Make movie night even more fun by matching the munchies to the movie. If squirrels play a starring role, try some of these tasty treats. And remember — no hoarding!
Squirrel s’more pops
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Made with graham crackers, marshmallows and frosting, these adorable squirrel pops are easy to make and impossible to resist.
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Roll scrapbook paper or kraft paper into individual cones, fill with nuts and let moviegoers help themselves.
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What’s a squirrel’s favorite snack? Acorns, of course! This sweet version is made with Hershey’s Kisses, melted chocolate and mini vanilla wafer cookies.
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Nutter butter acorns
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If Nutter Butter cookies are your passion, this version of the Hershey’s Kiss acorn features mini Nutter Butters and a tiny chocolate chip stem.
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Give a delicious nod to a squirrel’s natural habitat and serve chocolate-covered cookie “twigs.”
Squirrel snack bags
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Nuts may be squirrels’ favorite treat, but they’ve been known to sink their teeth into seeds, berries and just about anything else they can get their little paws on. Whip up a mix of your favorite woodsy snacks and top with cute bag toppers like these.
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Would you believe these squirrel and acorn cookies were made without cookie cutters? Click the link below to find out how you can make cookies that are shaped like these little critters.
Squirrel snack mix
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Don’t feel like bagging up the snack mix? Lay out bowls of munchies like banana chips, pretzel sticks, chocolate bits and dried cherries, and let your little squirrels forage for the mix of their choosing!
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Need a pre-movie activity? Gather the kids and let them make these funny squirrel faces with crackers, cookies and candy!
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Do you know about Skeeter? Apparently, he’s the world’s only squirrel with a nut allergy. If you have a family member with a nut allergy, pass out nut-free Skeeter cookie packs — they come in six different flavors.
Squirrel fruit kebabs
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With a squirrel cookie cutter in your hand, you can stamp out squirrel-themed snacks galore. We wouldn’t mind sinking our teeth into these squirrel fruit kebabs.
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Squirrel spice sandwich cookies
Squirrel-shaped whoopie pies!