Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Firecracker Pops


Tonight my girls and I made firecracker pops from rice krispie treats, candy melts and lots of sprinkles.


To keep the stick from slipping, we dipped it in the chocolate before inserting into the treat.


Here my daughter is covering the treat with the candy melts.


We laid them on wax paper and decorated with various sugars, sprinkles, and sparkle gels

I recently found these StarMallows which I thought would be perfect for the spark on top of the firecracker. I suppose you cold cover them in yellow coating or sugar to look more like a spark, but we used them as is. I added them to the top of the pop with a toothpick.

I realized that I didnt have a really cool way to display the pops, so Kara decorated some styrofoam cups.









These easy treats will be a lot of fun for your 4th of July parties.  My girls had a great time decorating them.  

I am sharing my firecracker pops on these wonderful linky parties HERE.  

14 comments:

  1. Those not only look yummy they are super cute.

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  2. Cute Pam! Thanks for sharing!

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  3. My kids would go mad for these! What a nice idea.

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  4. These are great. What a fun idea.

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  5. New blog follower! Would love if you followed me back! Love these snacks

    www.iheartpears.blogspot.com

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  6. What a great idea sticking them into the cups - definitely going to be trying this at our next birthday party!

    Thanks for sharing on the Sunday Showcase - hope to see you there this week too!

    Charlotte
    makedoandfriend.com

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  7. Love these! How festive and yummy! Thanks so much for sharing at Mom On Timeout!

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  8. Oh, I love these!! Thanks for sharing them at Sharing Saturday!

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  9. Ooh, so yummy! Thanks for sharing with us at our Pinteresting Party. Hope you will come back and share again this week.

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  10. thanks for sharing these on the Sunday Showcase! I will be featuring your yummy pops on this week's linky :)

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  11. These are soo cute! I love that you decorated them and then made little patriotic stands too!
    Thanks so much for sharing with the Pink Hippo party.. can't wait to see what you share next~
    xoxo
    Amie @ Pinkapotamus

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