Holiday Recipes for Kids  

Little ones can help stir up playful sweets for holiday party fun or gift giving with these kid-friendly holiday recipes.

  • Tutti Fruity Crispy Candy
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    Tutti Fruity Crispy Candy

    Bring the kids in the kitchen during their holiday break to make some super-cute (and tasty!) treats.

    You only need three ingredients to make this crispy candy. Pretzels and fruit-flavored cereal (like Fruit Loops) stirred into melted white chocolate give this simple confection a sweet and salty twist.

    Recipe: Tutti Fruity Crispy Candy

  • Marshmallow Snowmen
    Photo: Ryan Benyi; Styling: Karen Tack

    Marshmallow Snowmen

    These super-cute snowmen (which rely on melted caramels and royal icing to stay together) are easy for little hands to help put together, and they're a great way to enjoy some family time during the holidays.  Wrap them up in a simple, clear plastic bag for teacher treats or for your children to give to their friends.

    Recipe: Marshmallow Snowmen

  • Sugar Cookie Pops
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    Sugar Cookie Pops

    Make a colorful (and edible) centerpiece for the kids' table by filling a container with florist foam, topping it with jelly beans, and then sticking the pops into the foam.

    Recipe: Sugar Cookie Pops

  • Fudge Ring
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    Fudge Ring

    Perfect for the chocoholics on your gift list, this candy ring features milk chocolate fudge studded with chocolate candies and chocolate sandwich cookies.

    Recipe: Fudge Ring

  • Jelly Bean Thumbprint Cookies
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    Jelly Bean Thumbprint Cookies

    Jelly beans make a fun middle for these classic vanilla thumbprint cookies.

    Recipe: Jelly Bean Thumbprint Cookies

  • Peanut Butter 'n' Jelly Scones
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    Peanut Butter 'n' Jelly Scones

    Dress up a holiday brunch – while making it fun for your kids – with these cute homemade peanut butter scones filled with a scoop of jelly.  Little ones will love helping spoon jelly into the dough.

    Recipe: Peanut Butter 'n' Jelly Scones

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