The festive season isupon us and Christmas is just around the corner. Everyone’s counting down thedays, opening up their advent calendars day by day, decorating their homes withfairy lights and tinsel, and putting up Christmas trees. It truly is the mostwonderful time of the year. And you know what can make it even better? Fun anddelicious Christmas treats. Because everyone knows that food that looks cutetastes better. So here are a couple of ideas that might inspire you to cooksome fun treats for you or your family and friends.
1. Polar Bear Hot Chocolate
We all know hotchocolate is best with marshmallows and if you can make them look fun – it’sthe best. This is so easy to achieve, just grab some candy, different sizedmarshmallows and use melted chocolate as glue.
2. Deer Rice Krispies
Why make regular ones ifyou can make them look like deer with just some M&Ms, melted chocolate andcandy eyes?
3. Polar Bear Cookies
You could use your favoritesandwich cookie recipe or just dip store-bought ones into white chocolate andadd ears, noses and eyes using candy and melted chocolate.
4. Mint Snowman Marshmallows
Did you know you canmake your own marshmallows? Oh yeah, it’s pretty easy actually and you can makethem look however you want. All you really need is gelatin and sugar.
5. Gingerbread Cookies With Ombre Buttercream
All you really need tomake the ombre buttercream is two shades of food coloring. Just make two orthree batches and put them in the bag one after another.
6. Reindeer Cake Pops
I mean, you can’t reallydo Christmas treats and not try to make a reindeer cake pop, can you? Youcould, but you’d be wrong.
7. Christmas Lights Cookies
It’s all about decoration,isn’t it? Bake your favorite cookies and make them instantly 100% Christmassyby decorating them like this.
8. Christmas Pie
Any pie can become aChristmas pie if you put a little effort into the crust. Just cut out aChristmas tree shape and you’re done.
9. Christmas Tree Sprinkle Cookies
Listen, everything looksmore festive with sprinkles. And in the case of Christmas tree-shaped cookies,it’s genius, cause it looks like tree decorations.
10. Pastel Ombre Christmas Trees
While we’re on the topicof Christmas tree-shaped cookies, we might as well show you these pastel ombredecorated ones.
11. Fancy Cookies
You don’t even have tomess around with shapes. If you use gold frosting and write in cursive –everything looks extra fancy.
12. Snowflake Cookies
It makes sense. Winter,snow, Christmas – you need some snowflake cookies. And the best thing is theydon’t have to be identical because every snowflake is unique.
13. Mittens And Sweaters
How freaking adorable isthis idea? Mittens and sweaters and hats to keep you warm. And if you make theseto be gingerbread cookies they actually will have a warming effect because ofthe spices.
14. Festive Wreath
It’s an easy shape and you can decorate it how you want, but in the end, you’ll have some cute edible Christmas wreaths. You can even use them as Christmas tree decorations.