The Cutest Easter Cupcakes We've Ever Seen!

Happy Easter!Not only are these cupcakes adorable, they're also a great way to get your kids involved with food prep. Throwing a big Easter dinner? Set up a table where all of the children can decorate the cupcakes. They'll love getting to play with candy (think gingerbread houses, but for Easter!) and you'll have one less thing to worry about.

Fill Their Baskets With Easter Treats


• 1 12 oz. can vanilla frosting
• 12 cupcakes, any flavor
• 2 cups sweetened flaked coconut, chopped in food processor
• 1/4 cup pink decorating sugar
• 12 marshmallows

Decorate Your Easter Eggs in Style

• 24 thin pretzel sticks
• 12 mini marshmallows
• 24 brown M&M's minis
• 12 pink heart candies, such as Runts
• 6 black licorice laces

6 Tasty Cupcake Recipes For Every Day!

1. Spoon 2 Tbsp. vanilla frosting in a small ziplock bag. Frost cupcakes with remaining vanilla frosting. Roll tops of frosted cupcakes in coconut to cover.

2. Pace pink sugar in a small bowl. Using scissors, cut large marshmallows in half crosswise. Press cut side of each marshmallow into pink sugar to make ears. Insert a pretzel stick into 1 short end of a marshmallow ear. Insert pretzel-stick end into cupcake to make ear stand up. Repeat with another pretzel and marshmallow ear; place second marshmallow ear next to first. Repeat with remaining marshmallows and pretzels, placing two ears on each cupcake.

3. Snip a small corner from ziplock bag with vanilla frosting. Using scissors, cut mini marshmallows in half crosswise to make cheeks. Pipe small dots of frosting and attach the mini M&M eyes, heart candy nose and cheeks. Cut licorice into 1 1/2-inch pieces and insert as whiskers. Repeat with remaining cupcakes.

What's your favorite Easter treat?

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