’re sure you’ll get tons of giggles from your kiddos as soon as see this finished treat. And they taste delicious!

Get the recipe at The Soccer Mom Blog.

Easter Bird’s Nest Candies

These creative goodies come together with just a few ingredients. Melt butterscotch chips and peanut butter until creamy and add in a crunchy ingredient as your “sticks” — pretzel pieces or chow mein noodles work great! Use egg-shaped Peanut M&M’s as the finishing touch.

Get the recipe at Big Sis Lil Sis.

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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