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Easter is a great time to create some pretty amazing candy creations, but they don’t have to hard or time consuming! These Easter Egg Nests are going to be perfect for your next Easter celebration!
These Rice Krispie Easter Egg Nests are easy making it a perfect recipe to do with little’s. You’ll end up with 18 nests when you’re all done! Send them home with the grandkid’s, send them to school with the kiddo’s or share them with a neighbor!
Here’s what you need to make your own:
- 3 TBSP of butter.
- 10 ounces of marshmallows.
- 6 cups of Rice Krispies.
- 18 Hershey Kisses
- 54 mini eggs
Preheat oven to 200F.
Grease an 18 muffin tray and set aside.
Place the marshmallows in a large microwave-safe bowl and heat for 25-30 seconds. Stir well, and repeat heating as needed.
Add the Rice Krispies and mix until all of the cereal is incorporated.
Scoop approximately 1/4 cup of rice krispie mixture into each muffin cups.
Grease your hands with some butter and press the rice krispies into a nest shape.
Unwrap your kisses and place one in each nest.
Put your nests in the oven to melt the kisses (approximately 10 minutes, keep an eye on them.)
Once chocolate kisses have started to melt, remove from oven and let cool 2 minutes.
Place 3 mini eggs per nest (or more if you desire)
When the nests have had a chance to harden, pop them out of the muffin tray using a butter knife.
This recipe is such a fun one to do that lets the kiddo’s use their imagination a little bit. It will be fun to see if they want to add other candies or decorations.
Let them have fun while creating these!
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If you’re looking for some other easy Easter DIY’s or recipes to do with the kiddos, you’re going to want to check these out:
- Easter Bunny Mason Jar to fill with candy!
- Dollar Store Easter Bunny Wreath
- Easter Bunny Burlap Banner
- Spring Rice Krispie Pops – you can use this with the leftover Rice Krispies from this recipe!
- Scrap Wood Easter Bunnies
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