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Cream Cheese Penguins

Cream Cheese Penguins

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"Just imagine a cute display of penguins, made with black olives, carrots and cream cheese! You can add scarves and hats by using fresh red pepper strips, or canned pimentos cut into different shapes. Use frilly toothpicks if you can." — by Valerie Lynne 
Chocolate Mice

Chocolate Mice

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"Kids will love these, they are whimsical and fun. Cute chocolate mice rolled in confectioners' sugar or chocolate cookie crumbs are very realistic." — by Rosina 
Frog Cupcakes

Frog Cupcakes

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""These frog-faced cupcakes are fun and easy to make for a child's birthday."" — by kymama 
Dirt Cake II

Dirt Cake II

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"Kids love dirt. Can be made in a large flower pot or 2 small flower pots." — by DARLENEL 
Ants on a Log

Ants on a Log

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"This is a fun snack that kids can make. It consists of artfully arranged celery, peanut butter, and raisins." — by Michele O'Sullivan 
Chocolate Spiders

Chocolate Spiders

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"Even people who don't like spiders will love these spooky treats. Melted chocolate confectioners' coating is the body and chow mein noodles form the legs. " — by JSS6801 
Easy Bunny Cake

Easy Bunny Cake

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"A simple version of a coconut white cake shaped like a bunny head! " — by Joni Ehman 
Easter Lamb Cake II

Easter Lamb Cake II

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"This white cake is baked in a lamb mold for Easter and can be decorated to look like a little lamb. If desired, spices can be added just before adding the egg whites. Some good choices are anise, nutmeg or cinnamon." — by Patricia 
Turtle Bread

Turtle Bread

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"An imaginative food that kids will love, this simple yeast bread is shaped like a turtle, complete with raisin eyes. If you have problems getting your children to eat bread, this may be the solution you need." — by Jo 
Animal Crackers

Animal Crackers

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"Make your own animal crackers! Cut these tasty not-too-sweet cookies into animal shapes. Made with buttermilk, oats and honey." — by Terri Thompson 
Edible Spiders

Edible Spiders

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"A cute Halloween snack that is fun for kids to make and eat. Marshmallows grow chow mein legs and and candy coated eyes." — by Brenda 
Apple Ladybug Treats

Apple Ladybug Treats

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"Red apples are decorated to look like lady bugs. This is a quick and fun snack that kids will enjoy making and eating. For once kids can play with their food." — by VEROS01 
Bird's Nests III

Bird's Nests III

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"Fill these cute nests with jellybeans, small gumdrops, chocolate-covered raisins, M&M's®, or other small candies. The kids can help fill the nests!" — by Rosina 
Chocolate Teddy Bear Cookies

Chocolate Teddy Bear Cookies

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"Cookies shaped like teddy bears." — by Debra Battista 
Caterpillar Cake

Caterpillar Cake

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""This is a great cake to do after a unit on bugs, wildlife, etc. Have the kids help decorate it! Use licorice whips for antennas, or gumdrops. Spread icing around caterpillar and sprinkle green tinted coconut for grass. Use any flavor cake mix or any Bundt cake recipe."" — by Heather Walker 
Worm Cake

Worm Cake

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"A favorite of youngsters in our house. Grownups love them too!" — by Sarah 
Bunny Cookies

Bunny Cookies

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"A fun Easter cookie for the children. Great tasting too!" — by Carol 
Peanut Butter Christmas Mice

Peanut Butter Christmas Mice

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"These adorable little cookies are made of creamy peanut butter, butter, sugar, egg and flour. They are transformed into little mice with peanut halves for ears, green candies for eyes, and red licorice for tails." — by Paula 
Hornets Nest Cake

Hornets Nest Cake

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"This is a bar cake similar to a brownie. The butterscotch chips and walnuts sink into the cake giving it the appearance of a hornets nest." — by Valerie Lynne 
Gingerbread Bears

Gingerbread Bears

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"These scrumptious little cuties taste great decorated with icing or just left plain. For a darker, spicier cookie, use molasses instead of corn syrup." — by anonymous 
 
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