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.
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
Melt marshmallows and butter in a saucepan
Melt butter in a medium-size saucepan over medium-high heat.
Add marshmallows and stir until mixture is completely melted together.
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.
Roll Rice Krispies into balls and cover in sprinkles
While the mixture is warm, quickly roll into medium- and small-size balls.
Dump the colored sprinkles into bowls and then roll the balls into the sprinkles, being sure to completely cover them.
You may need to roll them a few times to get them fully covered.
Fasten tops on and display!
Using toothpicks, fasten the gold ornament tops on the top of each Rice Krispies ornament.
Repeat until all of the ornaments have tops.
Then display, eat or hang on your tree!
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