We’re excited to bring you another great article from POPSUGAR Moms, a fantastic source for mamas who want advice and news about everything from packing healthy lunches to mastering the art of stroller chic. This week, we’re featuring their story on 13 creative ways to use your leftover Easter candy. Time to whip out the baking supplies!
The Easter bunny left your kids with a large supply of candy, and they are ready to feast for days on the sweet stuff. If they do, however, they will be stuck with sugar highs, stomachaches, and potentially some cavities. Instead of letting them binge on their basket supply, why not whip up one of these delicious desserts? Your kids will be so happy with these treats, that they’ll forgive you for making them wear super cheesy Easter outfits,
Easter Egg Bark
Robin Eggs and pastel-colored frosting are key in this colorful treat.
Source: The Novice Chef
Whopper Egg Brownies
If your kids like the malted candies, then they’ll love these deluxe brownies.
Source: Confessions of a Cook Book Queen
Want to get your kids in the kitchen? Whip up some no-bake cookies from their basket of goodies.
Rice Krispies Treats Peeps
As if Rice Krispies Treats weren’t sweet enough to begin with, these Rice Krispies Treats Peeps will keep ’em full of sugar!
Source: Love From the Oven
Jelly Bean Pop-Tarts
Why buy the pastries when you can create them from leftover jelly beans?
Source: Serious Eats
Robin Egg Malted Milkshake
Give the kid’s milkshake a malty twist by throwing in a few Robin Eggs.
Source: Pass the Sushi
Chocolate Pudding Cookies
For a pop of color (and some extra chocolate), toss a few Robin Eggs or Easter M&M’s into the cookie mix.
Source: Two Peas and Their Pod
You don’t have to wait till Summer to make s’mores! And if you use Peeps, they will be extra colorful.
Source: My Borrowed Heaven
Cadbury Egg Cookie Cake Bars
The addition of Cadbury Creme Eggs gives Picky Palate’s Cookie Cake Bars a marshmallow-like consistency. Yum!
Source: Picky Palate
Pastel M&M’s are the key to taking boxed brownies to the next level.
If you bought one too many boxes of Spring Oreos, use them to make these tasty truffles.
Source: Gimme Some Oven
Easter Surprise Cupcakes
These tasty cupcakes are filled with classic Easter candies and topped with an adorable Peep.
White Chocolate Puppy Chow With Cadbury Eggs
Incorporating Cadbury Mini Eggs into puppy chow mix makes for an addictive Spring snack.
Source: Design, Eat, Repeat
How do you plan to use your leftover Easter candy?