From Easter Rice Krispie treats to chocolate bark, these Easter treats for kids are a must-try
If spring’s favorite holiday has snuck up on you this year (us too!), we’ve got you covered with a gaggle of easy-to-make Easter treats for kids. From breakfast to dessert, there’s a recipe for everybunny. Don’t forget to check out these simple Easter ideas for your backyard hunt!
Easter Rice Krispie Treat
Check out this easy Easter Rice Krispie Treat recipe from Boulder Locavore. Your kids will love how fun these are!
Easter Egg Cookie Cups
This Easter Egg Chocolate Chip Cookie Cup recipe from A Taste of Madness is a fun spin on a classic Easter treat for kids that everyone will enjoy.
Carrot-Shaped Veggie Pizza Bars
If you're looking for healthy Easter treats for kids, try these genius carrot-shaped bars from Crayons & Cravings. They’re loaded with carrots and broccoli (plus some cheese to entice the little ones!), and make the perfect afternoon snack.
Peanut Butter Eggs
Making your own peanut butter eggs might sound complicated, but they're surprisingly simple to make with the help of this easy-to-follow recipe from Food Fanatic. You can use egg molds, or just form them into balls with your hands.
Easter Chick Cupcakes
How adorable are these cupcakes from Pastry Affair? You can use store-bought cupcakes as the base, then go to town decorating them with frosting, marshmallows, and coconut.
Banana Sprinkle Pops
A unique spin on Easter treats for kids, this frozen banana pop idea screams spring. You’ll need yogurt, pastel-colored sprinkles, and a fruit squeeze. Find out how to get the coating just right by visiting Hello Wonderful.
What’s easier than pressing the print button? We think these adorable bunny bags from Minted are the perfect solution to a busy parent’s holiday woes.
Easter Bunny Chow
Your favorite snack mix just got an Easter makeover. Filled with Reese’s peanut-y goodness in every bite, this puppy chow from Life Love and Sugar is simple to make and will be a family favorite.
We think these candy kabobs are super sweet. You can use a selection of your kids’ favorite gummy treats and Peeps— the whole process should take 20 minutes or less. And, if you’ve got wee ones, be sure to cut off the pointed end of the kabob before adding the Peep. Grab the rest of the how-to over at The Baker Mama.
Pinterest-Worthy Pudding Cups
This sweet pudding cup is so easy; it’ll make you look like a Pinterest pro. Grab pudding cups (the bunny face shows up better on vanilla), googly eyes, pom poms, and a couple of other basic art supplies before letting your kids make their very own Easter Bunny. Get the tutorial over at Passion for Savings.
Vanilla Easter Biscuits with White Chocolate
Crisp, buttery, and so easy to make! We love this simple idea courtesy of Western Star via My Foodbook. They're easy to make and will make you look super creative. Plus, there's no limit to the decorating possibilities. Try crushed Easter eggs, edible glitter, freeze-dried berries, or anything else your kids love.
Easter Chocolate Bark
This Easter Chocolate Bark from Scrummy Lane is one of the best Easter treats for kids. This is such an easy recipe that you can customize it with whatever toppings you'd like.
—with additional reporting by Aimee Della Bitta and Taylor Clifton