Adorable Dessert That Doubles As Decor

Looking for a fun, holiday craft you can do with your kids? Put away the pencils and construction paper and make this edible craft instead! Made with Rice Krispies, colored sprinkles and ornament tops, these are easy and cute! Although they are meant for eating, you can hang these from your tree, too.

rice krispie ornaments

Who said you can't eat your ornaments? These delicious, easy to make and absolutely adorable Rice Krispies ornaments are 100 percent edible (except for the ornament top). Plus, now you'll finally have ornaments on your tree that your kids, cats or clumsy husband can't break!

Rice Krispies ornaments

Recipe inspired by Mommy Savers

Yields about 12 ornaments

Ingredients:

  • 6 cups Rice Krispies cereal
  • 10 ounces marshmallows
  • 1/4 cup butter or oil
  • Blue and green sprinkles
  • Gold ornament tops
  • Toothpicks

Directions:

1

Melt marshmallows and butter in a saucepan

Melt butter in a medium-size saucepan over medium-high heat.

melted butter

Add marshmallows and stir until mixture is completely melted together.

marshmallows

melted mallows

2

Pour marshmallow mixture over Rice Krispies

Place Rice Krispies into a large mixing bowl. Once marshmallow mixture is melted, pour over the Rice Krispies and quickly stir to coat the cereal.

mix

mix

3

Roll Rice Krispies into balls and cover in sprinkles

While the mixture is warm, quickly roll into medium- and small-size balls.

rice krispies

Dump the colored sprinkles into bowls and then roll the balls into the sprinkles, being sure to completely cover them.

sprinkles

krispie treats

You may need to roll them a few times to get them fully covered.

green ornaments

4

Fasten tops on and display!

Using toothpicks, fasten the gold ornament tops on the top of each Rice Krispies ornament.

ornaments

Repeat until all of the ornaments have tops.

ornaments

Then display, eat or hang on your tree!

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Comments on "Rice Krispies treat ornaments"

Katie December 10, 2012 | 10:52 AM

Beautiful! In fact, I wouldn't even want to eat them they're so pretty!

Shannon December 07, 2012 | 9:38 AM

Super cute! What a fun idea for a Christmas party!

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