Easter/ for the kids

Chocolate Birds Nests

Yesterday I had coffee with one of my favourite people (Hi Lori!), and she had this fun Easter activity for us to do! (On a side note Lori, I still haven’t gotten over your butter & sprinkle sandwich images that are in my head now.  And not in a good way.  Um yuck?) Anyhoo, how cute are these little chocolate birds nests?!  And yummy too!

I wanted to share these with you because they would make a great (and simple) last minute Easter project to do with the kids!

Chocolate Birds Nests for Easter

What You Need:

  • Plastic spoons
  • Eggies
  • Chocolate chips (or Nutella)
  • Chocolate sprinkles

Here’s How To:

  • Melt the chocolate chips. Or you could use Nutella too, if you want the chocolate to be soft.
  • Dip the spoons into the melted chips, covering the spoon just enough to hold the sprinkles.
  • Sprinkle on the chocolate sprinkles.
  • Add the Eggies.
  • For a visual tutorial on how to do this, visit the blog Cute Food For Kids, where the idea for this fun project came from.

You can eat them just as it right off the spoon!  Or use them as stir sticks in hot chocolate or coffee (after you eat off the eggies)!  Too fun!

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13 Comments

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    Anonymous
    April 5, 2012 at 3:14 PM

    Oh how fun & cute; thanks for sharing!
    Happy Easter Jo-Anna 🙂
    Elizabeth

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    Loveforfood
    April 5, 2012 at 3:50 PM

    I love it, can’t wait to make them soon I love experimenting with flavours

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    Ali Richardson
    April 5, 2012 at 7:03 PM

    CUte!! I pretty much love chocolate anything 🙂

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    Jennifurla
    April 5, 2012 at 7:26 PM

    Those look adorable

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    Stephanie @ henry happened
    April 6, 2012 at 12:25 AM

    Um, yes, I totally have nutella on hand (I really need to stop letting myself buy it, haha!). Gotta do this w/ the kids this weekend!

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    Lori McC
    April 6, 2012 at 3:29 AM

    Love you, Jo! Gorgeous pics! And guess what we are having for lunch at our next get-to-gether? Yup! Dutch sandwiches! Don’t knock it til you’ve tried it baby!

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    A Pretty Life in the Suburbs
    April 6, 2012 at 4:20 AM

    @Lori McCBahahaha! Ew.

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    CherryMakeUp
    April 6, 2012 at 5:02 PM

    wow they look so cute, and seem to be easy to do!

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    momto8
    April 7, 2012 at 1:57 PM

    love love love tis fun Easter treat!
    Happy Easter!

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    Bonnie @ Uncommon
    April 8, 2012 at 1:20 AM

    What a fun treat! You have such great photos too! thanks for sharing!

    Bonnie @ uncommon

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    A Pretty Life in the Suburbs
    April 8, 2012 at 3:15 AM

    @Anonymous Thanks Elizabeth! Happy Easter!
    Jo-Anna

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    Kara @ June & Bear
    April 8, 2012 at 4:52 PM

    fun and adorable and i bet they taste great too. love the photo of them as well.

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    paige
    April 9, 2012 at 6:17 PM

    Super cute! Thanks for sharing at the Creative Genius Link Party @ the Creative Paige!

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