Hippy hoppity, Easter is on its way! We’ve hunted high and low to compile a list of cute homemade candies that any bunny can create. Make your Easter baskets extra special this year with these easy DIY treats you can make right in your own open concept kitchen.
But first things first. You’ve installed DIY kitchen cabinets, and you love a good do-it-yourself project — so why not make your own Easter baskets this year? We love this idea of making DIY Felt Easter Baskets from Better Homes and Gardens. Super simple and oh so adorable, these little baskets will hold all your homemade goodies. For instructions and a list of materials, click here.
What’s better than colorful Easter eggs? Chocolate Easter eggs! This easy recipe for
Easter Egg Oreo Truffles comes from Gimme Some Oven, and has just four ingredients! Cute as can be, there is also a festive Golden Easter Egg variation that calls for vanilla sandwich cookies, white chocolate and a bit of food coloring. Make them ahead of time, and store your truffles in the refrigerator in a sealed contain for up to a week.
Spring is a magical season, and that calls for marshmallow wands! This clever springtime idea comes from Two Sisters Crafting, and couldn’t be easier to whip up. Just skewer some marshmallows on a lollipop stick, and get creative with sprinkles, colorful melted chocolate, and pastel candies. For directions on making Springtime Marshmallow Wands in your open concept kitchen, click here. Store your wands in a clear treat bag tied with a ribbon.
In the springtime, little bird’s nests are filled with eggs and so are Easter baskets!
These Chocolate Egg Nest Cookies are the epitome of spring sweetness. They also have a bit of crunch! Use a mini muffin tin for small nests and a regular muffin tin for nests large enough for a Peep and some chocolate candy-coated eggs. For ingredients and instructions from Chef in Training, click here. Store your nests individually wrapped in a clear treat bag.
Installing DIY kitchen cabinets is easy, but when it comes to homemade candy, it doesn’t get any easier than chocolate bark! For a fun holiday twist on the classic recipe, make up a batch of Jelly Bean Bark from Taste of Home. All you need is butter, white candy coating, and everyone’s favorite Easter treats, jelly beans! For easy to follow instructions, click here. Keep your bark in a small and festive candy box that’s prefect for gifting.
There is nothing quite like DIY treat made with love in your own kitchen. So hop to it and have a happy Easter!
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