Try these Easter treats recipes to add a little pizazz to your Easter festivities! You’ll find super easy 2 ingredient lemon bars, strawberry mousse, jelly bean bark and more! They’re great for parties or any get together where you need some sweet treats!
Recipes for Homemade Easter Treats
Here are some recipes for some delicious homemade Easter treats your kids are sure to love! These recipes are tasty and easy to prepare. They’re great for parties or family get togethers!
Jelly Bean Bark
1 1/4 lbs. white chocolate wafers, bark or chips
2 cups mini jelly beans
Line a 15x10x1 inch jelly roll pan with foil and grease with butter (no substitutes). Melt the chocolate in the microwave for 3-4 minutes, stirring every minute or so. Spread on a pan and sprinkle with jelly beans. When cooled, break into pieces.
This easy strawberry mousse recipe makes a quick and easy strawberry dessert your kids are sure to love!
Easy Strawberry Mousse Recipe
2 tsp. unflavored gelatin
2 Tbsp. cold water
1/4 cup boiling water
1 1/3 cups instant strawberry drink mix (like Nestle’s strawberry)
2 cups heavy whipping cream
2 tsp. vanilla
Soften gelatin in cold water. Let stand 5 minutes. Stir in boiling water and keep stirring until gelatin is dissolved. Cool 10 minutes. Combine drink mix, whipping cream and gelatin mixture, beating until thickened. Beat in vanilla. Spoon into individual dishes. Chill for 1-2 hours. Serves 8.
This easy 2 ingredient lemon bars recipe makes a super yummy dessert! The lemony flavor, creamy texture and powdered sugar meld to make a dessert that is magical!
Easy 2 Ingredient Lemon Bars Recipe
1 box angel food cake mix
1 can lemon pie filling
Mix ingredients. Pour into a greased 9×13 pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Sprinkle with powdered sugar.
1 bag (about 4 cups) popcorn, popped
Pretzel sticks, broken into about 1 inch pieces
6 oz. white chocolate or almond bark
Place everything but the white chocolate (or almond bark) into a large bowl. Melt the white chocolate in the microwave for 30 seconds. Stir and microwave again, repeating until melted. Pour on popcorn mix and toss well. Spread on wax paper, sprinkle with sprinkles and cool.
Easter Fun – Jelly Bean Lollipops!
For a different twist on an Easter egg hunt this year, try planting jelly beans the night before. Take 3-5 jelly beans and plant them in a little dirt. The next morning when the kids get up, they should find that a lollipop that has grown where the jelly beans were planted!
It is fun to make the sucker or lollipop the same color as the jelly beans and you could use different colored jelly beans for a multicolored sucker.
Also I do know kids so they will probably try to get you to plant jelly beans every night so to help you moms and dads out tell them they will only grow on the night before Easter. We parents always need to stay on step ahead.
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